Jeonju Core Riviera Hotel
Travel Blogs from Jeonju
... end, bought a ticket and was on the bus with minutes to spare and no kerfuffle or rush. Excellent, but hungry. Warning, minor peril! We stopped at services. I stocked. All was well. The hostel in Jeonju is a couple of miles from the terminal, walkable but also a cheap cab ride away. I almost never get a taxi, so getting one is almost a treat in itself. There were no staff in attendance so I sat around chatting to Carsten, who was also waiting to check in. The place is ...
... 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 ...
... 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.
... powerful kings and queens were entitled to. The only thing missing were butlers passing around silver trays with champagne and canapes. We were told that the jewelry sold here is about 20% less than other places in Korea since it is made right there in Iksan. Still, we can only imagine how much these orange size gems would cost in a boutique if they were $25,000 there.
After walking around the store for a little bit we walked to the other side of ...
... we have a sneak peek into approximately 300 kitchens from the comfort of our balcony. As they sit cross-legged on the floor, we watch and wonder: what are they cooking, what part of the animal are they eating...what animal are they eating, did it have a name?
This past weekend was our second in Korea. Overall it was a nice and relaxing weekend. Thanks to the wonderful advancements of technology, we were able to connect with foreigners, most of ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking