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Korean Nightlife in Seoul Eating KFC (Korean Fried Chicken) + Korean Beer and Soju

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Come join us for Korean nightlife in Seoul, Korea as we try eating KFC (Korean Friend Chicken) along with Korean beer and soju.
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We kick things off by first visiting the National Museum of Korea (국립중앙박물관) where we visit a number of fascinating exhibits related to Korean history and art. Later on, we made our own name stamp (known as Ingam Dojang - 인감 도장) carving out Korean characters. This is the most impressive museum in Seoul and if you want to properly cover it budget at least half a day to explore it all.
To finish off the night we head out for Korean Fried Chicken in Seoul where we sampled numerous kinds of delicious KFC with various glazes and sauces. Everything was delicious. In terms of drinking we started off with purely Korean beer and soju but as the night went on we started mixing them. Firstly Korean beer with a shot of soju and finally soju (소주) with just a hint of beer added on top. Korean beer is called maekju (맥주) and when mixed with soju called Somak or Somaek (소맥). When it comes to nightlife in Seoul this is what I'd recommend doing before heading out for noraebang or another eating/drinking round including Korean barbecue.
Thanks to KTO (Korea Tourism Organization) for making this possible.
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Korean Nightlife in Seoul Eating KFC (Korean Fried Chicken) + Korean Beer and Soju:
Hey guys! We are Samuel and Audrey, a vlogging travel couple from Canada. In this travel channel we share our travel and food vlogs while touring the world.
Our most recent trip was to South Korea where I embarked upon a two-week adventure without Audrey. Invited as part of a YouTube vlogging trip, organized by KTO, I spent the first week traveling with other YouTubers in Seoul, Busan and Gyeongju. My second week included independent exploration of Korea with my good friend and fellow YouTuber David of DavidsBeenHere.
Having lived and traveled in South Korea, the chance to return to one of my favorite countries was one of the biggest surprises of 2019. On this particular trip, I had an opportunity to do many things I had not previously covered including a visit to the DMZ (Demilitarized Zone between South Korea and North Korea), a Buddhist Temple Stay and a Korean cooking class. It was almost as if the program designed by KTO knew exactly what I had missed out on before.
Obviously, a huge highlight from the two weeks I spent revisiting Korea was the food. I feasted on all of my favorite Korean dishes including Korean barbecue, dolsot bibimbap, haemul pajeon, tteokbokki, bulgogi, kimbap and many others. I can honestly say that Korean food is world-class and is one of my top 5 favorite cuisines in the world. Aside from trying familiar dishes, I had the opportunity to sample raw Korean seafood for the first time.
While visiting Seoul, highlights included going to Gyeongbokgung Palace, Namsan Seoul Tower, Jogyesa Temple and Hongdae. As one of the biggest cities in the world, I barely scratched the surface of things to do in Seoul.
Spending extended time in Busan was my favorite part about the trip with top highlights including a Korean temple stay, fresh fish markets and a Korean baseball game. It was from Busan that we ended up taking a day-trip to Daegu where we enjoyed a traditional Korean market and tried Galbi-Jjim for the first time.
If you want to see more videos from Korea in the future, let us know in the comments what places you'd like us to travel to and what food experiences you'd like to see on this travel channel.
Have you traveled to South Korea before? What was your experience like? Please share your Korea travel tips, advice and experiences in the comments below.
Thanks again for watching our Korea travel and food series! Until next time!
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