Prostitution, extramarital affairs, one night stands… these are the words often associated with motels in South Korea. This is where you go to have sex, shame attached. But over the past decade, motels in South Korea have seen an interesting rebirth of sorts: Their shady image is shifting towards that
Very…but it need not be “After the opening ceremony, my friends had a nightmare journey going back to their motel. They rode a shuttle bus that dropped them at one of the interchanges outside of town, but since it was late, there was no connecting service back to
Salt Lake City businessman Everen Brown is an Olympic superfan, having attended no fewer than 14 Olympiads. To continue the momentum, he flew to South Korea in October to search for accommodation for the coming Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, having failed to find anything online. But even on the ground in
The Olympic motto is “Citius, Altius, Fortius,” Latin for “faster, higher, stronger.” It appears that the hoteliers and guesthouse owners of Pyeongchang, the mountain town where South Korea will host the 2018 Winter Olympics this winter, have been applying the second of these principles to their prices with a vengeance.