The Best Beaches in Korea (Close to Seoul)

From the Beaches Florida to the Beaches of South Korea I hail from another peninsula that is very flat (Florida).  We don’t have hills; we have beaches, and I am very turned on by beaches. Unfortunately, Seoul is not blessed with beaches. Hills and mountains inundate Seoul and South Korea.  This may pleasure the whims…

Pine and Ocean, The Best Smelling City in the World

Let’s face it, Korea doesn’t get good reviews when It comes to the olfactory department.  Critiques of Seoul’s odorous sewage, pollution, and the piercing pungency of beondegi(boiled silk worm pupae) are well documented online.  To be fair, I’ve spent a considerable amount of time(2 weeks) in San Francisco(A city universally adored by all) and I…

Gangneung, South Korea: Best Smelling City in the World?

  Does Korea Smell Bad? Let’s face it, Korea doesn’t get good reviews when It comes to the olfactory department.  Critiques of Seoul’s odorous sewage, pollution, and the piercing pungency of beondegi(boiled silk worm pupae) are well documented online.  To be fair, I’ve spent a considerable amount of time(2 weeks) in San Francisco(A city universally…

Under Cerulean Skies(The Hidden Beaches of Boracay)

When I decided upon the Philippines for my vacation, I had a difficult time choosing between traveling to Palawan or Boracay. In my heart, I wanted to go to Palawan. Palawan is the road less traveled, it has less tourism, and it is uniquely more Filipino. Additionally, it holds the wonders of El Nido and…

The Hidden Beaches of Boracay: What To Do Outside of White Beach

    Where to go in the Philippines for my First Trip? When I decided upon the Philippines for my vacation, I had a difficult time choosing between traveling to Palawan or Boracay. In my heart, I wanted to go to Palawan. Palawan is the road less traveled, it has less tourism, and it is…

Lazy Dog Bed and Breakfast Review

I’m from Florida and I hate tourists.  There was nothing more disgusting to me growing up than coming across a fat man wearing a Hawaiian style button up shirt,  layered upon a t-shirt that spelled Florida with tacky colors, topped off by a straw hat.  Living in Lake City, it felt like an infestation of…

Lazy Dog Bed and Breakfast Review: Our Favorite Place to Stay in Boracay

I’m from Florida and I hate tourists.  Growing up, there was nothing more disgusting than encountering a fat man wearing a Hawaiian button-up shirt layered over a t-shirt that spelled Florida with tacky colors.   When living in Lake City, it felt like an infestation of these men materialized in our town to pump gas into…