Category Archives: Busan

Well Dressed

Busan, South Korea.

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Unruly Sun (and Birds)

Busan, South Korea

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Year of the Monkey

And a happy Year of the Monkey to you. I’m spending Lunar New Year in Busan doing nothing in particular.  My plan is to finally get around to book three of Jeff Vandermeer’s South Reach trilogy and to wake up at … Continue reading

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Late Summer in Busan

Busan, South Korea. A four-day Chuseok holiday wasn’t quite enough to get out of the country, so I went down to Busan to hang out at the beach.  I didn’t pack a bathing suit which was a mistake, because it’s … Continue reading

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“you’re fantastic”

New Order, “Plastic” The new New Order is surprisingly good.  And tomorrow I’m headed to Busan for Chuseok.  I don’t have much in the way of plans other than eating here a few times and walking around the beach and … Continue reading

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Rainy Busan

  Busan, South Korea.

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Surf City

Haeundae is the main beach in Busan, and probably the most famous beach in South Korea.  It’s a perfectly fine beach with a great view looking south.  However, in the summer it’s a complete madhouse and (IMO) entirely not worth … Continue reading

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Up The Beach

Last day in Busan before headed back to Daegu tomorrow.  I really like it here, and if I had to do it again I’d probably look for a job in this town.  Daegu is fine in its own way, and … Continue reading

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Get Yr Whale On

Busan, South Korea.

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Korean Cabbies Behaving Badly

A group of “black” (as in, illegal) cabs in Seoul have been ripping off foreign tourists: “A 55-year-old cabbie, surnamed Kim, confessed that he approached a Thai traveler at Incheon International Airport on June 2 and dropped him off in … Continue reading

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