Hi, I’m Bergen


Hi, I’m Bergen

I’ve lived in Seoul for 48 years

I speak English

I am Tour Guide


Hey there! I'm Bergen, your friendly local host in Seoul. One of the things I adore about Seoul is its accessibility. Within just 30 minutes of hopping on the train, I can be in the mountains exploring. Exploring Seoul's royal palaces and traditional markets is a passion of mine. I never get tired of immersing myself in the rich cultural heritage of this place. Plus, I'm a street food guru, and I know all the hidden gems where you can savor delicious treats without breaking the bank. When it comes to dining, I'm your go-to guy. I've uncovered the best spots for indulging in mouthwatering Korean cuisine. And if you're a nature enthusiast like me, I'll gladly show you the most stunning natural areas in Seoul. So, if you're ready for an unforgettable journey through this vibrant city, let's explore Seoul together. I promise a warm, humorous, and open-minded experience you will never forget!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts expertise Food Hosts expertise Drinks Hosts expertise Nature / outdoors Hosts expertise History Hosts expertise Shopping Hosts expertise Photography Hosts expertise Architecture Hosts expertise Culture & customs
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Fine dining Theater Cinema Art galleries & museums Parks Scenic routes Wildlife Hikes Economic history Social history Architectural history Religious history Cityscape photography Street photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Wine Whiskey Third wave coffee Local beers Artisanal tea Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Rituals & ceremonial customs Alternative or underground culture Gourmet food Vegetarian food Vegan food Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Performance art Traditional art Thrift stores Landscape photography Wildlife photography Post-modern architecture Ethnic culture Classical music Pop music Jazz music Traditional music Country music

Experiences I love to host