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South Korea (Part 4: Train to Busan)

After a few days in Seoul we took the KTX to Busan which for those of you who don’t know is a city positioned at the south east of the Korean peninsula and if I’m honest I am going to struggle to recall the majority of this trip as the first thing we did after… Continue reading South Korea (Part 4: Train to Busan)

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Seoul, South Korea (Part 3: the DMZ)

For those of you who aren’t too  clued up on the Korean war, perhaps you never even knew there was a Korean war? Well, there is a reason for that – the Korean war is also known as the forgotten war due to it being sandwiched between WWII and the Vietnam war, as a result,… Continue reading Seoul, South Korea (Part 3: the DMZ)

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Seoul (Part 2: The heart and Soul of Seoul)

Welcome to any new followers and welcome back to my current followers, I hope you’ve been enjoying my posts so far.  In my previous post about Seoul I talked about some of the food and markets in Seoul, you can read ‘Seoul Food’ here.  For this post I am going to focus more on sightseeing in Seoul,… Continue reading Seoul (Part 2: The heart and Soul of Seoul)

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Seoul (Part 1: Seoul food)

During the autumn festival break my friend Max and I decided to use our time wisely and take a short trip to South Korea; we flew into Daegu as it was the only reasonably priced flight we could get during this busy period.  From Daegu we took the KTX (high speed rail) straight to Seoul.… Continue reading Seoul (Part 1: Seoul food)