Travel Report: Daegu Gyeongbuk English Village, South Korea.

Daegu Gyeongbuk English Village South Korea.

April 2019. The whole point of flying out to the Korean city of Daegu was to see my old mate Wonderboy. Having embarked on extended travels together throughout Cambodia, China, Japan and Spain, I was chomping at the bit to be adding South Korea to our explored list. As an added bonus, it was also great […]

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Travel Report: Dongseongno Cafe Alley – Daegu, South Korea.

Dongseongno Cafe Alley Daegu South Korea.

April 2019. Anyone who knows me understands only too well that I’m all about the coffee baby! It gets me going in the morning, motivates me to be productive and helps me get through those tough articles where I feel like I’m walking through treacle. Hell, most of the time coffee just helps me appreciate […]

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Travel Report: Apsan Mountain – Daegu, South Korea.

Apsan Mountain Daegu South Korea.

Reading from China? This travel report contains a YouTube video, which can only be viewed with a VPN! April 2019. The Korean city of Daegu is blessed with a number of local mountain ranges and a seemingly infinite array of hiking options. Some of the most popular routes can be found in and around Apsan […]

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Travel Report: Suseong Lake – Daegu, South Korea.

Suseong Lake Daegu South Korea.

April 2019. It was a brilliantly hot afternoon in Daegu and we’d just polished off an enlightening morning finding out about one of Korea’s most loved singer at Kim Kwang-seok Memorial street and Kim Kwang-seok Story House. But now, with hopes of discovering a perfect spot for dinner, we’d arrived at Suseong Lake, easily the […]

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Travel Report: Kim Kwang-seok Story House – Daegu, South Korea.

Kim Kwang-seok Story House Daegu.

Want to get the full picture? Before reading this why not start with my travel report on: Kim Kwang-seok Memorial Street. April 2019. We must have spent a solid hour in Kim Kwang-seok Memorial Street admiring the artwork, listening to the buskers and drinking coffee atop one of the rooftop cafes. The atmosphere had been […]

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Travel Report: Kim Kwang-seok Memorial Street – Daegu, South Korea.

Kim Kwang-seok Memorial Street Daegu South Korea.

Reading from China? This travel report contains YouTube videos, which can only be viewed with a VPN! April 2019. I’d never heard of Korean singer-songwriter Kim Kwang-seok until I started planning my trip to Daegu. But as I quickly discovered the guy is huge in South Korea, where he shifted an impressive five million records […]

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Travel Report: Otgol Village – Daegu, South Korea.

Otgol Village Daegu South Korea.

April 2019. It was an absolute bugger getting to Otgol Village! Situated on the edge of Daegu city, we knew this traditional hilltop community was isolated and that it would take some planning to get to. There’s basically only one bus and it runs just a few times a day. But what we hadn’t anticipated […]

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