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... a flight is it, what is the time difference?
Most flights range from 16-24 hours, depending on lay overs. Korea is 17 hours ahead of the West Coast. Right now it’s 5:00PM here, so there it’s 10:00AM in Incheon, where my school is. Incheon is about a 40 minute train ride outside of Seoul.
Are you nervous about North Korea?
I’m not too concerned, from what I’ve read, South Koreans aren’t ...
... of chefs and foodies): The best Beets I've ever experienced.
Brushed my teeth and flossed twice. It was time to go ride the tram up to OHSU. 4$ round-trip. A micro-community of physicians, medical students, patient's families and hospital administrators. High-fives and good conversations, setting up tables for the Medical School Farmer's Market, and back down to meet I-5 North to Seattle.
... get appreciative nods and smiles from the locals.
Everything went as planned - the planes, trains and automobiles reservations. All the apartments we stayed in were comfortable and true to their descriptions online.
And most importantly, we all stayed in good health - grazie a dio! - as they say in Rome.
So goodbye until my next travel blog!
... Pie again for dessert. And then eat Henry's. -------- 8:31pm Aah. Thanks, Elmer. You'll be our 'end of a long day' go to given that you're right across the hotel parking lot and full of safe and satisfying food. There's nothing terribly exciting to say about our meal other than it was tasty and filling. Two important criteria. Mel and I did get some rather cruel pleasure from watching Henry try Tabasco Sauce for the first time though. He had been insistent on ...
... swim at the beach there. The water there has quite big waves, like Raglan, but yucky seaweed in the shallow waters. We cooked steak sandwiches for dinner which were so yum - we hadn't had a steak or something like that for so long! We also shared our camp spot with some lady who didn't have anywhere to stay that night, she hadn't booked a spot and the campground had filled up. I felt quite sorry for her as we had been in that situation many times before, so offered her half our space. ...