New South Korean visa Requirements for Filipinos (March 2015)

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The new requirements for Korean tourist visa effective March 1, 2015. Before March 1, 2015 After March 1, 2015 1. Certificate of Employment 2. Bank Certificate 3. Income Tax Return copy 1. Certificate of Employment – must include applicant’s position, date hired, compensation, address, office landline number(cell-phone number is not allowed), e-mail address. 2. Bank […]

February 25, 2015

Shopping at Myeongdong Seoul, South Korea

Seoul, South Korea, Travel

Day 4.2: Myeong-dong (명동) Shopping Guide We started our shopping adventure at the underground shopping centers. They sell assorted items from souvenirs,ginseng to affordable Korean fashion items. The very long underground shopping center is connected to Myeongdong, specifically at the Lotte department store. Shopping in Myeongdong Myeongdong Shopping Street is located in central Seoul, the streets can be really crowded since it is the center  for  shopping, […]

October 22, 2013

Seoul’s Thousand-Year Time-capsule

Seoul, South Korea, Travel

Day 4.1:  Seoul World Cup Stadium (서울월드컵경기장), Namsangol Hanok Village (남산골한옥마을) and Seoul’s Thousand-Year Time-capsule – Travel Guide It’s our last day in Korea, it’s also our last chance to shop for souvenirs. But before that, we decided to visit Seoul’s world cup stadium, Namsan hanok Village, Seoul’s Thousand-Year Time-capsule then to Myeondong to shop. The Seoul world cup stadium is […]

October 22, 2013

Autumn in the Palace, Deoksugung & Gyeongbokgung Palaces

Seoul, South Korea, Travel

Day 1.1: Deoksugung Palace (덕수궁) , Cheonggyecheon Stream (청계천)  and Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁) Travel Guide I woke up early and its freezing , its almost end of fall and the temperature is dropping really fast we tried our best to wake up early. For day 1 we decided to visit Deoksugung Palace (덕수궁), Cheonggyecheon Stream and lastly Gyeongbokgung Palace. These tourist attractions […]

October 13, 2013

Arriving in Seoul South Korea

Seoul, South Korea, Travel

Day 0: Seoul Infinitely Yours This is the first post for my Seoul Trip series. South Korea or officially the Republic of Korea (Hangul: 대한민국) is a sovereign state located in the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. The name “Korea” is derived from Goryeo, a dynasty which ruled in the middle Ages. Its neighbors are,China to the […]

December 4, 2012