In our penultimate episode of ivrytwr video season 1 we visit the Uljin Aquarium and Expo Park. This is the first cultural heritage site that we wouldn’t recommend. While the Busan Aquarium seems clean and spacious, the Uljin Aquarium appears dark and dingy. We left this aquarium feeling sorry for the animals that lived there, especially … Read more
Today on the ivrytwr Summer Roadtrip 2012 we visit the burial mounds of historic Gyeong-ju. If you ever find yourself in Korea, I highly recommend visiting Gyeong-ju. This historic city was once the capital of the Silla Dynasty and is home to its many treasures. Gyeong-ju has undergone extensive archaeological research for the past several … Read more
After a long hiatus, the ivrytwr Summer Roadtrip continues. Today we visit the Busan Aquarium in beautiful, beach-filled Busan. Look for another episode of the Summer Roadtrip next week as we explore burial mounds in Gyeong-ju.
I’m a big fan of Jenn Nelson’s blog Unmuseum. The other day I was reading the blog and came across Jenn’s bucket list. This got me thinking about my life and the kinds of things I’d like to achieve in it. I’m not sure how my mind leaped in logic, but for some reason I started … Read more
Sometimes the easiest projects turn out to be the hardest. Last summer I decided to learn more about Omeka and Neatline. For those unfamiliar with these tools, Omeka is a web-publishing platform that allows anyone to create a website to display historical content, museum exhibitions, maps, or really anything the user can think of. Omeka … Read more