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Whether it's fun in the sun, ice-wine on a ski slope or chilling out on an island cruise, one fact remains.

It's always lots of FUN!!! 

We were the first with many events now popular with other Event Organizers. So many people have enjoyed our tours through the years and we strive to make each experience a unique and thoroughly enjoyable one.

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What people had to say on in e-mail messages and Facebook after our trips: There are tons more recent ones and we will update the testimonials shortly. 

Korean F1 Trip: Oct 2011

Ilhan Baker Effendi:

Best trip ever!!!!!! Thanks Derrick & Sugi.

Shan and Mike (Sangju):

We'd also like to say a huge thank you to you two! You really went out of your way to make the trip run smoothly and we had such a great experience! Definitely intend to be travelling with you again soon! Thanks so much!

Hendrik Reyneke:

What an amazing weekend!!! Met new people, shared a great passion with friends and the woman I love. Special mention to Waegook Travel!!!

Chantel Wentzel:

I just want to say thank you for everything. It was really a great weekend. I had such a great time. Good job xxx

Adrien Morris:

Thank Chris for me, he put me in a cab, spoke to the driver and sent me on my way. I found the hotel just fine. Also, thank-you for a great experience. Our Friday night drinking and singing will not be forgotten anytime soon.

Darlene Chisholm:

Derrick and Sugi, thank you so much for booking the F1 hotel and tickets for us! We had a great time and enjoyed meeting you both!! Hopefully see you next year!

Dawn and Paul

It was our first trip with Waegook Travel but it won't be our last. Everything was so organized and taken care of. It was amazing. We totally recommend going on any trip they offer. Thanks again and see you soon!

Dan Wiley

Well, great weekend, miles better than my own trip I organised last year, A++++

David Wiley

Hi Derrick, hope you are well and thanks again for a brilliant weekend at the F1. The photos look great.

Ski Trip Trip: Jan 2012

Chantel Wentzel

Thank you Derrick and Sugi for all your hard work. Had another great Waegook trip.

Gloria Levander

This trip is on my top 5 things I've done in Korea thus far!!! Thanks so much for putting it together, let's do it again before the seasons over!!!!

Claire Bonner
Thanks for a great weekend guys, also thanks for Sugi's gloves I still have them! And thanks again for dropping us in Indong, we didn't want to be a pain by asking but it was great of you guys to think of us! Have a great week!

Michelle NĂ­ DhiollĂșin

Thanks for an awesome trip this weekend guys! Had a blast, can't wait for the next Waegook trip :)

Cheongdo Bulls and Wine: April 2012

Karine Bezuidenhout

The bullfight and wine mission was great fun! Baie dankie!! Awesome way to spend a Saturday even though it was rainy. I'm looking forward to the Marine Expo!!!

Steven Saunderson

Hey Derrick and Sugi, thanks so much for yesterday, Great day, despite the weather. Can't wait to do it again!

Vince Grindle

Thanks for brightening our rainy weekend. It was a great trip. Some exciting bull wrestling matches and we enjoyed some persimmon wine in the abandoned railroad tunnel. It was also fun just walking through the village with you on the way to the tunnel and looking at the scenery. :D

Malilia Julita Pedelume Grindle

Had a great day... Got to see Cheongdo "bullfighting: and taste Cheongdo persimmon wine....Thank you Derrick -Sugi Waegook Travel for a great trip... 

Yeosu World Expo & Island Hopping: May 2012

Loudine Heunis:
Agreed! Best weekend I've had in a very long time.

Chantel Wentzel:
Thank you so much Derrick and Sugi for an awesome weekend. You really are my Korean Mom and Dad. You two are amazing. Much Love. Xx

Leanne Scott:
It was a great weekend! Thanks :)

Shelby Eaton
I had a wonderful time! I'm so glad you guys accepted me into your awesome family. I can't wait for Extreme Weekend!! Thank you in advance for sending me the info. :) Thank you for your hard work.

