Sunday, August 7, 2011

I'm going on vacation!

I'll have a lot more to write about when I return, but for now, here's where the rabbit and I will be headed, starting this evening...

1) Buyeo - historically rich city in the South West, and former capital city of the Baekje Kingdom.

2) Jeonju - Capital of North Jeolla Province and renowned for its delicious "Jeonju Bibimbap" and well-maintained hanok village.

3) Namwon - Korea's "City of Love", based at the foot of Jirisan and the setting for Korea's famous fictional romance, Chunhyang.

4) Haeinsa - This is the temple that houses thousands of ancient wooden blocks, upon which are carved the world's most complete collection of original Buddhist texts. Very cool - read all about it.

We will be gone for 5 nights and 5 days - returning on Saturday evening on a KTX train from Daegu to Seoul. Looking forward to some time away and some adventures with my girl. I'll be sure to write all about it upon my return.

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