Yeosu & the Cherry Blossom May 5th 2010 During our time in South Korea, it is becoming more clear that the true beauty of this country is found less in the prominent neon glow of city lights and the ant-like busyness of city life, but perhaps more in the less observable and intangible aspect of the country’s personality. There is no doubt that Seoul is the heartbeat of this country, and indeed being one of the most densely populated ... read more
Asia » South Korea » Jeollanam-do » Yeosu 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... ... read more
We are Amy and Chris and as you may have gathered from reading our blog we are currently making our way around the world on this long anticipated trip!
This trip has been in the planning for years now; it's our passion, our obsession, and the source of endless worry for our poor parents. It's influenced our lives from the books we read to the genre of films we watch, it's inspired language courses and beard growth (Amy and Chris respectively), and has replaced conventional pillow talk with the "Where will we go?" game.
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