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We woke up bright and early at 5:45am for the 6:45am breakfast time slot for our tour group. Yep, that's part of joining a tour group. With a bit of time to spare we took some photos outside in the plaza with Seoraksan as the backdrop. Everything looked so normal until you see this miniature stone henge in the middle of the plaza. A bit of an odd sight in Korea. I can't link the relation between this region of Korea with the ...
... Many of us easily got the hang of this spectacular sport but some required the second lesson. By the end of the day, most of us mastered these skills and some of us was hungry for more, but mostly just hungry for food! Luckily, we were all treated to a darling dinner buffet. The tables were decked with sashimi, sushi, ribs, duck, salad, mini desserts, fruits, fried rice, oysters, and many more!! Today was definitely a successful beginning to snowboarding!! By: Verena and ...
... bus at Seoraksan park to take us back to Sokcho. He writes mobile apps for iOS and Androids. I happened to run into them again the next day at the bus station as we were leaving for our next cities.
There was a retired couple from Canada, David and Mary, whom I met while waiting for the bus after visiting the Hwanseongul Cave. They’re in Korea for month and then will be off to Japan. They love to travel and during our ...
... of the trails and then headed up to Ulsanbawi, one of the most famous peaks seen in many Korean guidebooks. When we started out it was a beautiful day with only a few clouds in the sky, but once we were about halfway up the clouds had rolled in and blocked any view we might have had. On the hike up was an ancient hermitage built into one of the huge boulders that speckled the mountain. By the time we were half a kilometer from the top, the trail had turned ...
... day. Our first views of the craggy peaks was in the bus on our way to Sokcho, and we were quite keen to see more.
Absolutely amazing, really unusual rock formations, spectacular forests, waterfalls and even the odd temple thrown in, Seoraksan is quite spectacular and is the third highest mountain in South Korea, with its highest peak, Daecheongbong standing at 1708m.
A short distance ...