Wallpaper Wanderer – White Water Rafting in Inje-gun

Oh my, it’s been more than a month since the last Wallpaper Wanderer where we saw the lovely Israeli sunset by Brooke the Fugue Traveler… ack! Let’s just say March was insane and in April I got lazy, and hopefully as May approaches (seriously, where is all that time going) I will pick up the slack a little bit.

I did do a map design course on Skillshare back in March, and this was one of the maps highlighted by teacher Anne, which turned out to be a fellow Singaporean, woot! (we are a very small country, and very fond of being recognized as #1). Trixia here blogs over at green sea blue, but do check out her map page here. I love her ant trail map in particular!

Serene mountains and a deceptively calm looking river bend


Inje-gun, South Korea

A few years back, I went white water rafting for the first time, down this river. The water was icy and the route took us through the mountains, with trees looming on either side – it was so beautiful. This photograph inspires me to plan a trip to a place where I can be surrounded by mountains again and makes me want to revisit South Korea, of course!

This is really picturesque and I can see why it would inspire Trixia to want to go back to South Korea again! I hope her white water rafting experience was better than mine was in Ruisui, Taiwan, where it was not only hot, the river was as still as a lake and that was a rather painful experience!


Do you have something that inspires you to travel?

What do you put on your wallpaper or just look at to inspire yourself to travel? It could be a fabulous quote, inspirational people, picturesque scenery, or even a quirky picture on your fridge… Wallpaper Wanderer is here to make you wanderlust! Send in your picture and a short blurb telling me about it, either through email to theoccasionaltraveller [at] gmail [dot] com or through the facebook app here. I’ll pick my favourite ones and feature them here and on Facebook!


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