Will The Korean Mandela Please Step Forward

In honour of yesterday’s World Human Rights Day, I’ll begin with… A TRIBUTE It is with great sadness that his family, the people of South Africa, and indeed, the entire world lost Nelson Mandela. Very rarely in the history of humanity has one man meant so much to so many people. His bravery transcended the…

Untold Tales 26: Surprising Diving, Jeju Island, South Korea

Scuba diving is a hobby that I love dearly but do rarely. That’s largely because I’m a scuba snob, diving only in warm, tropical waters, a la Thailand, Malaysia, The Philippines…you get the idea. That’s until I visited the ‘Hawaii of South Korea,’ Jeju Island. That the Korean Tourist Board tagged it with Hawaii is…