All abuzz in Busan, city by the sea

South Korea’s second-largest city is an ideal holiday escape for its culture, vibrant nightlife, endless shopping and fantastic food.
A statue of The Little Prince character from Antoine de Saint-Exupery's book, perched upon a guardrail at Gamcheon Cultural Village in Busan, South Korea.
A statue of The Little Prince character from Antoine de Saint-Exupery's book, perched upon a guardrail at Gamcheon Cultural Village in Busan, South Korea.PHOTO: LYDIA VASKO
A view of Haeundae Beach.
A view of Haeundae Beach. PHOTO: LYDIA VASKO
Street food at Gukje Market.
Street food at Gukje Market. PHOTO: LYDIA VASKO
A view of Hilton Busan.
A view of Hilton Busan. PHOTO: LYDIA VASKO
A view of Hilton Busan.
A view of Hilton Busan. PHOTO: LYDIA VASKO

BUSAN - A city by the sea is a beautiful thing.

Amid the chaos of modern life, surrounded by skyscrapers, neon lights and bustling markets, sometimes all you need is a glimpse of the sea to restore a sense of calm.

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