Big Rice Korean Cuisine Review

Bulgogi Lunch Box Spring was in the air as I walked around the Descanso Gardens.  The gardens were filled with happy children waiting to ride the mini train.  Touring the colorful tulip beds, rose and lilac bushes, I came upon a Cherry Blossom tree in full bloom.  I was reminded of my time spent in Korea during the cherry blossom season.  Whenever I began to … Continue reading Big Rice Korean Cuisine Review

Los Angeles Original Farmers Market

St. Paddy’s Day Celebration & Souvenir Tour Spring is on its way.  There’s a change in the air, one week it was so cold in L.A. that I needed a heater all night, now barely a week later and I’m dusting off the fan.  The flowers are blooming.  I’m reminded of that famous quote: “If you want to see the sunshine you have to weather … Continue reading Los Angeles Original Farmers Market

Starting A Business In Korea

Korea Business Informational By Ahn Sehoon Ahn Sehoon is the manager at Seoul Global Center in Korea.   The Seoul Business Agency was established to promote and develop industries in Korea.  In addition, it provides comprehensive and systematic support to SMEs(Small and Medium-sized Enterprises) located in Seoul.”   The Seoul Global Center business team is operated by the SBA, on behalf of the Seoul City … Continue reading Starting A Business In Korea

Asia ​Travel Wishli​st

 Dream Travel Destinations This is my grown-up Christmas travel wish list of places that I would like to visit.  Whether it’s next year or year’s from now, these are the countries that I would like to explore. Here are my top five Asia travel destinations listed in no particular order. #1. Thailand I’ve met so many expats who have visited Thailand or have traveled to … Continue reading Asia ​Travel Wishli​st

Forest Of Lights Entrance

Descanso Gardens Enchanted Evening

Enchanted: Forest Of Lights Experience Hanging out at a museum after dark has been a first for me here in Los Angeles.  The last museum I visited at night was the Garden Of Morning Calm in Korea.  To keep the holiday cheer and apple cider going my sister and I decided to check out the Descanso Gardens, Enchanted Forest Of Light experience.  The garden is … Continue reading Descanso Gardens Enchanted Evening

Non-Teaching Jobs: South Korea

Foreign Job Opportunities In South Korea When I first decided I wanted to move to South Korea I begin to look for work overseas.  I know that I didn’t want to teach students, however, I didn’t know what other options where available. Here are some additional job opportunities in addition to teaching English in South Korea. GOVERNMENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES USAJobs If you’re a United States … Continue reading Non-Teaching Jobs: South Korea

Downtown Santa Monica Shopping, Food and Fun

Downtown Santa Monica: Shopping, Food, ​And Fun

3rd Street Promenade & The Santa Monica Pier I want to cover Downtown Santa Monica for anyone who has plans to come to L.A. for the first time.  A popular tourist attraction during the summer months especially if California is experiencing good weather.  Here are my helpful tips for visiting Santa Monica from a locals point of view. Downtown Santa Monica Activity ~ All Day … Continue reading Downtown Santa Monica: Shopping, Food, ​And Fun

Aquarium of the Pacific Entrance

Long Beach Aquarium Of The Pacific Experience

Long Beach Aquarium: Conservation & Fun Activities The heatwave is on in California and I like everyone else searched for ways to beat the heat.  Usually, I avoid tourist areas during peak periods because of the crowds and traffic congestion.  However, I made an exception to the rule and my sister and I decided to go to the Long Beach Aquarium Of The Pacific. Long … Continue reading Long Beach Aquarium Of The Pacific Experience

Joining Travel Forums Time Well Spent

Joining Travel Forums: Time Well Spent?

Finding The Right Balance Writing On Travel Forums Recently, I started writing reviews of restaurants and places I visit on TripAdvisor.  I started writing these reviews because I wanted to get better at writing reviews that included hotels, restaurants and join their travel forums.  After all, a travel review describes a location, gives information on what to wear, what to pack, associated costs, and so … Continue reading Joining Travel Forums: Time Well Spent?