I feel like autumn arrived yesterday but after a blink, winter is here. When I first planned moving to Asia, this was all I could think of: Because… It’s Asia, right? Asia’s full of street food wherever you go! So today, I’ll introduce Korean street food you can encounter in winter. First things first, let’s…

With the opening of the Hilton Busan in the setting of Ananti Town, we have been spoilt by the influx of cute little cafes, restaurants and lifestyle boutiques, that now sit on the shoreline in Gijang. During the Chuseok holiday we ventured out for brunch at the newly opened “Overlap – Private Kitchen” who class…

We love Thai food thanks to a number of holidays in the country and many fabulous meals, but we had yet to find our ‘go to’ restaurant here in Busan, but I think we may now have found a winner!   Dal Thai is a cute little restaurant in the popular neighbourhood of Dalmaji, nestled…

Every fall in the city of Jinju, there is a lantern festival. The lanterns are located everywhere around the Jinju Nam-gang(진주 남강; Jinju Nam River) and Jinju Sung(진주성; Jinju Castle). This year, one will start soon in the beginning of October. The main theme for this year’s festival is [Water, Fire, Light, and our Hopes],…

Ellium Hospital in Jangsan opened it’s doors back in 2004 and has become far more than just a general hospital. With special divisions aimed at women and children, they have become one of the go-to centres in the city of Busan for their professional care and hi-tech offering. The hospital spans many floors and offers…

Okay, I’m British, so it’s possible that I was a little overly excited about “Boots” coming to South Korea, but now their first ever store is open, right here in Busan, and I realize I had every right to be looking forward to the grand opening! Located in Shinsegae Mall on level B1, right as…

Hidden away on a little road that runs just in front of Haeundae Hillstate, on the Dalmaji side of the city, is the best kept secret when it comes to Italian restaurants here in Busan. We discovered this littler restaurant while living in the area. I’d walked past it a couple of times and noticed…