I wasn’t one of those women that had a love-at-first-sight moment with my infant when she was born. Afterward, I wondered if that was one of those things that women that have babies tell women that don’t have babies in order to make them get excited or look forward to what will inevitably be the most painful moment in their lives.
Don’t waste a moment! As quickly as they bloom they are dashed away again, usually by the onslaught of heavy rain that comes at the start of summer. Some of best places to see the beautiful flowers are of course Yeouido, but also Changgyeongung Palace and the Bukchon area are sure to delight. Of course, parks, campuses and just down the street from wherever you reside is a surefire place to spot a flowering tree as well. So, wherever you are, instead of watching your feet step one two three down the street, glance to the sky and see what you can see and hopefully it’s a flowering tree.
The World Traditional Medicine Fair & Festival held down in the mountains of Sancheon-gun has some spectacular food for the eyes and the belly up...