WTAsia2015: Getting to Gwangju, South Korea

We left Jeju Island via a quick flight on Asiana Airlines, landed in Gwangju, and made our way to our guesthouse. We didn’t have much time to explore Gwangju — just two days — so we dropped off our luggage and headed straight for the May 18th National Cemetery. There’s more information in my blog post from … Continue reading

WTAsia2015: Jeju’s Traditional 5-Day Market

We had a “pick your own adventure” theme for our second day on Jeju Island. I was interested in doing something that I hadn’t done on my previous trips, and my timing was good. The Jeju City Traditional 5-Day Market only operates five days a month, and it was open on this particular day. Some others … Continue reading

WTAsia2015: Yeha Guesthouse, Sunrise Peak, and Women Divers

We stayed at the Yeha Guesthouse during our visit to Jeju Island. It was the third time in the past five years that I’ve stayed there, so that’s why I recommended it for our group. The service is awesome, and my students really enjoyed lodging there. Yeha Guesthouse is just a short walk from the city bus … Continue reading