Metro Weekly

Tour Tuesday: China and South Korea

Kimchi Travel, a gay-owned, full service international travel company that specializes in tours of Asia, is offering a 12-day excursion through parts of China and South Korea, October 26 to November 6, 2011.

The tour begins in Beijing and includes visits to the Ming Tombs, the Great Wall, Tian’Anman Square, the Forbidden City and The Temple of Heaven. In South Korea, guest will visit the capital city of Seoul, the natural wonders of Jeju Island and Seorak Mountain and the historic city of Gyeongju. The base price, which includes roundtrip airfare from Washington, D.C. or New York City, is $4,150 per person; personal expenses, some meals and travel insurance is excluded. Complete details are available here.

Kimchi Travel is a member of the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association.

Troy Petenbrink is Metro Weekly's contributing writer for food and travel. He can be reached at