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Shopping at Tongbok Market in Pyeongtaek

For the real market experience, you have to visit Tongbok market. Getting there is easy if you're close to a bus stop on the 20Bus route. Just get off at the stop where there are a ton of ladies selling huge mountains of garlic. Be warned: this is not the place to dilly-dally. You will… Continue reading Shopping at Tongbok Market in Pyeongtaek

Travel

Why Are These Things So Freaking Cute?

I love cute things. But I don't always understand the scope and possibility of cuteness until I find myself in a store in Asia. I went to Daiso, a Japanese store, in Pyeongtaek, Korea the other night, and I couldn't contain myself when confronted with so much ridiculously cute stuff. Did you know that AA… Continue reading Why Are These Things So Freaking Cute?