Overseas – Seoul


McDonald’s NEW Chocolate Pie, Only In Korea. Limited Period

A few friends reminded me to try the NEW McDonald’s Chocolate Pie since I was in Korea. Almost forgot about it, even though I have seen a few viral videos of its molten chocolate centre. Perhaps it was because this pie was not on my priority list. The “Choco Pie” is available for 1,500 Korean Won. That is about SGD$1.80 or USD$1.30. Even though New Zealand has also introduced a golden crusted Choc Pie – which is said to go well with soft serve, the Korean version has a chocolate crust. This completes the picture for chocolate lovers.......

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Under Stand Avenue - Creative Container Space At Seoul Forest, Hip Hangout Spot With A Difference

Under Stand Avenue – Creative Container Space At Seoul Forest, Hip Hangout Spot With A Difference

Other than Common Ground, Under Stand Avenue 언더스탠드에비뉴 is the other trendy shipping container space to look out for. It is located opposite Seoul Forest at Seongdong-gu, comprising of 116 repurposed colourful containers. Like other similar concept spaces, you can go expecting stalls offering food, knick-knacks, exhibitions and...

September 27, 2017
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Sinseon Seolleongtang 神仙雪濃湯 – Popular Ox-Bone Soup In Myeongdong Seoul, Opens 24/7

Sinseon Seolleongtang 神仙雪濃湯 – Popular Ox-Bone Soup In Myeongdong Seoul, Opens 24/7

Sinseon Seolleongtang 神仙雪濃湯 specialises in the traditional Korean breakfast dish of ox-bone soup. Not considered common in my part of the world though, and its popularity got me intrigued enough. The restaurant which is in operations since 1981, is a chain with multiple locations all across Korea and...

September 16, 2017
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Street Churros 스트릿 츄러스 - Popular Churros Cafe With Churro Fries And Salted Cheese Latte At Itaewon, Seoul

Street Churros 스트릿 츄러스 – Popular Churros Cafe With Churro Fries And Salted Cheese Latte At Itaewon, Seoul

Spanish churros were (once upon a time) very IN in Korea, appearing in long or tear-dropped shapes, glazed in chocolates, or served in soft-serves and desserts. Street Churros 스트릿 츄러스is a one of the most popular dessert spots in Seoul, located in the Itaewon area. For tourists, Itaewon...

September 06, 2017
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