How to Travel to Korea

 

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Traveling to another country is both a realization of a dream and a milestone in an individual’s life. 

It is a tapestry of fulfillment, and a depiction of a testamentary learning experience for every visionary traveler to achieve a portion of his or her travel bucket list. 

It is also a grand chance for him or her as well, to have a great opportunity of experiencing, interrelating, interconnecting, immersing, and relating with another culture, another group of individuals, and most importantly, living by with the country’s norms, practices, traditions, and beliefs. 

It is a surety that when an individual does all of these, during the duration and entirety of his or her stay, the travel, and tour in that respective country will be both memorable and worthwhile.  

Korea is indeed one country that is worth including and worth experiencing in a traveler’s travel bucket list and in his or her dream destination wish list. 

Every city, every province, every tourist spot, every food, and every place in Korea is beyond imagination in terms of its beauty, exceptionality, uniqueness, and grandeur as a nation that is worth topping on the global list of multifaceted and versatile countries of the world.  

This article will serve as your one-stop travel guide when traveling to the land of the morning calm, from the very first step, until such time that you arrive, embark and travel its innermost recesses and parts as a promising nation filled with helpful, smiling, honest and good-hearted people. Let us begin. 

The Application for a Korean Visa

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It is a necessity to apply for a Travel Visa, in order to travel and visit another country. The purpose of a travel visa is very essential and powerful because it allows entry and passage to every individual, who will be visiting and entering the borders of a specific country. 

A variety of purposes are served lawfully and in an abiding manner by the travel visa. 

These purposes are vacation and leisure, education, employment, and in attending personal growth and professional development initiated events such as seminars, training and conferences, and most importantly, national and international events that are held in the country as a matter of concern. 

Korea is not an exception to this premise because, in order to enter the country with the goal of having purposeful traveling, a travel visa is needed. 

Thus, in order to help every first-timer who has the goal of traveling around the country, here are the easy and adaptable steps to follow technologically online, in applying for a Korean Travel Visa, via the Korean Visa Portal Website as follows: 

  • Application Process

The Application Process can be done by clicking on a link provided for in the Korean Visa Portal Website, which is searchable via the Google Web Browser upon entering the key search words: “How to Apply for a Korean Travel Visa?”

  • Applicant

The Applicant of the Korean Travel Visa must be submitted by a foreigner or the sponsor on behalf of the applicant. 

  • Applicable Status of Stay

For the duration of stay, that is required as a response, during the application process of the Travel Visa, the advised answer for a vacation and travel purpose inside the country would be the single-entry visa.

This visa is good for 90 days as duration or less than 90 days, for the eligible applicants. This is more lawfully known as the C3 Korean Travel Tourist Visa. 

  • Required Documents

For a smooth sailing Korean Travel Visa Application, here are the following documentary requirements that are needed to serve as attachments, in the visa application as follows:

  1. Application Form for Confirmation of Visa Issuance-an electronic form on the Korean Visa Portal Website can be downloaded for usage. 
  1. Scanned image files of passport pages. 
  2. Digital Photograph-the photo must be in natural color, and has a measurement of 3.5cm x 4.5cm.
  3. Processing Fee-this can be paid through the use of a credit card that is linked and registered with e-Payment. 
  4. Soft Copy of Other Pertinent Documents for the Respective Status of Stay.
  • Procedure

Life is better when there are easier steps to follow in all aspects, right? Thus to be of help, here is a quick guide on what to do upon using the Korean Visa Portal Website, for the application of your Korean Travel Visa online as follows: 

  1. The sponsor will log-in to the Korean Visa Portal Website. 
  2. The sponsor will complete the details in the Visa Application Form. 
  3. The Visa Official will conduct the reception and review proper. 
  4. The sponsor will be responsible for the confirmation of results from the Visa Portal Website.
  5. The sponsor will download the Visa Application Form for the Applicant from the Visa Portal Website.
  6. The applicant will be responsible for the submission of the Visa application and payment at the respective Diplomatic Office. 
  7. The Visa Consul of the Diplomatic Office will work on the Visa Issuance process.
  8. The Applicant will be led to his or her arrival in Korea.
  • Check readily for the result on the Confirmation of Visa Issuance Application

The Korean Travel Visa Applicant may check the result of his or her application via the “Application Status” option that can be found in the Korean Visa Portal Website. 

The other means as a matter of option can be through a text message that will be sent by the Visa Consul, through the individual’s phone number, or through his or her email address, respectively. 

  • Visa Application

The sponsor or inviter is responsible for downloading the Visa Application form, in lieu of the applicant, from the “Application Status” that can be found in the Visa Portal Website. 

Afterwhich, the sponsor and inviter will send it to the applicant via email, and will inform the individual of the number and expiry date of the confirmation of visa issuance. 

The applicant is expected to receive the Visa Application form, for the confirmation of visa issuance, its number and expiry date, from the respective sponsor in Korea, in order to apply his or her Visa either at the Korean Embassy or Consulate General.

In conclusion, the confirmation of Visa issuance is valid for 3 months, and is effective for visa issuance in a one time setting only. Further details and inquiries can be asked from the Immigration Contact Center that is intended for the application of the Korean Travel Visa.

The Cost of a Flight to Korea  

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According to travel wizards and enthusiasts, the best time to travel to Korea, if the individual’s intent is to conform to his or her prepared budget, is during the month of March. 

The month of March is a bounty for wise-spending tourists for the reason that varied cheaper flights are offered by most if not all of the airline companies all over the world, in order for the individual to achieve his or her dream of visiting this majestic nation.

Travel buddies who have traveled to Korea, offer advice to first-timers to prepare a budget that is around $96 on a per day basis in Korea, which is equivalent to 111,389 Korean Won. 

This budget is the economical average daily budget which is based on the summary of expenses per day of previous visitors who have already travelled the country. 

In specific, an average of 29,326 Korean Won, which is equivalent to $25, is spent for meals alone, on a one day basis, and on the other hand, 14,727 Korean Won is spent solely for local transportation, on a one day basis as well. 

The Duration of a Flight to Korea

With the success of being granted the Korean Travel Tourist Visa, as well as the ample time given for the individual, to save and prepare for his or her airfare expenses and budget, for the entirety of his or her trip to Korea, it is notably worthwhile to be familiar, and how long does it take for an individual, to arrive in Korea, on an air flight basis. 

Accordingly, the travel time in going to Korea varies from one country of origin to another, depending on the individual, as to where he or she is from. 

As an example, a foreigner who comes all the way from the United States of America, as his or her country of origin, the travel time that he or she will have in going to South Korea, is a maximum of 13 hours and 35 minutes. 


  • Exciting Features of a Flight to Korea

Aside from a long hour flight, and with the sudden occurrences of inevitable turbulence on the airways, an individual can definitely expect a lot during his or her flight going to Korea. 

First and foremost, an opportunity of enjoying a sound, serene and peaceful sleep can be an option for the individual during the entirety of the flight. 

Second, the hospitable and warm approach of the flight attendant and the whole of the airline crew make the flight more memorable and heart-warming, as they are readily available to assist and cater with whatever needs that the individual may have during the entirety of the flight. 

This in return will provide more comfort and ease during the duration of the flight on the individual’s perspective. 

Third, the airline crew, through its flight attendants, will be providing an immigration entry card to the individual, as well as the custom declaration card wherein the individual will fill it up for Immigration and Customs purposes, upon arriving at the land of the morning calm. 

  • The Must-Do’s Upon Arriving in Korea 

The land of the morning calm has two accessible and top of the class international airports that offer its tourists a wide array of experiences that are beyond expectations of a thriving traveler when in Korea. 

Thus, as a primer to your travel diaries in Korea, here are some tips to consider upon your arrival in the country, most especially during a layover as follows: 

1.Seoul Incheon International Airport

This international airport is preferred by most of the tourists who envision arriving earlier in a specific place, city or province situated in South Korea. But a long layover in the airport would provide an opportunity for the tourist to spend some time enjoying what it offers. 

Thus, here are the top 7 must do activities when at Seoul Incheon International Airport as follows: 

  1. Explore and indulge the airport’s food variety scene.  
  2. Hang out and enjoy the airport’s luxurious ambience through its passenger lounge.
  1. Grab the opportunity to shop in its wide array of shopping stores. 
  1. Take a great shower in the airport’s free shower facilities. 
  1. Witness the beauty of art in the airport’s art shows and live music performances. 
  1. Rejuvenate and relax your senses at the airport’s uniquely grand spa. 
  1. Wander with enthusiasm in the airport’s lushy gardens.  

If a long layover is not a huge concern for the wandering tourist, well definitely, the international airport serves as his or her arrival destination solely in Korea.

In addition, if his or her intention is to begin immediately the touristy Korean dream expedition, here are the best suggestions on the individual’s first things first list upon arriving in Seoul Incheon International Airport, as follows: 

  1. The individual must line up for character verification, passport verification and legal entry purposes in the country, through the airport’s Immigration Center, via the Immigration personnel assigned, in the lane that you are lining in.
  2. Afterwhich, it is highly suggested that the individual must proceed to the baggage carousel in order to get and claim one’s personal luggage. 
  3. To continue with, if the individual carries with him or her an individual monetary budget or money that is from his or her origin country’s currency, it is highly suggested that he or she proceeds to the nearest foreign exchange counter or booth in the airport for it to be replaced with the equivalent Korean Won.
  4. An Internet Connection is very useful and essential for the individual’s stay in Korea. Thus, a pocket Wi-Fi is available in an array of rental stores that can be found around the airport wherein the individual’s choice as to which store he or she would want to rent would depend on him or her.
  5. The individual is all set and ready to embark on his or her travel bucket list and diaries in the land of the morning calm. He or she can opt to ride a bus, a taxi, a train or a van that is part of his or her hotel accommodation and reservation, which he or she booked and reserved beforehand in his or her country of origin.

2. Busan Gimhae International Airport 

This international airport is preferred by most of the tourists who arrive in Korea, without any place, province and city of preference in mind when touring around the land of the morning calm, but just to travel in the country.

But a long layover in the airport would provide an opportunity for the tourist to spend some time enjoying what it offers, in the most literal sense.

Thus, here are the top 6 must do activities when at Busan Gimhae International Airport as follows: 

  1. Experience a word-class shopping opportunity at Seomyeon District. 
  2. Indulge in a savory and mouth-watering street food experience at Nampo-dong’s BIFF Square.
  3. Enjoy the scenic view at Gwangan Bridge and get the chance to dip your adventurous toes in the pristine waters of the oceans’ nearby shore.
  4. Immerse on a tremendous multicultural experience at Gamcheon Cultural Village.
  5. Attune your senses with a majestically relaxing experience at Centum City’s SpaLand in Haeundae.
  6. Live out loud on a different party vibe at Seomyeon’s pumping bars and high-end clubs.

If a long layover is not an immediate concern for the wandering tourist, well definitely, the international airport serves as his or her arrival destination solely in Korea.

In addition, if his or her intention is to begin immediately the touristy Korean dream expedition, here are the best suggestions on the individual’s first things first list upon arriving in Busan Gimhae International Airport, as follows:

  1. The individual must line up for character verification, passport verification  and legal entry purposes in the country, through the airport’s Immigration Center, via the Immigration personnel assigned, in the lane that you are lining in.
  2. Afterwhich, it is highly suggested that the individual must proceed to the baggage carousel in order to get and claim one’s personal luggage.
  3. To continue with, if the individual carries with him or her an individual monetary budget or money that is from his or her origin country’s currency, it is highly suggested that he or she proceeds to the nearest foreign exchange counteror booth in the airport for it to be replaced with the equivalent Korean Won.
  4. An Internet Connection is very useful and essential for the individual’s stay in Korea. Thus, a pocket Wi-Fi is available in an array of rental stores that can be found around the airport wherein the individual’s choice as to which store he or she would want to rent would depend on him or her.
  5. The individual is all set and ready to embark on his or her travel bucket list and diaries in the land of the morning calm. He or she can opt to ride a bus, a taxi, a train or a van that is part of his or her hotel accommodation and reservation, which he or she booked and reserved beforehand in his or her country of origin.

3. The US Embassy in Seoul

The United States Mission in Korea is composed of both the Consulate in Busan and the Embassy in Seoul.

The core ideal behind the mission of the United States Embassy is to advance on a higher level, the interests of the United States of America as a nation, as well as to serve and protect in an optimal dimension, the U.S. citizens both living and having a vacation in the Republic of Korea.

The complete location of the U.S. Embassy in Seoul is at Gwanghwamun, specifically in between the National Museum of Contemporary History and the KT Building.

The US Embassy’s daily routinary office hours are from Monday to Friday, opening at 8:30 am and closing at 5:00 pm in the afternoon.

In addition, the US Embassy is closed for is routinary services during the weekend, as well as on legal and national observances of American and Korean Holidays.

Should the need arise, a US Embassy Duty Officer can be contacted for the purpose of after-hour emergency services through their direct contact number which is (02) 397-4114.

For additional guidance, the complete address of the US Embassy that can be found in Seoul is as follows: 188 Sejong-daero, Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea.

The Services of the US Embassy to its US Citizens in Korea

An array of frontline services that a government agency offers its citizens is a depiction of how the government agency upholds the importance of public service and how it is influential in the lives of its catered citizens and individuals.

Thus, a U.S Tourist and Citizen can seek for help through the US Embassy situated in Seoul, South Korea through these 5 Categorical Line-Up of Services as follows:

  1. Emergency Assistance Services

These are the following services that are under this category as follows:

  1. Passports and Citizenship Services

These are the following services that are under this category as follows:

  1. Local Resources Services

These are the following services that are under this category as follows:

  1. Federal Programs Services

These are the following services that are under this category as follows:

  1. Visas

These are the following types of Visas that are willing to be catered and processed by the US Embassy in Seoul through the application process as follows:

  •   Immigrant Visas
  •   Non-Immigrant Visas
  •   Visa Waiver Program

The 6 Most Downloaded Apps by Tourists When in Korea

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Phone applications serve multi-dimensional purposes both for the individual’s daily routine, as well as with his or her tourist needs. This reality is not an exception in Korea.

Thus, here are the 6 major must-have applications for the wandering and technologically-inclined tourist in Korea as follows:

1. Kakao Talk

Kakao Talk is the prime choice of tourists in terms of selecting a messaging app when in Korea.

The application paves the way for the adventurous tourist to communicate with the other KakaoTalk users in the land of the morning calm, through text and call means, send photos and videos in a direct manner, and most importantly, the enjoyment of cute stickers.

The beauty of this application is that it is totally free, yet with the provision of a WIFI-connection as a must on the side.

Kakao Talk is also purposeful in terms of communicating with tour guides, a travel group as well as with other locals that will be encountered by the tourist during his or her tour in entirety in the country as a whole.

  1. Naver Map

As the technologically-inclined tourist knows that it is a worldly renowned reality that Google Maps is a reliable application for locating places in any part of the world that the tourist may be into, respectively.

But in the norms of traveling in Korea, the Naver Map is your best buddy application in terms of location and navigation.

This application is an interactive map that allows every tourist to download the maps needed beforehand that is attuned for offline usage. This is even more advantageous for usage most especially with travels that are outside Seoul.

An additive feature of this application is that it allows the individual to download and save the essential locations in Korean, which is more beneficial, in case the tourist gets lost and can be used to show to a friendly local in reading the given address in Korean through the app.

  1. Subway Korea

This application is perfect for the train enthusiast as this is a must-use phone app, in terms of locating and navigating the 18 subway lines in the heart of Seoul.

The task of location and navigation may result in intimidation and confusion at times, most especially for the first-time tourists visiting the land of the morning calm.

The beauty of Subway Korea is that it is a handy map app that provides directionality to subway routes, as well as a total packaged guide of updated train schedules and calculated routes to the tourist’s destination.

Aside from that, this app will also serve as a platform of choices and selections, as to which train car will suit best for the tourist, in terms of quickest transfers around Seoul. In totality, the application works offline, thus making the entire navigation process smooth as a windy breeze.

  1. Kakao Taxi

The first impression of tourists with regards to Korea’s public transportation system is both world –class and gold label worthy.

But oftentimes, there are unprecedented scenarios wherein the trains and buses are not operational for usage, most especially during the wee hours of the morning.

This scenario can be escaped by the wandering tourist, if he or she downloads the Kakao Taxi Application in his or her phone, when in Korea.

The exhilarating ride application is characterized as convenient, fast, and cheap, in terms of booking a taxi or cab within a span of minutes in your respective destination and location.

5.  Naver Dictionary and Translate

In the perspective of language translation all around the world, Google Translate is the go to app, in terms of searching the correct lexical translation yet, it is not an assurance that it has no flaws.

The largest based premise for a language translation app is on how to catch one exact translation, which is limited in reality.

When a tourist is in Korea, it is best that he or she chooses the Naver Dictionary and Translate as a guiding light during his or her travel around the country.

The magnificence of this application is that it features multiple translated options, which aids the tourist in selecting the right phrase that is based on the contextual situation that he or she is in.

An additive feature to this app is that it has an audio option, which makes the lovely task of translation more at ease and amendable as a resource of lexical communication to any tourist who dreams to learn, the national language of Korea in the most exquisite form.

  1. KK Day

This phone application is fit for the touristy individual who seeks for more adventures in the land of the morning calm, in terms of filling his or her itinerary with a handful of activities and tours.

