Thursday, October 4: Ailsa’s Travel Theme (Where’s my backpack?) for this week is Foliage. She writes: It’s getting all autumnal up here in the northern hemisphere, while down in the southern hemisphere everyone’s looking forward to spring. Whichever hemisphere you inhabit, now is a fantastic time to get out and have a look at what the trees are doing. Whether they’re about to burst into life with fresh green growth, or starting to adorn themselves in their autumn glory; even if they’re still wearing their evergreen needles, it’s a wonderful time to go leaf peeping.
Since there is no autumn in Oman, I thought I would celebrate my favorite season by posting some beautiful fall pictures from Korea. I haven’t had a U.S. fall since 2009. 😦 Here are some pictures of foliage from Korea, taken in the fall of 2010: