Tag Archives: Hiking

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Trekking the Taal Volcano [Tagatay, Philippines] – Get QiRanger Out There! #8

In this episode of Get QiRanger Out There! Jo and I head to Cavite, the Philippines. Specifically, the city of Tagatay. Why? Well, this prominent city is a very popular…

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The Awesome Jeju Olle Trail Adventure – Get QiRanger Out There #6

Because of the high gain mic, engine, and typhoon, there’s a lot of audio popping in this video. While in Jeju, Jo and I hiked Jeju Olle trail number 6….

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The Jeju Olle Trail – Steve Miller’s EYE #5 [Canon EOS C100]

The Jeju Olle Trail, Olle Gil, or simply the Jeju Olle (PDF map) is an amazing network of trails that completely encircle Jeju Island. The more than twenty legs have…

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Hiking Jeju’s Hallasan National Park – Steve Miller’s EYE #4

Smack dab in the middle of Jeju-do is Hallasan National Park. It’s a massive 153 square kilometer park, taking up about 8% of the island’s total landmass. This massive volcano…

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Exploring Gyeongju’s Namsan

Summer is here and one of my favorite things to do when the sun is shining is to get out and hit the trails. This month on The Korea Blog,…

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Hiking Mount Tapyas

Sometimes when shooting video, things get cut. Today’s vlog video is just that. While in Coron, Jo and I opted to hike up to the top of Mount Tapyas. It’s…

Younjuam: Seoul’s Mountain Temple

Recently, Jo and I ventured out from our home on a beautiful Sunday morning to tackle a close-by temple, one that stands unique among others in Korea: Younjuam. Rather than…

Hiking Fitness

Now that fall has arrived in Korea, the time is prime to set out and enjoy Korea’s wondrous mountains. However, if you’ve never gone hiking in Korea, there are a…

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Yosemite Valley’s Day Hikes

Yosemite National Park is one of my favorite parks in the United States. The high mountains, the smell of the pines, and the roaring waterfalls excite my senses and energize…

Korean Pancakes

Growing up in the United States, one of my fondest memories was our weekend breakfasts. Every Sunday morning my mother would make either pancakes or waffles. I’d then, in turn,…