fish market in busan

One of my favorite stops during my travels through South Korea was the city of Busan:

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In particular, the FISH MARKET!  It’s a mile long stretch of vendors selling produce from the sea.  Look at all that fish!

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There are tanks of swimming fish:

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And rows of dried produce too:

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There is more than just fish:

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And that’s just the outside!  Go inside the market, vendors line the walls selling their catch of the day:

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There is SOOOO much to choose from:

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The best part of the market, is choosing some fresh seafood right out of the tank:

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And have it cooked for you in the upstairs section of the market:

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And what a meal!!  A perfect mix of raw and cooked with delicious Korean flavors:

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From octopus to clams to fish:

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Heading out, don’t forget to grab some dried foods to go:

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before taking a walk along the pier:

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And watch the fisher boats coming in for the day:

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