A Thirty-Something Korean American's Journey To Korea

A Thirty-Something Korean American’s Journey To Korea

This guest post is written by Linda.  I first met Linda, during the one day tour of the Garden of Morning Calm and Petite France in South Korea.  It has been over a year since our first meeting.  During that time we have bonded over our love of travel, food, and family stories.  Below is her inspiring journey of moving and finding employment in Korea.  It … Continue reading A Thirty-Something Korean American’s Journey To Korea

American Misconceptions About Living In South Korea

American Misconceptions About Living In South Korea

Expat Life In South Korea After arriving in South Korea there are always expats who are disappointed and want to return home.  Usually, it’s because of their preconceived misconceptions about living in South Korea.  I’m not debating whether you should apply to become a teacher or study abroad in South Korea. I want to write about the myths about moving abroad. My hope is that … Continue reading American Misconceptions About Living In South Korea

Top South Korean Variety Shows To Watch

Top South Korean Variety Shows To Watch

Shows That Will Make You Hungry, Cry, and Laugh I want to give a little insight into my experience so far viewing Korean variety programs.  I believe this is a great way to learn about popular actors/actresses in South Korea.  Additionally, these programs visit so many historical landmarks, trendy hotspots and breathtaking locations you will be able to gain a more rounded perspective of the … Continue reading Top South Korean Variety Shows To Watch

Travel Tips: How To Avoid Long Lines and Stay Safe

Travel Tips: How To Avoid Long Lines And Stay Safe ​

Travel Tips For Any Vacation I thought I would share my experience of learning tips and tricks for a safe and picture worthy travel experience.  I gathered these tips and tricks this weekend at the Travel and Adventure Show that was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.  One of the best quotes I heard all weekend: “Travel Should Be The Next Best Trip Of … Continue reading Travel Tips: How To Avoid Long Lines And Stay Safe ​

Confucius Ceremony At SungkyunKwan University In South Korea

Confucian Ceremony At Sungkyunkwan University In South Korea

Religious Dances and Formal Ceremonies I went on another day tour with the Royal Asiatic Society.  I met up with my tour group outside of Anguk subway station, exit 6, at 9:30 a.m.  There was a vendor selling socks and writing supplies nearby.  While we waited a lot of the other attendees browsed through the merchandise.  I met with my friend who I had met … Continue reading Confucian Ceremony At Sungkyunkwan University In South Korea

Life In Korea

Life in Korea

What  I Know Now That I Wish I Knew Then If you research items to pack for traveling to South Korea you will receive a lot of recommendations.  The items range from packing large towels, your favorite chocolates, powdered beverage packets, and a whole host of other items you can purchase at your nearby drug store. It turns out the same rings true if you … Continue reading Life in Korea