Tag: korea

DAY 34: SEOUL MATES


Seoul is a haven for sappy romantics! It seems Koreans are hopeless romantics. Go figure! We discovered this on our trip up Namsan Hill today. This 262m hill is the highest point in the city and is also one of the few green spots in this crazy metropolis; […]

DAY 32: GOTTA HAVE SEOUL!


Malls, halls, palaces and markets. Welcome to Tuesday 2nd July 2013 blog fans! We awoke this morning to dark clouds, thunder and rain; not just little sprinkles of rain either – a torrential downpour of big fat drops. “Great excuse to sleep in!” we thought. So sleep in […]

DAY 30: YOU ROCKED, JAPAN!


Farewell Japan, hello Korea! Today was a transit day so not much to report. We caught the train to Sapporo’s New Chitose Airport (something of a misnomer as there is no “Old Chitose Airport”), checked in and proceeded to sit on our butts for many, many hours. Half […]