Daelim Tourist Hotel
Travel Blogs from Daejeon
... to send gifts to our families earlier in the month so they could open them on Christmas Day. Some things we weren't able to send so they would have to wait until our real celebrations in March. But what we were able to send was much appreciated by our families. For both of us, we had more fun watching our families open gifts than we did opening our own! It's always so much more fun to watch the reactions when people see what gift you picked out for ...
... together to get it unhooked. But it was a beautiful ride. Again, looking out onto the lake and mountains. Piled in between 3 of my new and very good friends. It was a wonderful ride.
Afterwards we made our way to Daejeon- the closest nearby city. Also home to Pretoria- mine and Christie's friend from Korea Burn. We checked into a Love Motel (I could write an entire blog about that Motel and our journeys there... but I won't.) Let's just say, it was awesome. And for 60,000W ...
... taking advantage of this. I went back to Hannam with a group (but they planned to go out drinking locally while others went clubbing downtown. Ultimately I ended up alone in the dorm which was okay... Until later. I packed (I have to change rooms for the 4th week) and organized. I also did my gifts for my buddy and my roommates. I was feeling pretty accomplished so I was like, time to take a shower.... Sigh..... I hurt myself. While in the middle of washing my body, ...
... first 40 minutes, glitched ,and we kept getting blue screened. It was really weird, the lights kind of flickered when this happened too. A 2.5 hour movie lasted 4 hours. Very good movie but very sad. It's on YouTube, I think with English subtitles. The name is Taegukgi: The Brotherhood of War (태극기 휘날리며). Also... I haven't been able to find postcards... They like... Don't exist here. I'll keep ...
... anything. We saw demonstrations before going to the gym and we got to learn a few positions, hitting and kicking techniques and self defense. It started monsooning as we left so we ran in the rain back to our rooms and we will have a small break before dinner. Mmm I will update you later but I don't think we will be going out and doing anything too exciting tonight since there's heavy ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility