InterContinental Alpensia Pyeongchang Resort
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I met my travel buddy, Paul, and the Dangjin bus terminal after school on Friday and we were both packed and ready to get on the road. After a quick toasted sandwich we were on our bus headed towards Seoul. We would spend the night in Seoul and then meet up with our tour group on the morning that would take us snowboarding.
The bus ride went off without a hitch and soon we were through the Friday night traffic and traveling through the subways of ...
... lift ticket for 60,000 W=60 bucks. Not bad! Everyone looked so stylish, with matching couples gear, to snazzy bright neon jackets logo-ed out with name brands. But, me, not so much. I was given a bright red jacket with black stripes and purple flowered pants and a white hat. (I think they got a good laugh out of the foreigner looking ridiculous!) Now, where to go? The resort has 31 slopes, but only about 11 were open this early in the season.There are no ...
... all squished into cages next to the meat stalls...lol!! Not a big fan although Diana got some wonderful pictures of the piles of various sausages/intestines that were on sale in the same area - what a joy for a strict, hippy vege! In which case i should have known that a faux pas was to not recognise dried BUGS and instead think they were raisins - oopppsss!!!
Next on the hitlist was Woobang Land Amusement Park and DaeguTower which is not ...
... and paid for by EPIK.
Adventure number one meant going to a fish market - where I saw more fish (dead and alive) in a small space than I ever really need to see again. First memory - a woman cutting the eyes out of something with tentacles and seeing a bucket full of big fish eyes. Second memory - boiling hellpots of crabs the size of cats. Third memory - watching someone fling a squid into a bucket ...
... laughter. I felt some what irritated as I had know idea what was being said. Then finally I heard my name and afterwards only silence. I sat there waiting for something to happen when all of a sudden the principal motioned me to the front. I gazed out upon the experienced eyes and I suddenly realised just how young I was to take on such a mission. I felt at this moment that I truly was in a foreign land and that there was literally no escape. At this point I fear that I ...