Korean jjimjilbang / Bathhouse

How to visit a Korean Jjimjilbang bathhouse and Why! Jjimjilbangs (찜질방 or  찜질房) are a popular weekend getaway for Korean families. A jjimjilbangs, literally meas ‘heated rooms’,  are a large, gender-segregated, public bathhouses in South Korea. Most jjimjilbangs are open 24 hours. You can find inside a lot of relaxing hot and cold soaking pools, bathing and massage…

Seoul, South Korea

(this is updated with new info re-post from the old blog) South Korea was always on top of my list of places to go. I went to Korea in September 2012, for 3 weeks. If you you are looking for interesting East Asian country with rich history and stunning countryside, South Korea is great for it. To understand more…