Apr 072015
 

2015-03-05 Seongbuk-dong drainage (a guess)Cleaning out the pics on my phone… here’s a shot of workmen preparing the stream near our house for spring.  The stream comes out from underground just next to our metro station (Hansung University station) — I assume it’s buried before there.

The stream probably drains most of our neighborhood, Seongbuk-dong, which is essentially a little bowl-shaped valley (see satellite view to the right… dotted-red line is roughly the ridge-tops, solid blue is the stream and dotted-blue is my guess for the original course of the stream).

I don’t know the name of the spring, but it’s a tributary of the mighty CheongGyeCheon — the fantastic stream that winds its way through a lot of central Seoul.  Like CheongGyeCheon, “our” stream has paths along the side & gets a lot of pedestrian traffic.  Very pleasant, both of them.

2015-03-05 Getting ready for spring

 Posted by on 07 Apr 2015

 Leave a Reply

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

(required)

(required)