North Korea has been on my bucket list for quite some time now, since I watched some interesting documentaries on this surreal country. Going there is not that easy, you have to travel with an approved tour operator and during the whole trip you are being watched by your tour guides. And there's that feeling to support a government which might not align with your own beliefs... Well, maybe I'll never make it to North Korea anyway. But still - now I got at least to the border to North Korea, the demilitarized zone (DMZ). Yay.
Seoul. At the other side of the world. And so different than Europe. Actually, it’s hard where to start looking around and staring. And for those of you who are as impressed as irritated by the exotic Korean culture I made a small personal list of some things you shouldn’t miss when you visit Seoul. 1. […]
…translation in progress… Zur richtigen Zeit am richtigen Ort. Es ist zwar klirrendkalt, aber der Tag sonnig. Und es ist genau die richtige, leider viel zu kurze Phase, wenn das Herbstlaub noch in seiner vollen Farbenpracht von den Bäumen strahlt. Ob die Gärtner des Gyeongbokgung Palast in Seoul die Bäume danach gepflanzt haben? Fast sieht es […]