Tag Archives: Nature Flowers Parks

Discover the beauty of nature with our blog posts. Get tips on visiting stunning parks and gardens filled with vibrant flowers and serene landscapes. Enjoy peaceful walks, picturesque views, and the tranquility of nature in diverse destinations.

Discovering the Byukchoji Gardens in Paju in the Rain

Byukchoji Gardens in Paju

It was 6:05 and the ajusshi, an elderly man at the entrance of the Byukchoji Gardens, was friendly but didn’t allow me to enter. We spent too much time cafe hopping– the botanical garden in Paju closes at 7:00 pm, and the last tickets are sold at 6:00 pm. The next day, we arrived early in the morning. As expected, the ajusshi recognized me and reached out to shake my hand. Steven stayed in the car while I packed up my camera gear and umbrella.

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Where to See the Total Solar Eclipse in America

On April 8, 2024, a rare astronomy event unfolds in North America: a total solar eclipse visible in Mexico, the U.S., and Canada. The path of totality, where the moon covers the sun, spans from Mazatlan to Canada’s Atlantic Coast. Depending on the weather, catch a partial eclipse locally, or journey to the path for the full experience. Discover prime viewing locations as the country plunges into darkness.

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Blooms and Tradition: 83rd Tulip Festival in Orange City

Next week marks the 83rd Annual Tulip Festival in Orange City, Iowa. Since its humble origins in 1936, this annual event has attracted thousands of attendees from across the Midwest, gathering to honor and celebrate Dutch heritage. Wander the quaint streets, alive with the colors of thousands of tulips and the iconic silhouette of windmills. Experience the joy of parades, the rhythm of Dutch music, and the tantalizing aroma of traditional delicacies.

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A Year-Round Guide to Instagram-Worthy Flowers in South Korea

South Korea is brimming with natural wonders that will leave you breathless, leaving you awe-inspired and eager to splash your Instagram feed with vibrant colors. We’ll encounter a breathtaking variety of flowers, from elegant chrysanthemums to dazzling sunflowers, the delicate charm of buckwheat, enchanting pink muhly, graceful silver grass, and the timeless beauty of roses.

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Hiking in Daegu, South Korea: Apsan, Gatbawi, and Palgonsan Mountains

Daegu offers a variety of captivating hiking trails, with three standouts: Apsan Mountain, Gatbawi on Palgonsan Mountain, and Gumi Mountain. Apsan Mountain promises lush landscapes and rewarding panoramic views, Gatbawi features Buddhist statues along a cultural-rich trail, and Gumi Mountain offers breathtaking vistas and a challenging ascent. These trails contribute to Daegu’s vibrant hiking scene, catering to outdoor enthusiasts with diverse landscapes and difficulty levels.

Embrace South Korean Winter Luxury at Sono Belle Resort

Are you on the hunt for the perfect place to spend Thanksgiving weekend? Well, you’re in luck because I’m excited to share one of my top picks with you. Imagine this: you’re surrounded by the stunning snowy vistas of Vivaldi Park Ski Resort, and there’s a cozy room with a view of the slopes waiting just for you – that’s Sono Belle. It’s a modern ski resort nestled right at the base of the mountains, blending style and comfort seamlessly. This resort is all about offering you a winter getaway like no other.