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Oct 18, 2014 - Andong to Gongju via Daejeon

Morning and Cor, Laura, and Joel left before we headed to the bus station. When we went to buy tickets it turned out there were no direct buses so we ended up waiting an hour and a half for a bus to Daejeon first. A huge, traffic jammed city of 1.3+ million, we were most happy to make connections quickly in their new, multi story bus station waiting just a half hour this time. It took the bus over 45 minutes just to get throught the traffic to the outskirts and then only another 45 to get to Gongju a town of 120, 000 noted for the...

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Jul 13, 2008 - Mud Festival

July 13, 2008 My title probably gives away the primary narrative of this journal. Myself and some of my friends went to Boryeong Beach to attend the 11th annual Mud Festival. Boryeong is known for its rich beautifying mud and that is exactly what we are enjoying. At the festival you are able to buy mud soaps, shampoo, etc. and also play in the mud like you are 10 years old. There were mud slides, mud prisons and mud tubs that everyone could play in. Slides are self explainatory but the mud tubs and prison hold a specific purpose. The prison...

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Apr 30, 2008 - Made it out of Thailand

We made it to Korea... yeah! I was not sure they were going to let me leave Thailand with 2 different last names. They were looking at the information for a few too many minutes for my comfort level. Sunrise somewhere over the Pacific Ocean

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