Every year, Korean temperatures steadily rise during the summer months. This rise in mercury coincides with the rise of a popular icy dessert that Koreans use to battle the summer heat: Bingsu. All across the Korean peninsula cafes, coffee shops, and restaurants start putting out advertisements for this popular dish on storefronts, sidewalks, billboards, and even music videos. Continue reading
A Day in the Life – Our Final Apartment in Korea(?!)
Stephanie and I hate moving; that should be said outright. We can travel for weeks on end, living out of two small backpacks and sleeping in a revolving door of hotels, but changing our base camp always presents itself as a much larger chore. Each time we’ve moved we have rediscovered just how much stuff we’ve accumulated. Continue reading
Explore More – Angkor Wat Video
In a previous post (click here to see that one) we described our visit to the Angkor Wat Complex while we were in Cambodia last Winter. We shared some pictures and described the awesome emotions that this storied temple can imbue upon its visitors, but we didn’t get around to sharing the video footage we shot. While the previous Angkor Wat post focused mainly on our perspective and wonder while in the temple complex, video has a way of allowing viewers to experience it a bit for themselves. Continue reading
Let’s go to… Mt. Bukhansan!
Okay, so we made a post about this earlier and included some of our pictures of this gorgeous national park, but we also shot a bit of video on the way to the top and thought we would share it with you as well! As you may already know, we like to make the occasional video and even have a vlog on Youtube. So, for the fifth installment of Let’s go to… Continue reading