Mystical Jeju : Seogwipo Rural Five-Day Market (서귀포시 향토 오일장)

We finally completed our Busan (부산) Travel. Day 5 started with a relaxing morning, having breakfast in the Hotel. We head over to Busan Domestic Airport for our afternoon flight to Jeju-do (제주도), the next part of our Travel South Korea Summer Holiday via Jeju Air. Jeju-do (제주도) is one of the largest island in Korea. … More Mystical Jeju : Seogwipo Rural Five-Day Market (서귀포시 향토 오일장)

Busan Travel : Exploration to Taejongdae Resort Park (태종대 유원지)

Day 4 in Busan (부산) started with our Expedition to Taejongdae Resort Park (태종대 유원지). One is able to take the Bus 88 / 101 from Busan Station (부산역) to Taejongdae Resort Park (태종대 유원지) by getting off at Taejongdae Cliff Bus Stop. We however took the cab from Busan Station (부산역) to save time. The almost … More Busan Travel : Exploration to Taejongdae Resort Park (태종대 유원지)

Busan Travel : The walk around Gukje Market (남포동 국제시장)

Just about 15 minutes walk from 40-step Culture & Tourism Theme Street (40계단 문화관광테마거리), our afternoon exploration continue towards Gukje Market (남포동 국제시장). From the Korean War, refugees who fled to Busan (부산) set up stalls to make living. And this is how Gukje Market (남포동 국제시장) is started. Gukje means ‘International’ in Korean. Gukje Market (남포동 국제시장) … More Busan Travel : The walk around Gukje Market (남포동 국제시장)

Busan Travel : 40-step Culture & Tourism Theme Street (40계단 문화관광테마거리)

After a memorable morning exploration to the famous Busan Gamcheon Culture Village (부산 감천문화마을), we head off to our next adventure. We took the cab and head straight to Jungang-dong Station. At Exit 13, is where we started our exploration of 40-step Culture & Tourism Theme Street (40계단 문화관광테마거리). Before that, we had a quick lunch in … More Busan Travel : 40-step Culture & Tourism Theme Street (40계단 문화관광테마거리)

Busan Travel : Busan Gamcheon Culture Village (부산 감천문화마을)

Our Day 3 adventure started with another hot morning exploration of what is called the ‘Santorini of the East’, Busan Gamcheon Culture Village (부산 감천문화마을). The village is formed by houses built in staircase-fashion like on the foothills of the coastal mountain. Another nickname of Busan Gamcheon Culture Village (부산 감천문화마을), is ‘Machu Picchu of Busan’. There are … More Busan Travel : Busan Gamcheon Culture Village (부산 감천문화마을)

Busan Travel : Dongbaekseom Island (동백공원) Exploration

After the hot morning exploration around Haeundae Beach (해운대해수욕장), we headed to the end of beach, where our exploration of  Dongbaekseom Island (동백공원) begins. What used to be an island, Dongbaekseom Island (동백섬) is now part of the mainland. It is a small island with many dongbaek trees and evergreens thrive there.  Dongbaekseom Island (동백섬) has been declared … More Busan Travel : Dongbaekseom Island (동백공원) Exploration

Busan Travel : The morning around Haeundae Beach (해운대해수욕장)

Our Day 2 started early in the morning as the weather forecast is saying that it would be a rainy day. So when we got up in the morning and it was sunny, we decided to quickly head the way over to Haeundae for the morning of exploration around Haeundae Beach (해운대해수욕장). We started our journey … More Busan Travel : The morning around Haeundae Beach (해운대해수욕장)

Busan Travel : Checking out Jagalchi Market (부산 자갈치시장)

Ending our tiring yet interesting exploration of Yongdusan Park (용두산 공원), we decided to stop by and checked out Jagalchi Market (부산 자갈치시장) as it was on the way to the station. Located along the shore side road of Jung-gu (중구), is Jagalchi Market (부산 자갈치시장) , Korea’s largest seafood market. Both live and dried fish are available here. … More Busan Travel : Checking out Jagalchi Market (부산 자갈치시장)

Busan Travel : Exploring Yongdusan Park (용두산 공원)

After the hot morning / noon exploration of Busan Station (부산역) & China Town (상해문), our next exploration is, Yongdusan Park (용두산 공원). To get there, we took the train to Nampo-dong. Then we took the walk over. The step up to Yongdusan Park (용두산 공원) was indeed very tiring but a worthwhile one. Yongdusan Park (용두산 … More Busan Travel : Exploring Yongdusan Park (용두산 공원)