During autumn in Seoul, a wave of colour dramatically transforms monotone tree-lined streets into a prismatic orchestra of vivid crimsons, burnt oranges and mellow yellows.
You can eat Porchetta di Ariccia all over Italy, but for a truly authentic experience do as the Romans do, and head to Ariccia in the Castelli Romani.
The Castelli Romani is the perfect day trip from Rome. It has a cool micro-climate, 2 gorgeous lakes, and fantastic regional food to indulge in.
From cherry blossoms to incredible autumn foliage, Seokchon Lake Park is stunning in every season.
If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light.
Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
~ Cesare Pavese
Hi! I’m Shelley, the woman behind the words.
I’m a coffee loving, cubicle hating, toddler toting introvert, who quit the grind 10 years ago… to live life on my own terms.
Traveling & living around the world has changed my life in all the very best ways. And I hope the words and images here inspire you not just to dream, but to actually set forth on an adventure of your very own.
On my blog, you’ll find destination guides, down to earth travel advice, and way too honest info about the 61 countries I’ve visited independently so far. Follow along, comment and ask me all your burning travel-related questions. Let’s connect!
Subscribe and you'll only get what you really need - quality travel inspiration, detailed guides, and honest advise you can REALLY use to plan a trip.
Stay in touch
Autumn in Korea
Clear, blue skies, a brilliant kaleidoscope of reds, yellows, oranges, and browns, and some of the best weather of the year make autumn in Korea the best of its seasons. It’s definitely the time of year I look forward to most.
What to do in Autumn
Locals go crazy searching for photogenic pink muhly fields all over the country. A hike on one of the country’s many mountains is the perfect activity to see nature’s spectacular colours. Korea’s mountain temples and hermitages offer awe-inspiring views that can’t be missed.