|Lettuce growing outside our apartment.|
|A local homeless man who has decided I'm his friend.|
|The joys of a tiny Korean apartment.|
|Water Street - the "entertainment district".|
|Essential running equipment.|
|Don't forget your balloons.|
|Liberty Enlightening a Love Motel|
|Haeundae Beach awash with foreigners.|
|A patient taking a cigarette break in Haeundae. Patients in full medical kit |
(sometimes with drips attached) are a common sight outside hospitals in Korea.
|Two men enjoying a beer outside in Haeundae, Busan. It was 9am.|
|Red Velvet cupcake from Red Velvet in Busan. |
To get to one yourself, you go down the alleyway in the picture below.
|The Red Velvet cupcake shop in Nampo-dong, Busan. |
We've visited twice and although the cupcakes are delicious, the opening hours are a pain in the ass.
It's open from 1pm - 9pm, but usually doesn't actually open til 1:30.
Just bear that in mind before you turn up there, hungover, impatient and craving cream cheese icing.
|Benefits of being ginger in Asia? Hairdressers everywhere! |
I had 8 kids attached to my head at this point.
|Sunset over the flooded rice paddies between Buan and Gimje.|
|The water rides were kitted out for those who don't actually like getting wet! We got this big cover thing....|
|And dryers/fans for when you're finished.|
|Pro tip: bring a pen and some post-its. With wait times of over an hour,|
playing 20 questions kept us sane (while the Koreans in line stared and giggled)
|I really enjoyed the 'Safari' which had a Jurassic Park-esque antechamber to separate each enclosure.|
|The bus (which is pimped out to look like a tiger) drives through a number of enclosures housing lions...|
|White tigers, giraffes, elephants, zebras and....|
|one liger! That's a lion/tiger mix of awesome.|
|Just one of the many troupes of school kids in the park. These were cuter than most.|
|Lauren is modelling my current favourite Korean t-shirt. |
Mine says 'Ho Phuture' and has a combi van on the front. Of course.
|Kiwi Ah-chak (Kiwi Chomp!)|
|Tried to take a picture but it just looks like a booger.|