The Modern Tea House
The Real Korean Tea Experience/Have a True Tea Experience in Korea
Tea is not just a drink. It’s an experience, and there’s no better place for a Korean tea experience than Insa-dong, Seoul.
Journey through back alleys and discover some of the best teahouses in Korea. Each one has a distinct character, so just sit back and spend your day sipping tea, sampling snacks and soaking in the Korean tea experience.
Tea drinking is a rising trend among young Koreans. In an episode of KWOW by SweetandtastyTV, Professor Oh says that one of the best things to do in Insa-dong is to spend time relaxing at local cafes and teahouses.
Moon Bird Only Thinks of the Moon is a teahouse tucked deep inside Insa-dong’s back alleys. Finding the teahouse is an adventure of its own, and when you do find it, you’ll be in for a mesmerizing treat.
The walls and windows are covered in handwriting, and the quirky decorations and warm dim lights give this teahouse another kind of charm. If you want an intimate, one-of-a-kind experience, Moon Bird Only Thinks of the Moon is a place you’ll definitely want to visit.
The true tea experience comes from exploring new places and trying new things. So, the next time you’re at Seoul, get off the main roads, take an adventure in the back alleys of Insa-dong, and have yourself a Korean tea experience!
(The true tea experience comes from exploring new places and trying new things. So, the next time you’re at Seoul, get off the main roads and take an adventure in the back alleys of Insa-dong. Let us know if you find any interesting teahouses!)