If you have a pet, odds are you have been to the Itaewon Animal Hospital. In fact, if you’re a pet owner and have lived anywhere near the area in the past 40-odd years, then you’ve probably been to one of the Seo family’s vets. These days, the place is run by Dr. Seo Jeong-wook, but when the family establishment first opened its doors, it was run by his father.
Though you may have the cojones to take part in the annual Busan Polar Bear Swim, there’s a distinct possibility you may not have any after jumping in the frigid waters off Haeundae Beach. That being said, the annual event is a definite must-try while you are here on the peninsula.
This year marks the 24th annual organized chilly dip and it is being hosted by the Busan ilbo and the Haeundae Culture Tourism Agency. Sponsors meanwhile are Busan Metropolitan City and the Haeundae-gu office.
St. John’s, NEWFOUNDLAND - The saying “you can’t go home again” is based on a novel by Thomas Wolfe that was published in 1940, two years after his death. Though there are a few ways to look at it, one meaning is that the home you are going back to is not the one you left.
I just moved home after living in Korea since 2004.