Where to see all the pretty cherry blossoms in Seoul?

If you’re looking for a spot to snap some cherry blossom pictures this weekend, then head to Yangjae-cheon. It is located in between Yangjae and Yangjae Citizen’s Forest station. Beautiful any time of the year, the cherry blossoms that are now lining the stream are in full bloom. This area is not too crowded and you are guaranteed to take a good photo. Can you really take a bad photo in cherry blossom season, though? Scroll to the end of the post to find the location!

Directions

Take the line 3 Subway to Yangjae Station and walk to the stream

Or, take the Shin-bundang Line to Yangjae Station or Yangjae Citizen’s Forest Station

Or, look up “Yangjaecheon” on Naver Maps!

Sushi and Cherry Blossoms

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Today was a day of sushi and cherry blossoms. The flowers are a’blooming and the birds are a’chirping because spring is a’coming people. The cherry blossoms are nature’s way of saying, ‘hey guys, everything will be okay’.

Cherry blossoms are like the training wheels of nature, they make us feel safe and sound before we summon the confidence to do life with only 2 wheels. After they’re gone, we forget they were even there! Before you know, we’ve smoothly made the winter to summer, heatech to humidity transition.

WHAT AM I SAYING? It was my first back working every day this week and my brain is a little soggy. All of this quarantine has made me lose the humorous edge that helped crown Jo So Ko as the internet’s best travel blog 12 years running.

Time to get some rest, but first, here is a video I made about my work life in Seoul! Check it out if you have nothing better to do 🙂