Jeonju Core Riviera Hotel
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I took the Beetle Ferry to Busan, then train to Jeonju and got in touch with Yang's sister in Japanese, then eventually located everyone at a nice Hotel Riviera. We met Yang's family for dinner in a traditional hanok restaurant. Dinner ended with a divine cinnamon tea. Then, Yang, Nikki and I had a beer with Yang's mafia friend at Sexy Image snack …
... cool. They are mostly trendy shops and restaurants but it is nice to walk around the area.
Jeonju is also the first stop on this trip where the temperature was really pleasant, maybe even a little cool at night. It was nice and relaxing there so I stuck around an extra ...
... join into! After that interesting performance we headed for the local speciality for dinner; Bibinbap. There were three or so types we could choose from one with raw cold beef mince, one with 25 degrees mince and one in a clay pot at 150 degrees. Needless to say we chose the piping hot one and it arrived with a raw egg on top which Jen very quickly mixed in so it was all cooked nicely! Along with the bibinbap we had a whole table ...
... started hugging me and asking me to dance with them. But by then, I was too tired and just wanted to go home.
I started for home at around 1 a.m. and got there maybe at 4 a.m. or so. I tried to find the same roads that I got here at, but it was a gong show. Eventually I found a highway and followed it back to Iksan on the service roads beside it. In retrospect, it was kind of a bad idea, but at least I got to sleep in my own bed.
... As we pulled up to the exhibition, it looked like nothing more than a building surrounded by wide open fields, draped with mountains. But as we looked around we could clearly see what stood in its place another lifetime ago. The museum on-site displayed relics that were excavated at the site where a Buddhist Temple once stood. Inside were over 19,000 relics found on-site that dated back to 600 A.D. Some of the artifacts found were incense burners, pots ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking