Seoul, South Korea – The Land of the Morning Calm

Japan might be the ‘Land of the Rising Sun’, South Korea is the Land of the Morning Calm.  This name was given by an emperor from the Ming Dynasty in China – calling Korea ‘Chaohsien’ which means ‘Morning Freshness’; later dubbed as ‘Morning Calm’ However this is a lie in Seoul.  Seoul is the complete

Kyiv

I’ve never met anyone that’s gone to Kiev (Kyiv), and the only thing I know about Ukraine is whatever I’ve read on the travel forums and that Russia wants it back.  I heard this place is cold (in terms of people), dangerous, sketchy, you have to watch out for yourself, etc…  Here’s how the conversation

KYIV / KIEV Places to See

This Kiev list is only based on where I went.  I did see a lot of places in Kiev and no Chernobyl wasn’t one of them.  Without further ado. Disclaimer: I will use Kiev and Kyiv interchangeably throughout this post 🙂 Going to Kyiv (Kiev)?  Read this first. St Andrew’s Church and Andriyivsky Uzviz I will