We woke up bright and early on Saturday and made our way to Tiong Bahru to walk the streets of the little town, check out the bustling market, poke around the shops, and stuff ourselves silly at Tiong Bahru Hawker Center. Tiong Bahru Market consists of a fresh wet market downstairs and an enormous hawker … Continue reading Exploring Tiong Bahru Market
Isn't it great to have friends? Now imagine what it's like to have friends that fly halfway around the world to come see you! We are SO lucky to have the amazing friends that we do and have had so many visitors since moving to Singapore. It makes it so much fun to look forward … Continue reading Giove in Singapore!
There's something about a fish market. Wet floors, people shouting as they try to sell you prawns out of a woven basket or point at large fish still swimming about in their tanks. The colors are brilliant and the fish scales gleam and shimmer in the overhead lights. Everything looks extremely chaotic but at the … Continue reading Eating Sannakji at Noryangjin Fisheries
The DMZ was a full day. But if you know anything about us, you already know that after dropping off some things, we were back out on the town. This time for a baseball game! Tim loves baseball. He loves to watch it. He loves to play it. He once joined his company cricket team … Continue reading When in Korea, do as Koreans do!
The DMZ. The border between North and South Korea. The line in the sand that separates democracy from dictatorship, a stark contrast between freedom and totalitarianism. Heavy stuff. But still fascinating. It's really the only place on earth like it. And when it finally does crumble, something like it will probably(hopefully) never happen again..at least … Continue reading DMZ and JSA, Korea
Strap on your walking shoes, people - we've got a big day ahead! We woke up bright and early on Monday morning ready to hit the town. Wearing sneakers, of course, because we had a lot of ground to cover! Gwangjang Market - one of the oldest and largest Korean traditional markets is a sprawling … Continue reading Walking through Seoul