The advantage of downloading this app in the touristy individual’s phone is that the booking process can be booked months ahead which is truly exciting, as well as with the option of having the booking in a last-minute spur of the moment.

10 Manageable and Touristy Ways of Traveling in Korea without Any Background of Korean Language

Traveling to another country as a first-timer, without any idea of the country’s language, is indeed a hindering challenge on the part of the tourist, when he or she explores the innermost treasures of a nation through its culture, lifestyle, norms of living, practices and beliefs.

Thus, to add up to the full package of this article, here are some of the manageable and touristy ways, on how a tourist can make his or her trip in Korea easier, handy and successful, despite not having any background knowledge of the Korean language as follows:

  1. The tourist must research ahead of time about Korean Culture and Korean Etiquette through the Internet, in order to be familiar with the mannerisms of the Koreans in entirety.
  2. Upon arriving in Korea and touring around its beautiful and scenic spots, it is best for the tourist to read and understand carefully the English signages posted around the country’s public places, in order to achieve directionality on his or her part. 
  3. The tourist must be always friendly and warm in approach to the Koreans, if he or she would ask for their help and assistance, in terms of asking for directions and questions alike.
  4. It is best for the tourist to visit Korea during or between the months of October and November, for the country is enveloped with the pleasant cold and Winter Season, in comparison to March and April wherein the country is enveloped with the Summer Season which causes too much heat on the part of the tourist.
  5. 5. It is essential for the tourist to purchase a guidebook intended for a travel to Korea, at the nearest bookstore in his or her place of residence, in order for him or her to be immensely fed with the necessary information about the country, as well as in eradicating simply, the so-called “language barrier”.
  6. It is beneficial for the tourist to conduct necessary research regarding the Hangul Alphabet, as well as simple Korean phrases, that he or she can use in basically communicating with the Koreans that he or she will encounter in the land of the morning calm.
  7. It is an additive on the tourist’s part to purchase a Korean Language Pocket Guidebook in the nearest bookstore that he or she is living in, for the reason that he or she can use this during emergency situations or by simply learning a bit of the Korean Language in entirety.
  8. It is advisable for the tourist to make use of the free Korean Travel Guide and the Moon Guide that are both available, and can be taken away from the airport, or in any public transportation terminal, as these provide English translations at the back part of the two above mentioned guides.
  9. As much as possible, the tourist is advised to tour around Seoul, South Korea, as the capital city is commonly known in Korea, as a city wherein most if not all of its population, are able to speak and comprehend Basic English in a conversational and fluent manner.
  10. If the tourist has the ample amount of time, as well as the necessary financial budget on hand, before his or her scheduled trip and travel to Korea, it is best that he or she enrolls for a basic course that will revolve around learning the Korean language, in a paced manner and style.

The Top 10 Tourist’s Must-Brings Items for the Korean Vacation and Tour

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When an individual travels to another country as a tourist, being prepared is indeed a must and a necessity.

Having an orchestrated list of what to bring is both a benefit and a privilege on the part of the adventurous tourist, as this makes the trip more memorable, experiential, reflective and amazing, from the perspective of the tourist.

In addition, this will devoid the tourist from experiencing forgetfulness, cramming, procrastination  and the eventual loss of personal belongings, as these are packed carefully and beforehand, in preparation for his or her scheduled trip to the land of the morning calm.

As a conclusion to this one-stop shop traveller’s guide to Korea, here are the top 10 must-bring items of the excited tourist, to complete his or her tour and travel to the land of the morning calm aside from a cell phone, tablet and camera as follows:

  1. Travel Medical Insurance Policy

A Travel Insurance is highly important to purchase whenever a touristy individual travels to Korea, for the reason that unforeseen events may happen during the duration of the travel that may involve sickness and injury.

Good medical coverage should be a great consideration in buying a policy, to avoid incurring high medical expenses in Korea.

The Korean health care may be modernized and easily accessible, yet it may be too costly in terms of long-term hospitalization.

Thus, it is important to be prepared beforehand, in order to address and respond to further health concerns that the touristy individual may experience in the land of the morning calm.

  1. Guidebooks, Language Learning Books and Phrasebooks

Learning something new is definitely a rewarding experience for the entirety of the human race.

Definitely, it is important for every tourist to bring a guidebook when traveling to Korea, in order to have a smooth-sailing tour, as well as devoiding the experience of losing directionality during his or her stay in this wondrous nation.

