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    A visit to Jalgachi Market (자갈치시장)
    August 20, 2014, No comments

    The Jagalchi Market (자갈치시장) is Korea’s largest seafood market, where you can see the lifestyle of the indigenous Busan natives. The market is situated on the edge of Nampo Port (남포항), Busan.…

  • Suncheon Bay Reed Festival 2014
    10 Autumn Festivals Not to be Missed
    August 18, 2014, No comments

    Autumn is headed our way and as the summer heat leaves us and tank tops are covered with jackets and colorful scarves people look for still more fun to have before the cold winter chills take over. There are plenty of festivals…

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    Sharing the passion for Korea
    August 8, 2014, No comments

    It ‘s almost one week ago since I got back from an other exciting trip to Korea with some of my Hapkido students. After my first trip to Korea in 1994, I couldn’t imagine that this country would have this great…

  • Naganeupseong Folk Village, Suncheon
    Suncheon: A Rural Escape Like No Other
    August 7, 2014, No comments

    Visiting Suncheon wasn’t really part of my trip. One of my Korean friends sent me a Kakaotalk message and asked if I have made plans already in my upcoming travel to Korea. I was planning to just stay in Seoul …

  • Jeju, Korea: Sanbang Grotto
    Legends & Grottos
    July 31, 2014, No comments

    This mountain was the peak of Mt. Halla before it was broken off and thrown to this spot in the southwest part of Jeju island, at least that’s one of the legends that surrounds the Sanbang mountain (산방산) and the …

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    Summer Escape to Udo Island
    July 18, 2014, No comments

    Is Summer too hot for you especially in the bustling city? Let’s head to this romantic island with picturesque scenery to relax, refresh and recharge yourself! Udo Island is legendary for its breath-taking…

  • Seoul, Korea: Tagpol Park
    Independence in Tapgol Park
    July 14, 2014, No comments

    While it is unclear exactly when Tapgol Park (탑골공원) was first established in Jongno-gu, it’s relevance in the history of the city is unquestioned. The site originally housed Weongaksa Temple and remnants…

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    A Day in Damyang – Bamboo Haven
    July 10, 2014, No comments

    The town of Damyang is located near Gwangju in Jeollanam-do.  This town is about 3.5 hours south of Seoul.  It is a beautiful place to relax and take in nature.  There are so many things to see and do that you could…