The Great Korean Road Trip – Day 12

Day 12 made up for Day 11’s blah-ness with a duo of highlights. First, to pick up where day 11 ended…

Sleeping through in a rest stop is not as bad as it sounds. Donghae Rest Stop boasts its wonderful view of the ocean. After taking in the morning sights, I headed to a Daegeumgul, or Daegeum Cave, a famous sight in neighboring Samcheok. I visited Samcheok about 8 years ago but this particular cave was sold out for the day and I settled for Hwanseon Cave. It was interesting, but I wasn’t a fan of how much Read more

Let’s face it, not every day has a highlight. Day 11 was pretty much a transportation day, just lounging around until the ticket booth opened at 3pm and then just waiting some more until my ferry at 5:30. I guess the highlight would be getting sleepy and passing out in a rest stop. Maybe it was that wonderful toast I had for lunch. Like I said, not every day has a highlight. I didn’t even take pictures today so there you have it. Better luck tomorrow.

The Great Korean Road Trip – Day 8

Distance Traveled Today: 12km

Distance Traveled Total: 1062km

Today started a lot earlier than I am used to. In order to catch a ferry to Ulleungdo from Gangneung, you have to be ready to sail out at 8:20. I really hate rushing, so I always try to show up early. It paid off since the parking situation was just ridiculous and I was a full 30 minutes early. I managed to get the very last ticket available and Read more