Visit South Korea's PURPLE ISLAND aka Banwol-do (Half-Moon Island)

Monday, November 09, 2020

Do you know there is a Purple Island in South Korea? Yes, almost everything is purple in colour!

From the houses, bridges, restaurants, cafes, roads, flowers and you name it. So if you love purple, this place is definitely for you.

This beautiful and magical place is located at Sinan County (South Jeolla Province).

To travel to this island, you can:
(From Seoul Sation/Yongsan Sation) Take a KTX ride to Mokpo Station -> (From Mokpo Station) Take a bus ride to Anjwa Station -> (From Anjwa Station) Take a bus ride to Purple Bridge and walk to Purple Island.

Entrance fee: 3000 won (Adults -19 years and above), 2000 won (Students 13years old to 18 years old), 1000 won (Kids 7 years old to 12 years old).
𝗙𝗥𝗘𝗘 𝗘𝗡𝗧𝗥𝗔𝗡𝗖𝗘 for visitors who wear purple outfit or has a purple item with them (shirt, hat, umbrella, bag and etc).

You can rent a bicycle to travel around the island for 5000 won or hop on the buggy for the island tour.
For accommodation, you can check out the homestays in the island, starting from 50,000 won.

Imagine taking your OOTD with your friends or lover? Such a beautiful scene, right? We are definitely adding this place to the "must-visit-place" list. Can't wait to travel again to South Korea once the pandemic is over.

Meanwhile, stay safe everyone!

Pictures credit: sandcastle44 (naver blog),  lu2u3u (naver blog), bangaggan (naver blog)

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