On the other hand, a phrasebook and a language learning book are both beneficial for every tourist visiting the land of the morning calm, as these will aid in the learning development of every tourist, to adhere and comprehend with clarity, the Korean Language.

Phrases or sets of words can be learned pace by pace by the adventurous tourist if he or she is intentionally motivated and determined to speak and converse using the language of Korea during his or her stay in the nation.

  1. Daily Backpack

A backpack is highly essential to bring and use when traveling to Korea by the wandering tourist.

It is for the reason that, aside from being handy and comfortable to use, the backpack can serve as an all-in-one carry packed buddy, when touring and visiting the different places in Korea.

The basic needs of a tourist in his or her daily expedition in the land of the morning calm can be easily packed and placed in a backpack for these are just the essential ones, such as; an extra-shirt, face towel, camera, cellphone, passport, Korean Travel Visa, guide book, phrase book, Korean Travel Map, sanitary and vanity kit, first-aid kit and other personal hygiene needs that are needed should inevitable events and scenarios may need, so to speak.

  1. Packing Cubes

Packing cubes are useful in organizing the tourist’s luggage, as well as his or her daily backpack.

The space content in every daily backpack will be maximized optimally, if the use of packing cubes is adapted by the touristy individual, in keeping things inside the touristy individual’s backpack intact and in order.

This in the long run will promote order and synchronization of items, inside the touristy individual’s hand carry luggage for the duration and entirety of the travel and tour in the land of the morning calm.

  1. Universal Power Adapter

The Universal Power Adapter is a modern statement of convenience in today’s electronic innovations.

This multifaceted electronic charging device gets rid of the traditional bulky voltage adapters that are previously brought during the touristy individual’s travel.

The beauty of the Universal Power Adapter is that it works worldwide, and in addition, it has the innate capacity of charging 5 devices in one setting, through its four USB ports.

  1. Portable Charger

The portable charger is the perfect partner for every touristy individual who is always on the go, when it comes to capturing invigorating moments in the land of the morning calm, through the phone camera’s lens.

The innate capability of the portable charger is that it charges devices, even if the individual is on a flight or while traveling around the nation on a daily basis.

Aside from being compact and lightweight, worldly known portable charger brands contain 10000mAh of power supply that makes immediate charging needs achievable and feasible.

  1. Pocket Wi-Fi

Having an immediate Internet Connection is the new fab and the modern in when it comes to traveling in another country.

It is indeed a plus to have, a pocket wi-fi is essential to bring during a trip that can either come in a sim card that is inserted inside the phone or through a 4G Pocket Wi-Fi Router, depending on the choice of the touristy individual.  

Thus, as a recommendation, for faster updates and posts that are made in just one click through Social Media, this is one of the must-bring items whenever the touristy individual travels to Korea.

  1. Earphones

For musically inclined individuals, it is definitely a must to bring along their ultimate best buddy in the musical scheme and these are the earphones.

Earphones invigorate the privacy of the touristy individual, whenever he or she listens to his or her favorite music and artist, in a serene, happy and relaxing mood.

Thus, whenever the travel is long and hourly, it is best for the wandering tourist to never forget this must-bring item, for a more enjoyable and unforgettable tour and travel in the land of the morning calm.

  1. Personal Vanity Kit

Aside from the touristy individual’s necessary footwear, clothing and headwear that should be packed in his or her luggage, it is best to prepare a personal vanity kit that will contain the touristy individual’s human essential needs.

The personal vanity kit must contain the following: Medications, Vitamins, Toothpaste and Other Handy Personal Hygiene Needs.

Aside from being readily prepared, the personal vanity kit will be the touristy individual’s direct go to pouch wherein he or she will find everything that is needed, in a spur or need of the moment and scenario that he or she is in, so to speak.

  1. Passport and Wallet

These two items are married partners during the touristy individual’s travel in Korea. Without these, a burdensome and debt-filled trip surely awaits the tourist’s trip and travel in the land of the morning calm.

The carried passport must be up to date, not expired, must bear the correct information, and must bear as a whole, the Korean Travel Visa.

On the other hand, the wallet should contain the necessary money, budget, ATM cards, credit cards, and most importantly, the Identification Cards of the touristy individual for identity purposes.

It is the hope of the writer of this article to its prospective readers, that this will help them in gaining the necessary information, in order to be fully prepped and well-versed, in achieving and fulfilling every touristy individual’s dream of travelling, touring and experiencing the pristine offers of Korea, the land of the morning calm.