Korea Free & Easy: Busan (part 2)

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Gamcheon Culture Village
A must-see attraction that you shouldn’t miss, Gamcheon Culture Village is the Santorini of Busan. Colourful hillside houses, verdant rolling hills and calm waters formed the picturesque scene of the rustic village. Be awed by the picture-perfect setting after a short walk up the steps to the observation deck.

Colourful houses overlooking the […]

By |September 21st, 2013|Busan, Korea|2 Comments

Korea Free & Easy: Busan (part 1)

Just back from Korea! We had a blast on the week-long trip, traveling from Busan to the eastern part of the Korean peninsula, namely Gyeongsangbuk-do and Gangwon-do, and Seoul with K-Shuttle seat-in-tour bus.

Busan’s waterfront.

On the first day of the trip, we arrived at Incheon Airport after a 6-hour overnight flight from Singapore. […]

By |September 18th, 2013|Busan, Korea|7 Comments

Gimhae-Busan trip (part 3)

Continuing from Busan (part 2)

A day before our flight departure, we travelled for an hour by coach to Gimhae from Busan city. A brief introduction on Gimhae, it was the land of the Great Garakguk founded by King Suro in 42 A.D, the empire that saw the advancement from bronze ware to iron ware.

To […]

By |August 16th, 2013|Busan, Korea|9 Comments

Sights and Sounds of Busan (part 2)

Continuing from Busan (part 1)

Here is a list of things that we did, what you can do in Busan in a couple of days. There is definitely more to be discovered in this bustling city in the southeasternmost tip of the Korean Peninsula.

Haeundae Beach

A charming stretch of golden sandy beach fringed with deck chairs […]

By |July 28th, 2013|Busan, Korea|1 Comment

To Busan with AirAsia X (part 1)

Busan is the second largest city in South Korea, a major port city that doubles as a tourist destination with many fabulous festivals all year round.

Summer sees vacationers heading to the Haeundae Sand Festival and Busan Sea Festival. Dubbed as the city of film, Cannes of Asia, Busan Int’l Film Festival takes place yearly […]

By |July 24th, 2013|Busan|2 Comments