How-To

How to Send Parcel from Korea

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This post was first loaded on 6th September 2013, updated on 1st March 2017. It has been more than two months after I left ‘The land of the morning calm’ aka South Korea for good. Do I miss her? Strangely..not yet. The first thing on my mind before I left this country was how to […]

Transportation

Seoul Subway Fare Calculation

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Yellow for android and blue for iPhone.  Everyone has a smart phone nowadays and this is a blessing for easier trip without a guide in Korea. One such application that you cannot live without if you want to travel in Seoul is called Subway Korea. It is pretty user-friendly and I will show you how you […]

Filming Set

Seodaemun Prison History Museum

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When you intend to visit KPop or KDrama’s filming spot, why not reminisce on something closer to Koreans’ heart? Back to the old times. Shall we? Let’s visit Seodaemun Prison History Museum Can you believe that these pictures of Seodameun Prison are three years recently? They were taken on a white, snowy oh so pure…day on […]

Flight

T´Way Baggage Allowance

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Source: T’Way Air website A reader emailed me about T´Way Baggage Allowance of T´way Airline to Jeju Island: Salam zarina, Do you know the baggage limit for t’way? I tried to find the info on their website but all in korean.  Do they have web check in like airasia? And normally how many hours earlier […]

Tourist Guide

Tour Guide for Spring 2015

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بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَنِ الرَّحِيم Long time not updating this blog and hopefully this one will be a good news ^^. I will be coming back to South Korea for Spring 2015 term. Insya Allah,  I will be able and available for tour guide from 28th March 2015 until 16th June 2015.  Anyone, interested to hire […]

Places To Visit

Dongdaemun Design Plaza

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This post is especially dedicated to my sister in Islam – Fashida from Limbang, Sarawak. A friend who is very generous in sharing her abundant love, insight and mostly her sincere friendship. I thank Allah for meeting an awesome person like you. May Allah grant mercy to your life in this world and in the […]

Food

Seolbing 설빙 The Must Try Bingsu

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A must-eat summer dessert!! Seolbing or in Korean – 설빙 is definitely a gem. Not that I haven’t tried bingsu / 빙수 / shaved ice before but it seems at the moment, Seolbing had me at my first spoon. Cheesy? Yup…full of it! You should never leave the cafe’ without trying their cheese patbingsu. I […]

Food

Nasi Goncang Nami Island’s Dosirak

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If you go to Nami Island, some might suggest Nasi goncang as your lunch menu. Butttttttttt….hold your horses, you might be disappointed. There is nothing wrong with Nasi goncang or Dosirak (도시락) in Korean. The only fear factor is….tada…the kimchi! If you have never tried kimchi yet…and Nasi goncang is your first meal in Korea […]

Food

Halal Burger and Pizza at Itaewon

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Thanks to Syahidah; a Malaysian student in Korea whom I met in Salam Nuri in January 2014 for telling me about PB+ Pizza and Burger; a halal Burger and pizza restaurant at Itaewon. The first thing she told me “Sis, there is a new halal burger restaurant and the burger is only about 2,000 won […]

Food

Savaro Restaurant in Itaewon

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Savaro Restaurant . Shoppe There’s Wellness In Our Food I was delighted when I heard that a Malaysian restaurant – Savaro will be opened in Itaewon!! We, Malaysians and especially Muslims can’t wait to finally eat Halal Malaysian and Korean food in Korea..^^ Right? Watching Koreans eating fried chicken glazed in shiny spicy sauce by […]