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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

Chuseok 2: Taejongdae 태종대

Chuseok 2: Taejongdae 태종대

Taejongdae (tay-jOHng-day) 태종대 Taejongdae is a national park located on Yeongdo (yong-dough or doh or doe) 영도 an island found just behind the Jagalchi Fish Market. This island is massive and is about 7 Iroquois Fallses sprinkled with about 4 Westons and a Meadowcroft, for good measure. We met Alyssa at Nampo station and jumped a bus … Continue reading