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Blowin up Haengsin-dong. Holla!

Monday, April 12, 2010

Sokcho II

Here are a few more pictures from my trip to Sokcho a week and a half ago. Here's the gift shop and cafe by the 38th Parallel Cafe, full of weird Korean tchotchkes:

I bought and assembled a little toy airplane:

The crab looked mighty good, and a vendor was giving free barbequed legs out which were delish:

Yum - dried sea skate! That's my friend Taylor next to the horror fish:

Jun and Min-Oh, our kindly driver and host:

Sea squirt - scary looking but mad delicious raw:

Jun with our super fresh sushi:

The fish heads were used to make fish head stew for dinner. I impressed the Koreans by plucking out the eyes and eating them:

Finally a view from the flat we stayed at. 'It looks like Grandpa's house!' Jun commented. We went to a casino on Saturday night and didn't get home till 5:30 am which was about 15 minutes before the roosters started crowing from these tenement farm houses:


  1. Who are you, mystery Chinese poster?

  2. That fish is going to be in my nightmares forever. Great pictures!