Tag Archives: South Korea

Weekly Photo Challenge: The Road Taken

This week, “show us something that surprised or delighted you on ‘the road taken’.”  I thought about this interesting and cute discovery that I saw when walking around Gyeongpo Beach in South Korea last September.  This is sewer cover that had … Continue reading

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Hotel Review: Loisir Hotel Seoul Myeongdong (South Korea)

On our fourth and fifth day in South Korea in 2016, we stayed at Loisir Hotel in Myeongdong, Seoul.  Loisir Hotel is located in the heart of Myeongdong which made it extremely convenient and easy to travel around this popular shopping … Continue reading

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Hotel Review: Soo Hotel (Goodstay Soo Motel)

For our third night staying in Gangneung, South Korea, we resided at Soo Hotel (which appears as Goodstay Soo Motel when searching it online).  We stayed here for one night on September 16, 2016. Soo Hotel is situated really close … Continue reading

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South Korea 2016 Day 3: Jumunjin Dried Fish Market, Gyeongpo Beach

Day 3 Korea.  Sept 16, 2016 Woke up early at 6:20 a.m. to get ready with ample time to spare.  Packed our stuff since we were going to be checking out of this hanok and headed to the breakfast hall … Continue reading

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South Korea 2016 Day 1: Arrival in Gangneung

Wed. Sept. 14 2016.  Day 1 in Korea. Last night, we took a red eye flight (getting to the airport at 10 p.m.) departing at 12:40 a.m. to go to Incheon International Airport for 6 days of self-guided travel in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Shine

This was one of my favourite photos from my trip to Korea this summer.  It was the second annual Ohsaekdalbit, Gangneung Culture Night, and volunteers manning the booths were handing out lanterns in the colours of the South Korean flag … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Morning

A memorable morning.  In November 2014, I went to Jeju Island in South Korea for vacation with my family.  When I woke up in the hotel resort, I looked across the balcony and saw cows on the hills in the … Continue reading

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