History & Culture

A Concise History of Busan… or Is it Pusan?
Cosplay at Comic World
Korean Dance and Drumming at the Gugak Center
Born in the USA… Perfected in Korea?
A Day at Sajik Stadum – Lotte Giants Baseball
Christian Korea
91 Days of K-Pop – The Soundtrack
Korea’s Love Motels – For More Than Just Sexy Time
Some Great South Korean Movies
South Korea’s Troubling Quest for Beauty
The Traditional Korean Tea Ceremony
Masters of Go-Stop

Shopping & Spas

Shinsegae – The World’s Largest Department Store
Bookstore Alley
Shinsegae’s Spa Land
Get Your Puppy Fix in Jangsan
The Charlie Brown Cafe
Oncheon’s Heosimcheong – The Largest Spa in Asia
Adventures in Korean Health Care: Jürgen’s Story
Adventures in Korean Health Care: Mike’s Story

Photo Reportages

First Impressions of Busan
Out and About in Busan
Golden Moments in Busan
The Strange Creatures of Busan
Relaxing in Busan and Other Pics
What Defines the City?
Final Set of Random Busan Pictures

Food & Cuisine

Busan Food Journal, Part One
Busan Food Journal, Part Two
Grab a Seat in Eatery Alley
Busan Food Journal, Part Three
Millak Raw Fish Market
Busan Food Journal, Part Four
Soju Haiku
Jagalchi Fish Market
Busan Food Journal – Part Five
Busan Food Journal – Part Six
Learning How to Make Makgeolli
Patbingsu – Korea’s Summertime Treat

Hiking & Beaches

A Cable Car to Geumjeongsanseong Fortress
Gwangalli Beach
Hiking through Igidae Park
Songdo Beach and Amnan Park
Return to Mt. Geumjeongsan
Brave the Crowds of Haeundae Beach
Hiking at Taejongdae
The Perfect Korean Hike

Parks & Monuments

The United Nations Memorial Cemetery
Jungang Park and the Chunghon Tower
Suyeong Park
The Olympic Park and Busan’s Seoul Complex
The Eulsukdo Island Bird Sanctuary
A Day at the Racetrack in Busan
The APEC House and Dongbaek Park
The Grand Children’s Park

Temples & Festivals

The Lotus Lantern Parade
Haedong Yonggungsa Temple
Samgwangsa Under a Blanket of Lanterns
Haeundae’s Sand Festival
Beomeosa Temple
Seokbulsa Temple


A Day in Buk-Gu, Northern Busan
Pictures from Oncheon’s Busy Market
The Streets of Daeyeon-Dong
South American Flair in Gamcheon
Bujeon Market Town
Busan’s Chinatown – Shanghai Street
Geoje Island and Damned Monsoon Season
Munhyeon-Dong Inner Town


The Busan Modern History Museum
The Busan Museum of Art
The Busan Aquarium
Busan’s Trick Eye Museum
The Busan Cinema Center
Busan’s Very Own Madame Tussauds
The Busan Museum
The National Maritime Museum

Unique Busan

Whatever Happened to Snow Castle?
Open-Air Foot Spa in Oncheon
The Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams
Travel at the Speed of Light!
Busan’s Diamond Bridge
The Cascading Fountain of Nampo’s Lotte
The 40 Steps


A Trip to Gyeongju
Yangdong Folk Village
Gyeongju’s Ancient Downtown Attractions
Anapji Pond at Dusk
Further Afield in Gyeongju


An-Nyeong Ha-Se-Yo, Busan!
A Ferry to the Oryukdo Islands
After One Month in Busan
The Brilliance of the Yogi-Yo Button
Annyeonghi Gyeseyo, Busan!

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