Van tour: Natural Monument No. 347

Van tour: Natural Monument No. 347

An introduction to the start of our van tour with a distant view of horses.

Woodford Reserves

Woodford Reserves

Woodford Reserves is a bourbon company that's over a couple hundred years old. Starting in 1780 and surviving through the prohibition, they offer a tour for about $14 that is 70 minutes long. It's one of the distilleries on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail. On the tour you learn more about bourbon and how Woodford Reserves [...]

Tubing and Kayaking in Vang Vieng

Tubing and Kayaking in Vang Vieng

We spent 1 full day in Vang Vieng on a miniature tour within our tour where we went kayaking and tubing. We were driven out into the mountains to tube in a cave. The water was freezing and many of our tour group got scratched up and bruised and returned to the picnic zone frozen [...]

Apple Picking Tour: Haemi Folk Village and Yesan Apple Farm

Apple Picking Tour: Haemi Folk Village and Yesan Apple Farm

I love Autumn. I love the change in colors in the trees, the local apple orchards preparing for visitors and making all sorts of goodies for guests to snack on, and pie. Making pie in South Korea isn't easy. Oven's are not really a thing. I have a conventional oven, but I don't quite trust [...]

Changdeokgung Palace and the Secret Garden

Changdeokgung Palace is one of five grand palaces in Seoul and the second one I've visited. (You can read about my trip to Gyeongbokgung here) I went with friends on Seollal and it ended up being free for the holiday. We wandered around and took photos before getting tickets and paying for the tour for [...]