Street Photography in Hwangji-dong, Taebaek, Gangwon-do, South Korea. Elderly Korean womans walks down an alleyway wearing her face mask during near the end of the Corona Pandemic in South Korea.

Photo Journal 12.05.2022—Exploring alleyways in Hwangji-dong, Taebaek

Exploring Hwangji-dong Alleyways—Photo Journal 12.05.2022 This is my second journal for this day, we visited Taebaek, Gangwon-do Province, and enjoyed exploring a little of Hwangji-dong. I explored some of the Hwangji Free Market and was pleasantly surprised to discover some of the fascinating alleyways close […]

View of Taebaek from Mongtorang Mountain Goat farm in Gangwon-do Province, South Korea

Taebaek Photo Guide

Taebaek city is a beautiful mountainous rural area in the southern part of Gangwon-do province, South Korea. Taebaek is bordered from the west clockwise: Gangwon-do Province Yeongwol-gun, Jeongseon-gun, Samcheoksi, and North Gyeongsang Province’s Bonghwa-gun to the south. Taebaek city is divided into 8 administrative dongs: […]

South Sea off the South Korean Peninsula of Wando city, South Jeolla Province.

Wando Photo Guide

Wando is the in the far southern part of the Korean peninsula, at the southeast corner of South Jeolla province. It consists of 265 islands of various sizes, 210 being uninhabited. Wando is a coastal and rural area with a population of less than 55,000 […]

South Sea off the South Korean Peninsula of Wando city, South Jeolla Province.

South Jeolla Photo Guide

South Jeolla is the southwesternmost province on the Korean peninsula. It includes several islands off the coast of the mainland as well. South Jeolla Province includes 22 cities and counties that circle around the historical city of Gwangju. Gwangju is self-governed as other major cities […]

Gangwon-do Photo Guide

Gangwon-do province is a beautiful province in the Northeast of South Korea. It borders North Korea to the north, Gyeonggi province to the west, North Chungcheong to the southwest, and North Gyeongsang to the southeast. Gangwon-do comprises 18 administrative districts, including 7 cities and 11 […]

Jeong-dong Photo Guide

Jeong-dong is a neighborhood in Jung Gu District, Seoul, South Korea. Description Paragraph 1 Description Paragraph 2 Final Description Latest Articles From Jeong-dong View all articles from Jeong-dong Jeong-dong Photo Guide This Photo Guide of Jeong-dong will serve as an overall guide to the entire […]

Mecenatpolis Mall outside of Hapjeong station in Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea. Black and White Street Photography by The Photo Memoirs

Seogyo-dong Photo Guide

Seogyo-dong is a neighborhood in Mapo Gu, Seoul, South Korea. Seogyo-dong borders the following neighborhoods from the Northwest clockwise, Seongsan-dong, Yeonnam-dong, Donggyo-dong, Changjeon-dong, Sangsu-dong, Hapjeong-dong, and Mangwon-dong. There are two subway stations located in Seogyo-dong. One side of Mangwon station and one side of Hapjeong […]

Light Street in Jung Gu District, Seoul, South Korea Street Photography

Jung Gu Photo Guide

Jung Gu is one of the 25 districts of Seoul, South Korea, north of the Han River in the center of the city. It is known for many popular attractions including many shopping districts and traditional markets. Jung Gu is divided into 76 distinct neighborhoods […]

Hongdae University Area, in Mapo Gu District, Seoul, South Korea

Mapo Gu Photo Guide

Mapo Gu is one of the 25 districts of Seoul, South Korea. It is located just above the Han River and is a popular, youthful area with many attractions, activities, and universities within its borders. The vibing nightlife scene is well known in some of […]

Gahoe Dong Photo Guide

Gahoe Dong is a neighborhood in Jongno District, Seoul, South Korea. Description Paragraph 1 Description Paragraph 2 Final Description Latest Articles From Gahoe Dong View all articles from Gahoe Dong Gahoe Dong Photo Guide This Photo Guide of Gahoe Dong will serve as an overall […]

Jongno Gu Photo Guide

Jongno Gu is the historical center of Seoul, South Korea for the past 600 years. Jongno Gu District is located in north-central Seoul. Jongno Gu is divided into 16 administrative neighborhoods, further broken down per neighborhood. The 16 neighborhoods are: Buam-Dong, Changsin 1(il)-Dong, Changsin 2(i)-Dong, […]

Daejo Dong Photo Guide

Daejo Dong is a neighborhood in the northwest Seoul district of Eunpyeong. Description Paragraph 2 Final Description Latest Articles From Daejo Dong View all articles from Daejo Dong Daejo Dong Photo Guide This Photo Guide of Daejo Dong will serve as an overall guide to […]

Gwangtan Myeon Photo Guide

Gwangtan Myeon is a town in mid-east Paju, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. Gwangtan borders towns from the west clockwise: Jori-Eup, Wollong-Myeon, Paju-Eup, and Beobwon-Eup. To the east Gwangtan borders Gyeonggi Province’s Yangju City. Gwangtan Myeong is a largely rural area with several smaller administrative ‘ri’ or […]