6 things I learned cycling across Korea

Even though we’ve been in Korea for almost a decade now, it seems like every year we find something new to love about the place. We are often reminded of why we came for a year but stayed for 10. Our recent family bike trip from Seoul to Daegu came with some new lessons and…

My Chuseok bike holiday from Seoul to Daegu

It’s now November 9th but my mind is still riding a bike in mid-October along Korea’s dedicated bike path from Seoul to our home in Gyeongsan. Since Korea’s Harvest Holiday, Chuseok, fell in such a way that the entire county got a 10 day holiday, we decided to take a bus up to Seoul and take a…

10 Cool Biking Parents Reinventing the Wheel

A big thanks to Red Tricycle for featuring us as “Wheely Cool” parents who bike with their kids. If you can imagine jetting off with your partner-in-crime to a country halfway across the world, and then raising two kids as avid bikers while exploring a foreign culture halfway across the world, then you’ve got a good…

Explore Korea by bike… with KIDS!

By Lindsay Nash Thanksgiving usually means sitting around a table and stuffing yourself with turkey and all the fixings. In Korea, on their Thanksgiving known as Chuseok, most Koreans are doing the same. Well, if you substitute the turkey for songpyeon and the dry red wine for clear strong soju. But we’re expats here in South…

Cycling from Seoul to Busan (Day 3)

By Whit Altizer I just returned from a bike trip from Incheon to Busan last week. It was fabulous. It was easy to navigate, beautiful and a fantastic week spent in Korea with a couple of friends. Over the next week, I am going to blog about the daily logistics of my trip in hopes…

Cycling from Seoul to Busan (Day 2)

By Whit Altizer I just returned from a bike trip from Incheon to Busan yesterday. It was fabulous. It was easy to navigate, beautiful and a fantastic week spent in Korea with a couple of friends. Over the next week, I am going to blog about the daily logistics of my trip in hopes that…

Cycling from Seoul to Busan: Day 1

By Whit Altizer I just returned from a bike trip from Incheon to Busan yesterday. It was fabulous. It was easy to navigate, beautiful and a fantastic week spent in Korea with a couple of friends. Over the next week, I am going to blog about the daily logistics of my trip in hopes that…

Wordless Wednesday

We’ve been quiet for a while. Family trips, bike trips, visitors. We’ve had a nice August. We’ll try to catch you up on our adventures this week and give you some travel tips. Biking on Bigeumdo.

Wordless Wednesday

The future of Korea’s dedicated bike paths looks good with more on the way. I personally can’t wait for the East Sea Bike Path. It should be amazing. In August, some friends and I will go from Incheon to Busan.