All posts tagged: express bus terminal

Donghae | relax east coast style

The east sea has beautiful blue water and sandy beaches. Our trip was very quick and the days were mostly overcast. But, the peace of being away from Seoul made the trip to sleepy Donghae worth the bus ride out there. where to stay We booked a room at the Hyunjin Tourist Hotel. It was spacious, clean and has lovely staff. This was a picture of our view from the room. It was about a block from the quiet and calm Hanseomhaean Beach. It’s a block a different way to many restaurants and stores. They could not find my reservation so we were upgraded. Terrific end to a moment of panic. I booked through Agoda here. what to do Besides the beach, in particular, Mangsang Beach, there are actually several things to do in this small coastal city. Sea Train: take a ride up and down the east coast to see great views, drink a beer and listen to music Cheongok Cave: a large, cavernous limestone cave in the middle of the ctiy Mokho Harbor: …

Hangaram | Art Supply Store

Do you need art supplies? Are you tired of Googling it and coming up with Alpha store in Namdaemun market? I was! So this weekend I found the amazing Hangaram Art Supply Store in the very convenient (for me) Express Bus Terminal. They have so many things that I needed and I took a lot of pictures to help fellow crafters who live too far from Namdaemun to consider just hopping on over. They don’t have things like yarn or fake flowers or sewing things…so if you’re that type of crafter you won’t find much of what you need. But if you need paper, paints, stretched canvas, wood and tools then you’ve found your haven. Directions: At the Express Bus Terminal head toward Exit 1. You will walk right past a Holly’s Coffee and then you’ll see it.  It’s as easy as that! And by easy I mean if you can navigate the murky and dangerous jungle that is the Express Bus Terminal. Yikes.   If you need to buy paper, get the paper priced …