Runaway Tales

November 30, 2010

Tai-chi, Taiwanese Flag Ceremony and the Boom Box

Some of ‘famous’ photography of Asia, you can see massive group of tai chi fairly often. Nothing like this in any other continent. Tai chi, or Taiji is a Chinese philosophy. Many Chinese are doing this for meditation and exercising. […]
November 27, 2010

Why Red-Eye Transportation is the Best

Train. . I love red eye transportation. My love of night rider started when I traveled to Busan. It’s 5 and a half an hour Ride by train, so it was quite perfect timing for catch a red eye. It […]
November 23, 2010

Give Kuala Lumpur a second chance, and my friend Ciki

I love doing things multiple times. Because I see new different things every each time. For example, watch a same movie twice and more, eat delicious food again, go to a musical I liked over and over, same routine applies […]
November 18, 2010

He gave me… Thumbs up!

Who is the sweetest person you’ve ever met on the road? I’m sure you all have a lot of stories. I’m constantly surprised by how this world is filled with kind individuals. Now, let me tell you this sweet man […]
November 15, 2010

When was the last time you wrote the special letter?

After over 100 articles and 8 months of blogging, there’s one huge thing I left out about Korea. Military service. Getting to know where you came from is certainly a unique experience. Just like Robert Sternberg said, “Passion is the […]
November 3, 2010

Japchae, the food for the fiesta.

A dish, such as soup, hot pot or BBQ are certainly main topic material for sure (and I’m sure I’m going to cover that at some point), but since we do have a lot of, I mean a lot or […]
November 1, 2010

A Birthday Tribute

          Today is my birthday. I love birthdays in general. It’s so exciting, isn’t it? One day, this is the day that you are the center of the world. Oh well, I think everyday that I […]
July 20, 2010

My summer break to Jeju island.

. . . . For the first time since I got a full time job, I’m going to have summer break. Unfortunately Korean companies don’t allow long break, in any occasion. So how long will I be gone? 5 days, […]
June 25, 2010

Ravishing Lake Tekapo – Part 3. Nature, people and the job offer

Part 1. Meditating. Everything is a postcard! Part 2. Astronomy, why must? Part 3. Nature, people and the job offer. After the tour, went to the tour operator and gave my feedback like I promised. He carefully hears what I […]
June 15, 2010

Ravishing Lake Tekapo – Part 2.Free of charge.

Part 1. Meditating. Everything is a postcard! Part 2. Astronomy, why must? Part 3. People, nature and a job offer. . . Next step was to found out how I can get to the observatory. Did I mention? I used […]
May 29, 2010

Hong Kong You Knew is Wrong

What word pop up in your head when you hear “Hong Kong” ?. Before I really knew about Hong Kong, Shopping, expensive food, and luxury accommodation were for the whole idea because every Korean tour operators said so. Even the […]
May 26, 2010

Lucky coincidences I’ve met in Hong Kong

. . We travelers love coincidences, right? At least a good one.  Some say like in a movie “You know I hate surprises.” But I never met one in real life. . Serendipity. It is my motto of travel. Travel […]