Posts tagged "busan"
Big Day South: A Mini Guide to Alt Culture in Busan, Ulsan and Daegu

Big Day South: A Mini Guide to Alt Culture in Busan, Ulsan and Daegu

Ever since I moved to South Korea I’ve noticed a heavy amount of Seoul-centralism when it comes to art, music and other creative ventures. Things that happens in Seoul, especially creative things, get much more attention than the same activities happening outside of it. This is not an unusual occurrence; growing up in England, I...
In Pictures: Vluf x Unionway in Busan with Vans

In Pictures: Vluf x Unionway in Busan with Vans

Last weekend we went down to Busan to cover the VLUF x Unionway Fest (in association with skate brand Vans). The rain didn’t stop us from enjoying the live music, skating, people-watching the well-dressed attendees, checking out the cool venue layout, and eating hotdog BBQ and waffles. These parties are always awesome in Seoul, so...
From Seoul to Busan: Biking Around Korea

From Seoul to Busan: Biking Around Korea

Biking from Seoul to Busan on the Four Rivers Trail in South Korea. You haven’t fully experienced South Korea until you hop on a bike and go. Rural Korea is South Korea at its best. As part of a massive river restoration project, the South Korean government has created bike paths that mostly follow four...
Table People CD Launch ft. The Killer Drones and Genius

Table People CD Launch ft. The Killer Drones and Genius

Basement club DGBG was the venue of choice for indie record label Loose Union’s CD launch party for Table People, supported by Busan band Genius and new rock ‘n’ roll group The Killer Drones. The house was packed by the time Table People hit the stage to play a tight set of psych rock songs....
Events in Seoul This Week: 25/OCTOBER/2012

Events in Seoul This Week: 25/OCTOBER/2012

These events are relatively gore-free. If you want blood, guts and ghosts, head to our Halloween Events article. ALL WEEK Seoul Fashion Week SS13 The biannual Seoul Fashion Week is still on and it seems like there are still a few tickets up for grabs for certain shows. Check our post for the timetable and...

Events in Korea This Week: 28/JUNE/2012

ALL WEEKEND Busan Surf Festival This weekend sees the return of the annual Busan Surf Festival. Busan isn’t famous for it’s waves, and this weekend is also supposed to be the beginning of monsoon season – but don’t let that deter you. Rain or no rain, Busan is a great city and the atmosphere of...
For 91 Days

For 91 Days

Jürgen and Mike are two seasoned travelers who came up with a new way of seeing the world. Instead of undertaking a stressfully nomadic way of life where they are constantly moving from place to place, they choose a certain area of the globe and settle there for three months – approximately 91 days. Luckily...
In Pictures: Busan

In Pictures: Busan

These are pictures of Busan in the winter, when it’s not so warm and sunny. We went to Haeundae beach, Busan Aquarium and to Yonggungsa temple on the coast – which looked beautiful despite the rainclouds. To get to Busan you can take the KTX or get the free shuttle bus for foreigners. Pictures by:...