Korea is well-known for its snowy ski slopes but skiing & snowboarding down the slopes isn’t the only winter activity you can do. Why not try some strawberry picking this Winter? The season for fruit picking is coming right around the corner and what better way to embrace the Winter with some juicy red strawberries!
Strawberries in Winter?
They say fruits are best eaten when in-season. Nonetheless, despite the fact that strawberries are actually Summer fruits, they have long been eaten during the Winter season by many. It has, in fact, become a staple of the majority of Koreans and you can find boxes of these juicy treats in almost every household! This has become possible with greenhouse farming, enabling them to harvest strawberries much earlier than before, some as early as October!
They’re also rich sources of fiber, antioxidants and vitamin C that will help keep you from catching a cold. That’s why now is the perfect time for you to go strawberry picking in Korea! Stock up on those nutrients as you have the time of your life in Korea!
How to Pick Strawberries!
Now that you know how to pick strawberries let’s find out where you can pick these succulent morsels of delight 😊
Where to Go Strawberry Picking?
*Please note that other than Chuncheon, strawberry picking tours aren’t available this year due to the pandemic.
2. Around Vivaldi Park
Indulge in Strawberries!
The cafes and hotels launched out all kinds of strawberry desserts in Korea, from drinks, cakes, tarts to sandwiches. If they are not enough for you, let’s head to the next level: strawberry buffet. The 5-star hotel, JW Marriott is now hosting strawberry buffet themed after Barbie for the strawberry lovers to indulge in Strawberries!
Sweeten your Winter in Korea with some strawberry picking. If you happen to be heading southward to Jeju Island, why not do some Tangerine Picking (N/A)?
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