Posts in lifestyle
The Seoul Cartoon Cafe: Cafe Yeonnam-dong 223-14

My dad had sent us an article on Cafe Yeonnam-dong 223-14 around the time it opened, actually, as a new concept and ‘hot spot.’ I saved it as a place to visit as soon as possible, but we were living south of Gangnam at the time, and getting up to Gangbuk on the weekends was a trip. So, it fell off our radar.

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Three Instagram-Worthy Cafes in Seoul You Might Not Have Heard Of

It’s no secret that cafe culture is huge in Seoul—walk down any street and it’ll be brimming with options. You could spend an entire trip to Seoul only visiting cafes and you wouldn’t have made a dent. We’ve lived here a year and a half and haven’t. And there are still new cafes opening every other day.

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These Days

‘These days’ is an expression I rarely used before moving abroad, but 요즘 (yoh-jeum), or these days, is an expression often used in Korean, and so I’ve found myself using it often these days. We thought it was the perfect title for our new monthly series, a list of the things we’ve each been up to, and a good first post to ease back into blogging after a stretch of quiet while we’d been pretending to be locals in Europe.

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