BART MacArthur Transfer Station, Red/Orange (Richmond-Daly City) and Yellow (Pittsburg/Bay Point-SFO Airport) Lines, Temescal, North Oakland, Calif., and YuYu Za Zang Restaurant

Note: This is a guest post from a member of Nanoomi.net, a community of writers, translators and Korea-enthusiasts who represent part of the diverse ecology of the Korean blogosphere. You can read more from Tammy at http://www.koreaforniancooking.com. “MacArthur Station is a major BART transfer point near the commercial heart of Temescal, one of north Oakland’s…

Geoyeo Station (거여역) Line 5 – Station #P554

For our most recent trip we hoofed it about as far as we could hoof it from our respective neighborhoods, to the far southeastern reaches of the city, beyond the Seoul Ring Expressway (서울외곽순환고속도로) even, to Geoyeo Station. The holiday season had begun to permeate even this corner of the city, and several of the…

Doksan Station (독산역) Line 1 – Station #P143

A clutch of very modern steel and glass towers sits just outside Exit 2 of Doksan Station, and another structure called The Rubens (Art? Sandwiches? Is there a difference?) was in the process of being erected across the street.  Just a block away, though, these mostly give way to older three and four-story office buildings,…