Alien's Day Out

March 13, 2014
by Mipa

Samcheongdong sights

I think spring is around the corner! I’m so excited for warmer weather, but also bummed that I can never really enjoy it that much because I’m always at the shop. But I’ve been noticing the sun rising earlier than … Continue reading

June 3, 2012
by Mipa

So much to blog about, so little time….

Well, it’s been a super busy week… I haven’t had any time to blog, so the draft box is seriously backed up. And I leave for Cali in 2 days!! I have to start planning and packing soon, but first … Continue reading

July 4, 2010
by Mipa

Jirisan Restaurant & Cafe Bello

Had a great Saturday yesterday where I got to catch up with lots of friends and eat scrumptious Korean food. One of my friends, Mike, introduced us to a fab Korean traditional restaurant called ‘Jirisan,’ nestled in one of the … Continue reading

March 29, 2010
by Mipa

Cook’n Heim @ Samcheong-dong

A group of friends and I recently went to check out Cook’n Heim, which is a gallery-restaurant (get it? Guggenheim? Cook’n Heim?) in Sam Cheong Dong. They are probably best-known for their creative menu of New York/Italian-style fancy burgers, such … Continue reading

November 15, 2009
by Mipa

Samcheong-dong Coffee Shops

There’s something about Samcheong-dong that makes me feel like I have stepped into a European country, but with one foot still in Korea. It has a quaint, charming feel to it, with modern, design-conscious stores and eateries, wedged in the … Continue reading