JJ’s Bar has recently undergone a bit of a facelift in the last week and I stopped by to see how the renovations were coming along. If you are unfamiliar with JJ’s Bar then you must not live in Ulsan because they have been a fixture in Ulsan for the last few years. The best […] moreBest of Ulsan – Nightlife Special Attractions
Alcoholic drinks can be found anywhere. But sometimes its the special attractions that draw us in. These include the Best Patio, Sports Bar, View, bartender and DJ. Also the best places to place to hook-up, see fast and cool people, get a quiet drink, and get hammered. Benchwarmer’s Sports Bar – with 80% of our […] moreBest of Ulsan – Nightlife, Music
When asked about the best places in town for music, or to dance the night away, Ulsanites had this to say: The best place in town to hear Live Music, is Royal Anchor, with 66% of the vote. With regular performances by both Korean and foreign bands, Mr. Kim is rocking the house in Old […] moreBest of Ulsan – Nightlife – Drinking
Drinking is a big part of Korean culture. In many work environments, you’re expected to go out drinking with your boss and coworkers. But Korean’s aren’t the only ones who like to drink, as one can tell by popping into any of the foreign friendly bars around town on a Saturday night. So, where are […] more
We asked our readers for the worst places to eat, work, catch a taxi, walk at night, get medical care and be in traffic. Here’s what they said: In the Worst Place to Eat Category, our readers chose Golden Eagles in Samsandong with 54% of the votes. Golden eagles has had a little kitchen trouble […] moreBest of Ulsan – 2012 – Medical
Doctors, Dentists, Vets and Hospitals are covered here. In the Best Dentist category, we have an even four-way split. West LA in Haeundae, Park GeunTae in Hwabongdong, Eden Family Dentistry in Mugeodong and what one voter could only remember as “The one across from pizza palms.” Apparently, they give good NO2 there. For Best Doctor, we […] moreBest of Ulsan – 2012 – Miscellaneous
Some things about the last year or so in Ulsan were just too … sparkling… to have a category of their own. But that doesn’t mean they escaped our scrutiny here at UlsanOnline.com. Here are a few items that we thought worthy of mention. Worst Criminal – Late in 2011 an English teacher from Canada […] moreBest of Ulsan – 2012 – Shopping
Everything from clothes, to appliances, sports equipment, furniture and souvenirs are covered here. Men’s Clothes – Winner and Best in Ulsan for Men’s Clothes with 100% of the votes is UNI GLO. Women’s Clothes – 11th Avenue in Shinae and Fashion News, New Core Outlet and UniGlo all fared equally in the voting Children’s Clothes - […] moreBest of Ulsan – Mind, Body and Soul
These categories cover a range of topics, from cinema to churches to massages. In the Cinema category, I would have expected this to be a little more defined. I certainly have my favorite place to watch movies. But so does everyone else, and they’re all different. Megabox – took in 37.5% of the votes. Lotte […] moreBest of Ulsan – 2012 – How to Get There
Buying and servicing cars, motorcycles and bicycles categories are here. All that travel is made so much easier when you’ve got wheels of your own. Here’s what our readers decided are the best places to buy your own set of wheels and where to get them serviced. In the Bicycle Department, there is no arguing […] moreBest of Ulsan – Things to Do
This category includes Festivals, Museums, Galleries, and People Watching. Best Festival – This was a close race, but ultimately, readers voted the Whale Festival, held at the end of April each year, as their favourite, with 50% of the vote. A close second was the World Music Festival, held in October, with 42%. Best Museum […] moreBest of Ulsan – Places to Go
We asked our readers to weigh in on their favourite places to go in and around the Ulsan area. Here’s what they have to say about Best Beach, Best Travel Spot in Ulsan, Best Travel Spot in Gyeongsamnamdo, and Best Road Trip. Best Beach – The clear winner of this category is Jinha Beach, with […] more
In the spring of 2012 our readers were asked to provide their opinions on the best of Ulsan. We conducted a massive survey to find the best places to eat, drink, travel, shop and have fun. We also found the worst of the bunch.
The articles on these pages have been compiled by the staff of UlsanOnline.com but are the results of what our readers think regarding where to go, what to do and what to avoid.