Tagged with South Korea

FREE THE FLASH!

FREE THE FLASH!

Our time here in Korea is rapidly coming to a close. We’ve had an amazing time but before we leave we want to help a wonderful little soul find his way to a safe and loving home.   Flash has had a tough life and he desperately needs help. We have found him an adoption … Continue reading

진주 Jinju – City of Lights

진주 Jinju – City of Lights

Welcome to Jinju, the city of floating light. This place is like something from a dream. I really never imagined I would get to be a part of anything like it. I always hoped I could but you never really think you’ll see stuff like this. When I first signed up for Korea, knowing full … 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

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