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By KK Yong

Gijang Crab Market

This post is part of a series called 8-Day Fly/Drive Trip to Busan “₩40,000 per kilo. Every restaurant same price…” is the common refrain of staff outside their restaurants as we were walking along the crammed streets of Gijang Market. Big signboards with crab motifs and tanks of live crabs makes it abundantly clear what’s you’re…

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Haedong Yonggungsa Temple
By KK Yong

Haedong Yonggungsa Temple

This post is part of a series called 8-Day Fly/Drive Trip to Busan Most temples in Korea are built near mountains. Haedong Yonggungsa Temple is unique in that it is situated near the sea. The colorful temple sits on rocky outcrops facing the East Sea amidst crashing waves making it postcard perfect for photography. A…

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Cheonjiyeon_Waterfall
By KK Yong

Cheonjiyeon Waterfalls, Jeju

This post is part of a series called Jeju Jeju is renowned for its scenic coastlines and picturesque waterfalls which attract millions of tourists all year round. Among the most visited places is Cheonjiyeon Falls, one of the designated natural monuments of South Korea. It is 22m high and plunges into a pool of water…

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By KK Yong

Jeongbang Waterfalls, Jeju

This post is part of a series called Jeju Jeju, although not a very big island, is blessed with spectacular terrain, majestic peaks, lava caves and numerous waterfalls. Most of the waterfalls are located in the southern part of the island near to Seogwipo. One of the most scenic is Jeongbang Falls (정방폭포). The other…

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