Archive for May 15, 2016


Pilgrimmage to Gatbawi

Top of the ‘Must-See’ list in Daegu is a hike up the rocky cliff of Gwanbong Peak in Palgongsan to see Gatbawi, a 13ft tall stone statue of Buddha that has a flat rock (‘bawi’) on its head that looks like a traditional Korean hat (‘gat’).  Legend says that the statue grants one wish to […]