Andeok 안덕, Jeju CIty 제주

Jeju 제주 : Jeju Airport 제주 공항 to Gimhae 김해

I woke up early to brush up and run out the doors into the darkness. It was only 545 am but I had to take an airport limousine to the airport.  It costs 5500 won but it was a full bus! I got the airport with a lot of time though 🙂 The plane from… Continue reading Jeju 제주 : Jeju Airport 제주 공항 to Gimhae 김해

Attractions, Jeju CIty 제주

Jeju City 제주시 : Chilsungro shop street 칠성로 상점가 – Cherry Blossoms @ 전농로 –  Jeju Underground shopping 중앙지하상가

I wanted to see the cherry blossoms before I leave Jeju but the festival starts on March 31, my last day in Jeju 😦 It also happens that there are no cherry blossoms south of Hallasan ... Maybe they didn't grow any or it is too hot but I have to go to Jeju or… Continue reading Jeju City 제주시 : Chilsungro shop street 칠성로 상점가 – Cherry Blossoms @ 전농로 –  Jeju Underground shopping 중앙지하상가

Attractions, Jeju CIty 제주

Jochon : Saryeoni Forest Path 사려니 숲길

The forest is said to be one of the prettiest road in the entire Korea! Last entry to the area is 300 pm during winter so it was a mad rush to get there. It isn't too far from Seogwipo (35 minutes on bus 782 and get off at Gyorae Entrance).  Visitors can either transfer… Continue reading Jochon : Saryeoni Forest Path 사려니 숲길

Attractions, Jeju CIty 제주

Jeju City 제주 : Yongduam Rock (용두암)

So... The postcard from this place looks great! Therefore, I really wanted to come here.   So on the way to Aewol, I made my friend do a detour ... Even though she came here before.  Here's the coast.  Yongduam means dragon head, can you spot which one? It's the big one that looks like… Continue reading Jeju City 제주 : Yongduam Rock (용두암)

Attractions, Beach 해변, Cafe 카페, Jeju CIty 제주

Jeju City 제주시 : Hamdeok Seoubong Beach (함덕 서우봉해변)

While going to the Haerubang Park, I saw a lot of people get off at the entrance of this beach .... Since I finished my visit to the park much earlier than expected, I walked some 20 minutes back to the beach entrance. Actually, right next to the beach is the Seoubong Peak! My leg… Continue reading Jeju City 제주시 : Hamdeok Seoubong Beach (함덕 서우봉해변)

Attractions, Jeju CIty 제주

Jeju City 제주 : Bukchon Dol Hareubang Park 북촌 돌하르방공원

On my third day off, I took bus 782 from Seogwipo all the way to Jeju and then transfering to bus 701 and walked almost 15 minutes to get to thid  Hareubang park. In my mind, it would be like a forest with many Dol Hareubangs in a mythic feel but it wasn't... but still… Continue reading Jeju City 제주 : Bukchon Dol Hareubang Park 북촌 돌하르방공원

Attractions, Jeju CIty 제주

Jeju 제주 : Jeju Starlight World Park and Planetarium (제주별빛누리공원)

Tonight I had to work a bit late so I skipped a few scheduled places and went straight to Starlight World Park and Planetarium.   It is opened from 2 pm to 10 pm during winter and 3 pm to 11 pm during summer.  However, not a lot of long distance bus runs beyond 10… Continue reading Jeju 제주 : Jeju Starlight World Park and Planetarium (제주별빛누리공원)

Beach 해변, Gujwa 구좌, Jeju CIty 제주

Gujwa 구좌 : Sehwa Beach 세화해수욕장

The beach isn't even on my map! However my friend's friend recommended it so here we are! It is very close to the Haenyo Museum but the museum was already closed when we got there. Instead, we just walked around the beach. It was small but quite nice ... Like most beaches, it consists of… Continue reading Gujwa 구좌 : Sehwa Beach 세화해수욕장

Attractions, Jeju CIty 제주

Jeju City 제주시 : Mysterious Road 도깨비 도로& Jeju Art Museum 

Traveling up to Jeju from Seogwipo again.  Once more taking bus 781 up north.  However, I had to transfer again to bus 70 to arrive at.... The Mysterious Road. I was talking to one of my travel mates and she said she never miss coming here whenever she is in Jeju.  Therefore, I thought I… Continue reading Jeju City 제주시 : Mysterious Road 도깨비 도로& Jeju Art Museum 

Jeju CIty 제주, Market

Jeju City 제주: 5-day market (제주민속오일시장)

Even though I had to work, I still manage to take that 1.5 hour bus ride to Jeju City because of the 5-day market!  There are many 5-day markets on the island and they open every 5 days.  For Jeju, it opens on days ending on 2 or 7 (2nd, 7th, 12th, 17th, 22nd, 27th).… Continue reading Jeju City 제주: 5-day market (제주민속오일시장)