Journeys International began running trips to South Korea in 2016. Adventure Specialist Kerina Rowley joined the first departure to this relatively unknown destination. Here, she shares her stories of the unexpected beauty, culture and history she saw along the way.
We've narrowed down the seemingly endless list of things to do in South Korea to just eight can't-miss activities. You'll do these things and much more on Discover South Korea, an intimate, guided exploration of history, traditional culture, and modern wonders.
The Maldives, Fiji, Tahiti, Bali... There are some tropical islands that get all the attention. But if you're looking for something more off-the-beaten path and less touristed, we've got the answer for you: Jeju Island, South Korea. We love it so much that we included two full days on our Discover South Korea itinerary; here's a glimpse of what you'll experience.
Journey’s first trip to South Korea, Discover South Korea, departs in September 2016. With a full itinerary of history, traditional culture, and modern wonders, a stop at the DMZ was a must-add to our list of things to do in South Korea. But why? And what exactly is the DMZ?