The Great Korean Beer Festival, Yongsan

This weekend my friend was still in town so he invited me out to The Great Korean Beer Festival in Yongsan.  As the name suggests, it was a beer festival but specifically it focused on craft beer from Korean microbreweries. I was originally planning on going to Seoul this weekend anyway to go to a…

Octoberfest- Korean Version

The adventure starts in the Japanese district in Yongsan, for a late lunch.  I took the train up with a coworker and decided to try and eat beforehand.  Unfortunately the ramen place we wanted to go to was closed during the time we were there!  Down the way we found a pho restaurant and my…

Weekend in Seoul, Korea – Part 1

WARNING – PICTURE INTENSIVE First off, there are a lot of pictures in here so here is a forewarning. Over the weekend, I took a trip to Seoul with two of my coworkers.  I wanted to get out of town for a little while and see what Korea has to offer, because I’ve been feeling…

What is the Yongsan Relocation Project?

Wikipedia would probably be a better reference for this post than anything that I could tell you, but in the least I can give you a brief overview of what the Yongsan Relocation Project is and what we are doing, in a general nutshell. Currently there is an Army base in Seoul, the capital city…