Stars and Stripes is asking readers to write about their own piece of paradise. Yes, that means you! Our annual Destination Paradise magazine highlights must-see travel spots across the Pacific — and your bit of paradise could be included in our 2019-20 edition.
When it comes to mountains, height isn’t always everything. At a mere 685 meters, Maisan Mountain, located in Jianan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, may not be very tall, but it offers a great view of neighboring peaks and unique topography.
Like in many other countries around the world, Korean cities have bus-only lanes. These have been around since 2008 and Pyeongtaek is starting to expand the lanes. To avoid issues the next time you hit the road, let’s talk about the rules drivers must follow when they drive on roads with bus lanes.
Just an hour's drive from Seoul to the northwest lies the city of Paju, which is home to a beautiful culture town, a place packed with artistic and creative restaurants, dozens of coffee shops, and stylish stores attracting visitors of all ages.
The stress from everyday life and work can wear on you. Sometimes you just need to get away, but that’s hard to do without taking vacation days. So, many people just lie on the couch after work and waste time.
When my husband and I decided to take a job opportunity that required us moving from the U.S. to Japan there was never any question that the whole family would be coming along for the adventure. This included our two cats; Snickers, a long-haired 9-year-old with an I-don’t-care attitude, and a spry, blue-eyed 2-year-old American shorthair we named...