Category Archives: Korea

RTW01 1980-81

In 1980, my company, NCR Comten, sent me to NCR Japan for software support of the first installations of our Networking Communications Processor.  Recently, a reply to my comment in Cook the Beans blog reminded me of that trip and … Continue reading

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Reblog of the Case for Bad Coffee

A friend of mine shared the article below on LinkedIn. As my blog and facebook account attests, I have drunk many cups of coffee and tea in many different shops and many different locales around the world. The Case For … Continue reading

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In my neighborhood, Gaegeum (개금), Busan

Everywhere we stay for a week or a month provides the same contrasts of the ordinary with the unique. Our month here in a small apartment allows for many discoveries. Some photograph well, some don’t. Some photos are not taken … Continue reading

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Visiting Gamcheon Cultural Village

Sometimes we plan our outings with some detail. Most of the time, we check local tourist web pages and Trip Advisor – Busan.  With some general destination in mind, off we go and have seldom been disappointed.  Usually, there are all … Continue reading

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A Day in Jeju

The South Korean island of Jeju (formerly Cheju) lies directly off the south coast.  Jeju airlines had an incredible sale on fares.  The two of us flew round trip for under 100 USD.  We only had one day to explore … Continue reading

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Korea Focus

We have been in Korea for a month now.  In China and to an extent in Nepal and India, we had places we wanted to visit and experiences to enjoy. Korea does not have that.  Both Wife and I have … Continue reading

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