Climbing Mt. Fuji, Japan (to the Summit)

So now that you know our thinking on how to tackle Mt. Fuji and the things to know before you go, let’s talk about how our trip up the mountain actually went.  We had started our trip to Japan with a few days of sight seeing in Tokyo (topping over 20,000 steps each day) and…

Climbing Mt. Fuji, Japan (Things to know before you go)

There is an old Japanese saying that says a wise person will climb Mt. Fuji at least once in their life, and since living in Seoul, we’ve had quite a few friends who have traveled to Mt. Fuji and made the climb.  The same Japanese saying also states that only a fool would climb it twice, so…

Busan or Bust – Things to see

Well we all know we could kill a lot of time eating in Busan, but at some point we have to do some sight seeing right? Well the first place that always comes to mind is the beach.  There are a few beaches in the area Haeundae and Gwangalli Beach are probably the most well…

Hop on down to Montmarte Park!

A friend of mine told me that there was a park over on the other side of the Banpo Bridge with bunnies, so I definitely wanted to go for a visit! The over 200,000 square foot park is called Montmartre Park and located in Seocho-go. Montmarte is part of a larger park, Seoripul Park which…