The Baker’s Table

This German-owned bakery is the place to go for good German bread and pastries in Seoul. They also have a brunch menu, a variety of sandwiches, and soups. It is located in a quiet and beautiful neighborhood, a short walk to the Bukchon Hanok Village and Samcheong Park. We were greeted by the smell of … Continue reading The Baker’s Table

Noryangjin Fish Market

  Noryangjin Fish Market is one of Korea's largest seafood markets. If you are a seafood lover, this is the place to be. There is an old and new building. The new building is relatively clean and organized. The floors tend to be quite wet, so I recommend wearing closed-toe shoes. There is also a … Continue reading Noryangjin Fish Market

Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort

Outrigger beach resort is located on the Northeast of the island. It's secluded and a little far out from the center but if you are looking for a peaceful resort this is a good option. There are free daily shuttle buses to Chaweng beach and fisherman's village. The rooms are styled with tropical decor with … Continue reading Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort

Lusso lab, Jeongdong

Lusso Lab is located in the quiet historical area of Jeongdong, not far from Deoksugung Palace. The quaint neighborhood is beautiful for a stroll after a meal. The interior is spacious with industrial-style decor. There is an enticing display of cakes by the counter. The staff is friendly but spoke minimal English. The menu offers … Continue reading Lusso lab, Jeongdong

Silavadee pool spa resort

Silavadee pool spa resort is nestled on a rocky beach between Chaweng and Lamai beach with breathtaking sea views. The tropical-style rooms are cozy and comfortable, well equipped, and clean. The complimentary fruit was a nice touch. Facilities at the resort include two infinity pools, a private beach, a spa, and a fitness center. I … Continue reading Silavadee pool spa resort

STAR bar, Silavadee

I love this rooftop bar. The view is spectacular with a panoramic view of the sea and mountains. It is the ideal place to grab a drink, relax, and watch the sunset. The atmosphere is laid back yet romantic. Reservation is highly recommended if you prefer a specific seating area. I made a reservation and … Continue reading STAR bar, Silavadee

The Height, Silavadee

The Height is a Thai restaurant atop the hillside at the Silavadee Pool Spa Resort. The uninterrupted panoramic sea view from the terrace is stunning. The menu is extensive, offering Northern and Southern Thai dishes, including Khantoke, which is served on a pedestal tray. It was a beautiful night with a clear view of the … Continue reading The Height, Silavadee

One Michelin Star Thai restaurant – Paste

Paste is a one Michelin star restaurant located on the 3rd floor of the Gaysorn Village. The head chef, Bee Satongun, is dedicated to restoring and preserving the traditional Thai cuisine while adding some modern touch. The restaurant's interior is contemporary Thai decor with a large centerpiece of sinuous strips of silkworm cocoons. The high … Continue reading One Michelin Star Thai restaurant – Paste

Ibagu, traditional tea house

Tucked away in one of Insadong's alleyways is a quaint traditional tea house - Ibagu. The tea house is housed in a traditional building. The soft lighting and background music added to the ambiance. Our server was friendly and spoke reasonably good English. The menu consists of a variety of Korean teas, desserts, coffee, and … Continue reading Ibagu, traditional tea house

Osulloc Tea House, Myeongdong

Osulloc is a famous premium tea brand in Korea selling tea (mainly green tea) from Jeju since 1979. The Osulloc tea house in Myeongdong has a cafe and a store. The contemporary design reminds me of Starbucks. The cafe offers teas, lattes, cakes, and ice creams. You can purchase gift sets or teas from the … Continue reading Osulloc Tea House, Myeongdong