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…

We had planned a long weekend on the island of Geoje and, in doing my in-depth research (as I always do before any of our trips!) I came across so much information on Tongyeong that I felt it needed to be explored, in it’s own right, and I’m so glad we went. While Geoje remains…

When I first moved to Busan there were a few hospital names that were kindly passed my way for future needs but I have to say that Bumin wasn’t one of them. As a mum of two children it’s fairly safe to say that we’ll need a doctor at some stage and we’ve certainly had…

< East Coast; Donghae > East Sea(Donghae) is known for its clear and blue water. A lot of local scuba divers choose this side of the county to dive on the mainland. Image from Google June Openings July Openings < South Coast; Namhae > Due to warmer weather than other areas, beaches are open early 🙂 June…