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S1E5 The History of Kimchee (Kimchi) & What To Eat In Seoul, Korea

Tommo Food, Food Experiences (Restaurants and Where To eat In...), Food Guides (What To Eat In...), Food History, The Dish Podcast

Listen To The History Of Kimchee (Kimchi) & What to Eat in Seoul Podcast Below. The Full podcast episode contains kimchee facts, a detailed background on the history of kimchee, information on when many dishes were created (some are older than you think) and some of the MUST Try Korean dishes to eat in Seoul! Most importantly, it’s a fun and informative exploration of the tasty world of Korean Food. …

6 Korean Delicacies (for the brave!)

Megsy Food, Food Guides (What To Eat In...)

If you’re looking for a country to experience weird and wonderful food (sometimes just weird!), look no further than South Korea. Korean cuisine, is generally incredible, especially if you like it spicy. At the same time, they have some delicacies which might make your stomach turn! From eating seafood so fresh that it’s still wriggling, to eating what’s known as ‘dead body soup’ (because of its strong smell!), a trip …

5 Kickass things to do in Seoul

Megsy Fun, Travel Tips

FUN-FOR-A-FIVER. Seoul is up there with Hong Kong and Singapore in terms of expensive cities in Asia, but there are still some great things you can do that will cost you less than a fiver! We hung out in Seoul for a couple of weeks to discover the best value for money that can be found in a city deemed “too expensive” by most budget travellers. 1. Visit the Gyeongbokgung …

Accommodation Review: Yurakjang Motel, Seogwipo, Jeju Island

Tommo Travel Tips

A good size, clean double room with bathtub in Seogwipo on Jeju Island for 30,000 won? Yes, there are a few but it took a lot of rejections and high priced motels before we found this one. Walking around in the rain with heavy packs for well over an hour is not a lot of fun, so hopefully this will help future travels avoid the headache!   The Yurakjang motel …

Top motel, Tapdong, Jeju

Accommodation in Jeju City: “Top Motel” in Tapdong

Tommo Travel Tips

There are two sorts of budget accommodation in Korea: The Jimjilbang (Bath-house) and the “Love” Motel. At the Jimjilbang you often end up on a mat on the floor in a public room, so if you want some privacy, the love motels are normally the answer. There are plenty of budget love motels in Jeju city and Jeju Island as a whole, so this is by no means the only …

weird museums - toilet museum seoul

Why a museum about toilets is so much fun… (With VIDEO)

Tommo Travel Freedom Podcast, Video Blogs

FUN FOR A FIVER. This is one of the stranger “museums” we’ve ever been too. Never has one place celebrated toilets and defecation to such an extent. Still, if you are looking for some cheap fun just south of Seoul and don’t get embarrassed talking about poo, this will be an entertaining diversion! Not only is the museum shaped like a giant toilet but the grounds surrounding it are filled …

puppy cafe seoul

Pandemonium at Seoul’s Pet Cafes! (With Video)

Megsy Fun, Video Blogs

In a coffee crazed country like South Korea you can expect to see a coffee shop on almost every corner. In Seoul some stores have decided to add a cute and cuddly twist… Those Crazy Cats! There are quite a few pet cafes to choose from in Seoul. We were actually looking around  for a completely different kitty cafe when we stumbled upon the appropriately named “Cat Cafe” (that was …

Tom eating live octopus, Korea

Eating Live Octopus! Busan, South Korea (Video)

Tommo Food, Tommo-Eats-Something-Terrible, Video Blogs

Food: Live Octopus (just!) Location: Busan, South Korea. Eating Korean Live Octopus The Jagalchi Fish Market in Busan is about what you expect from Asian fish markets, the fish are super fresh because they are still alive! It was the first port of call for the day and we were in need of breakfast… What better than live octopus, well, almost live, it had been dead about 30 seconds when we …