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If The Glove Fits *Toma Talks*

If The Glove Fits *Toma Talks*

This weekend we decided to explore the mountain that lies closest to our house. Geumnyeonsan (금련산) (“san” is Korean for Mountain so in English it’d be Mt Geumnyeon). Why this wasn’t the first one we climbed, seeing as it’s literally just across the street from our apartment, I’m not sure, but on Sunday morning we … Continue reading

Hiking Seokbulsa 석불사

Hiking Seokbulsa 석불사

As if randomly happening across Miss Alyssa on a Friday night, climbing the Busan Tower and discovering Jagalchi Market on Saturday and conquering Taejondae on Sunday wasn’t enough, Monday came around. Monday was the official day of rest after Chuseok and somehow we managed to allow Alyssa to talk us into doing the opposite of … Continue reading

추석 Chuseok 1: Nampo & Jagalchi

추석 Chuseok 1: Nampo & Jagalchi

Anyong! The choking heat of the Korean summer has finally calmed itself, Iiago, and we have been introduced to the glory that is autumn in Busan. The days are happily up to mid twenties but the evenings invite you to sport a sweater, paired with a fashionable scarf if you so dare. It truly is … Continue reading

Wanderabooties Switchin’ Gears

Wanderabooties Switchin’ Gears

So there you have it, that was our round-about journey to Korea. And now we’re here. Busan. B-town. Living it large. We’ve been here for 3 months now and are starting to feel somewhat settled (although “settled” is not really a word synonymous with “Korea” – in more ways than one). We rearranged our shoebox-sized … Continue reading