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6 Things I Wished I Knew Before Holidaying in Korea (April 2016)

Finally, I’ve completed writing about my recent Spring holiday in Korea after returning home almost 2 months. 😛 It’s been quite a while since I last enjoyed any overseas holiday of more than 1 week long, & also about 5 years since I last visited the Land of Morning Calm. Here’s a recap of my…

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Discovering An Important Part of Busan’s History & Development at Choryang-dong (초량동)

It was my final night in Busan. Based on my research prior to the trip, Choryang-dong is actually an important part in Busan where much of the history & development lies. Although I’m no history buff, I was quite interested to explore the Choryang Ibagu-gil (초량 이바구길) (http://2bagu.co.kr/user/abt/intro.do), an old alley that tells the story…

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A Delightful Morning at Korea’s Machu Picchu – Gamcheon Cultural Village (감천문화마을)

Glad to see the return of a bright & sunny day on day 5 of my holidays, just the perfect day to head to Gamcheon Cultural Village (감천문화마을)! As Gamcheon is formed by colourful houses built on the foothills of a coastal mountain in a staircase-fashion, it is nicknamed “Korea’s Machu Picchu”. For that same…