Ronita Engelbrecht
Just wanted to say thank you once again for an amazing weekend.

Wayne Hall:
Derrick and Sugi, thanks for an awesome weekend!! By the way, you guys were very smart to change the day for the Expo to Saturday, looks like there were MAJOR snags there on Sunday:

Supreme Extreme: June 2012

Leanne Scott:
Thanks everyone for a great weekend! Was great meeting all of you.  Thanks again Waegook Travel!!!!

Victoria Wong
Agreed! Thanks so much for organizing such a great trip! We all had a blast!!

David Suckling:
Thanks so much for organizing it Derrick and Sugi! It was my last weekend in Korea and I had a blast. Danyang was beautiful. My last weekend in Korea was one for the books!

Ilhan Baker Effendi
Thank you for the awesome trip!!

Rafting Day Trip: Aug 2012

Eddy Hartono Halim
Wonderful day ... Thank you very much for the photos.. ^-^

Amanda Greeff
Loads of fun to say the least... ? River rafting

Catherine O'Sullivan
Thanks Derrick and Sugi for an amazing trip! It was an awesome day. Hope to see you again soon.

Jeju Island: Sep 2012

Megan L Walters
Nice one guys, good times all round. Good crew n great laughs. Thanks to you guys for a fantastic trip! Had a wonderful time with you all!

Isha Dilraj

Just flew back from an A-M-A-Z-I-N-G weekend away on Jeju Island!!! :)

Truly one of the 7 wonders of the world! ... Bird island, mountains, breath-taking horse show, late night beach strolls, ferry rides, Udo island, picturesque mountain and lake train rides, love land, lots of Korean food, crazy photos, bus rides and meeting great new people... definitely a memorable weekend! (",)

Angela Skelton
I had such a good time, thanks so much for making it such a great experience! Sorry i didn't tag you all, my computer then ran out of battery (I know this is becoming a theme!) and a certain friend of mine had my charger!

Korean F1 2012: Oct 2012

Barry Gilbert
You are great people! J

Hope you and Sugi are having a well deserved rest day today. Wanted to say thank you for a great weekend with a fine group of people and for helping me with my last minute decision to attend the F1!

Absolutely, the experience as a whole was bigger and better the start of the race. I will send through photos when I get back to the UK and download.

On my next trip here I'll try make sure to have some free time so I can buy you that beer I promised!

Gabriel Ang

Big thank you to Sugi and yourself for all the hard work. It was great fun and I hope my schedule will permit me to visit again next year.

Take care.

Adrian Albrecht

We just arrived in Seoul, what an amazing apartment we got here it is all automatic.

Yes was a lot of fun, Friday and Saturday night stand out, was good to have some company for a change.

Let me know if you plan to go to Malaysia and if you're ever in the Jakarta area you are both more than welcome.

R. Scott Bailey

Thanks for finding our bag on the bus.

Greg Cole
All back in Seoul 1.30 thank you again for a great weekend hope you 2 can relax now.

Paddy Doran
Cheers for a great weekend guys. Ya never disappoint Derrick and Sugi!

Nadia R Swanepoel
Thanks for an awesome time people! Great meeting you all! :))

Stephanie Finn
Hi Derrick and Sugi, thanks for the F1 trip. It was the best!

East Coast Tour: Sokcho & Seoraksan: Nov 2012

Avigale De Asis

Thank you again. When I tried other tour groups, they weren't as accommodating. Now, it's just a matter of waking up at 4am on Saturday, haha.

Claire Molliere

Thanks for always being so on top of things Derrick! I'm sure this is going to be a great tour :)

Isha Dilraj
Really looking forward to another awesome trip!

Natalie Sauls
Thank you for a lovely weekend Special thanks to Sugi for doing such a great job.

Marlene Kruger
Sugi, thank you so much for an amazing weekend!! You were great!