A Small Valley Stream in Bukhansan Mountain, Seoul

In the north of Seoul, there is the largest mountain in the capital city, Bukhansan Mountain. Throughout the entire landscape of the peninsula in South Korea, there are mountains all over, even in Seoul! Bukhansan is a huge national park that attracts millions of visitors every year for hiking, birdwatching, and climbing. I’ll be sure … Read more

Cheonggyecheon Stream in Seoul, South Korea by photographer Don MacDonell

Night Photography at Cheonggyecheon

I shared some photography with you in my last post, I was in the Gwanghwamun area in Seoul, South Korea. I did some photographs at the front gate of Gyeongbokgung Palace, after that, I came down to Cheonggyecheon. I’m picking up where I left off from my last post. Cheonggyecheon is a manmade stream with … Read more

Ilsan Lake Park. A young woman sits on a rock while enjoying the scenery at Ilsan Lake Park in Goyang, South Korea. Photographed by Don MacDonell

An Afternoon Stroll at Ilsan Lake Park

If you’re in the Goyang, Gyeonggi-do area and you’re looking for a calming atmosphere to relax, it’s well worth a visit to Ilsan Lake Park. Ilsan Lake Park includes a central lake with walk and bicycle paths that encircle it. Many couples, families with children, and even older ones enjoy walking around taking in the … Read more