Back to Seoul during last Winter! | Feburary’13

You just won’t get tired of traveling to the places that you love. Seoul is at the top of my list. I can go back again and again and still never get tired of this place.
Last winter I happened to find cheap tickets to Seoul, at first I thought of flying there alone for a winter break but end up Kelvin and 2 of my friends came along. So off we go 2 months after we booked the tickets! Still felt as excited as the first time I went to Seoul. I never felt that excited even when I  fly to Japan, Hokkaido and Taiwan. This is how much I love Korea~♥
On the first night when we touched down in Seoul, it started snowing!! We were welcomed by the beautiful snow flakes and slowly it turned into a white winterland! Although this not my first time seeing snow but I donno why I felt overwhelmed to see my favorite city covered with beautiful white snow! Seoul just couldn’t stop giving me beautiful memories and it makes me miss this place more and more! 
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Our room at JGuesthouse. Small but with good location, clean and cheap! (the bed is too hard for me though) It’s located in Shinchon, next to Hyundai Dept Store and just a 5mins walk to Shinchon Subway Station.
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We’ve got a washing machine, electrical induction stove, basin, a big fridge and a password door locking system! Oh and the floor heating system, love this! 
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Our first dinner at 맵당 Map Dang in Sinchon (just beside our guesthouse) ! Super spicy and Masitseoyo~!!
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Here’s the first picture of Charlene and Bridget! My bff and ex-coursemate. ^^
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This was his first time experiencing snow…. See! So happy! Lol Snow makes people happy~
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Trying to start a snow ball fight!
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1, 2, 3 START~!! And we got our gloves and coats all wet that night!! Damn freezing… no joke!
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Taken after our snow ball fight! We all had so much fun and it’s only our first night!! I wanna play again next winter! =))
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Can’t stop starring out of the window even when I’m in the indoors…. what a beautiful night! 
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Heavy snow throughout the night…. Snow went in my mouth, my nose, my eyes, my bag and my hood! Lol
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Don’t even bear to say goodnight~
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What makes me the happiest girl is when I wake up, checking out the view from our room’s window and see exactly what I have expected or dreamt of. This made my heart freeze for a moment. Maybe it’s beautiful only in my eyes but I don’t care! I miss peeping out of the windows regularly to check out all the frozen rooftops! Wan jeong ye-peu da~ ♥♥
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Exploring the bits of Seoul Part 2… START~!
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They were too excited because this is their first time here and so lucky enough to see snow on their first visit!
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Breakfast! I miss their whipped cream soooooo much~!! They have the best whipped cream that I ever had!
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Here we are at Bukchon Hanok Village!
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Directions:
Anguk Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 2.
Go straight for about 300m to arrive at Bukchon Hanok Village.
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Ah Sum scooping the ice on the road! LOL
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Find the photo spot to capture a perfect view of the Hanoks!
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Loving this place…. I love Hanok~! I’m gonna stay in a Hanok for 1 night on my next visit! =))
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At Tosokchon (토속촌) for lunch! This place is known for its signature Samgyetang (chicken ginseng soup).
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Address:
5, Jahamun-ro 5-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul
서울 종로구 자하문로5길 5 (체부동)
Directions:
Gyeongbokgung Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 2.
Go straight about 170m and turn left onto Jahamun-ro 5-gil Road.
Tosokchon (토속촌) is located 10m ahead on the left.
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Here we are! Gonna have our Samgyetang in a Traditional Hanok house. Love it~
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Yum yum~ Awesomely delicious! Wan-jeong Masitseoyo~! Super nice especially when you have it in the winter!
Those samgyetang selling in singapore is nothing compared to this and it is not expensive at all!! So generous on the ingredients and ginsengs! I can eat 10 bowls of this!!
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I will come back again just for their Samgyetang!
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Having fun after our satisfied lunch!
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Gyeongbukgung~ So nice to see you again! I miss you~^^
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It’s winter, so the sky is getting dark early and Gyeongbukgung has closed for the day! (We visited on the next morning though.)
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Cheonggyecheon Stream.
Take a stroll down Cheonggyecheon Stream allows you to pass by many tourist spots like Dongdaemun, Namdaemun,  City hall, Gwanghwamun, Seoul Plaza, Insa-dong Street, Gyeongbukgung and etc…
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Directions:
[Subway Stations]
Line 1: City Hall, Jonggak, Jongno 3-ga, Jongno 5-ga, Dongdaemun, Sinseol-dong
Line 2: City Hall, Euljiro 1-ga, Euljiro 3-ga, Euljiro 4-ga, Sindang, Sangwangsimni
Line 3: Jongno 3-ga
Line 4: Dongdaemun History & Culture Park
Line 5: Gwanghwamun
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Doing some crazy poses with the bff right at the middle of Cheonggyecheon Stream…. Haha!
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1, 2, 3, JUMP!!
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He still couldn’t get enough of the snow ball fight! Here’s a HUGE one! Haha!
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We decided to stop by and walk to MYEONGDONG~!!! My most favourite shopping street in Seoul! ^^ Feeling so blessed to be able to see you again! OMG! YOU HAVE NO IDEA HOW MUCH I HAVE BEEN MISSING YOU MYEONGDONG~!!! I wanna cry! =’)
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DINNER TIME~^^ Some local food that I have been missing so much! Kimbab…..
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Fish cake…..
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Bibimbab….
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Kimchi Mandu…..
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And Sundubu Jjigae~!! (Spicy Toufu Stew)
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Annyeong baby~
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Street snacks!
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Within 2 hours of shopping.
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End of day 1 & 2.
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