Smart city. City of the future. High-tech utopia. These are the words that were sprawled across almost every article we read about the newly built city of Songdo in South Korea. So, while we were prepared to see something different, and perhaps a little advanced, we were not expecting to step out of the train […]

Where can you get a glimpse of Central Park from New York, the Canals of Venice, and the?Boulevards of?Paris all in one place? We’ll give you a hint: We’re not talking about Vegas. Chances are, if it wasn’t for the title of this post, you wouldn’t have guessed that, surprisingly, it’s in?South Korea in the […]

In Japan, visiting temples was an interesting experience. Even during one of our most memorable temple visits to Narita, a smaller city in comparison to much of Tokyo, we were struck by the contrast found?when looking from?skyscrapers and technology to historic landmarks and temples.?This contrast between old and new seems to be present in much […]

Part art, part science but complete dedication and skill. What is it that combines the talent of an artist, the palate of a connoisseur, the scientific ingenuity of a chemist, biologist and physicist? It may sound strange, but we’ve discovered that some of the most interesting creations?are produced in microbreweries. In Busan, we found it […]