Monthly Archives: February 2014

Euro Gourmet Near Gyeongbokgung – Foie Gras on Baguettes?? Yes Please.

Happy Lunar New Year to you fine readers. This last week has been extremely busy with work, my parents visiting and of course, little Logan deciding he wants to party in the middle of the night. Thus, I apologize for not blogging, even though I have a couple of posts I’m really excited about. Jill, […]

North Korea Revisited: Day 5 – Kyongsong, Chongjin, Rason

Originally posted on Abandoned Kansai:
Why staying at Kyongsong? Because if the town was good enough for Kim Il-sung, his wife and his son, it is damn good enough for any western tourist! And of course there were more things to see, like the house the most famous Kims stayed at while giving guidance on…

North Korea Revisited: Day 4 – Pochon, Mt. Chilbo, Kyongsong

Originally posted on Abandoned Kansai:
Alone at that beach on a rough coast, the sun rising, an ice-cold wind blowing – Day 4 of the Northeastern Adventure was off to a perfect start! At first it didn’t look like it though. I am not an early riser, yet my third night in North Korea ended…