Tonight was a peaceful night. There was no running around like crazy people, trying to see a Palace, or find a place to eat that fit all 15 of us. There were only 5 of us. A nice small group, much easier to travel with than the large groups we usually go places with.
Tonight, we went to Insa-dong. The shopping there was AMAZING. Im going back with 200,000kw and buying everything. It's pretty cheap(well everything is) and the stuff they have is so cute. I'm spending all my money there. Everyone's presents are coming from there haha We went into a side street and went to this cute little place for tea. There were live birds in cages in the wall. It was quite expensive for tea and snacks. 6,500 per person. The snacks and the tea were SO sweet. So I had a stomach ache after it. It was ok though.
After that we walked along Cheonggyecheon Stream. It was so pretty. There are waterfalls, and lights in the water. It was so peacefull and pretty. It was SO cold out though. Our fingers and toes and noses were numb. I can't wait for the spring time,
Korea was an independent kingdom under Chinese suzerainty for most of the past millennium. Following its victory in the Russo-Japanese War in 1905, Japan occupied Korea; five years later it formally annexed the entire peninsula. After World War II, a...more info