Japan: Castles, Temples, and Okonomiyaki.

Last fall’s excursion to Everland was definitely a great time, but I decided to ramp up my Chuseok break this time. Japan was on the ticket for this vacation. After Tokyo this spring,… Continue reading

Vietnam: 8 days, 3 cities, 16 pictures and videos.

I forgot the name, but this is one of my hosts’s preferred food if she could eat one dish for the rest of her life. Delicious. For some reason I only took one… Continue reading

Vietnam: The Planning Stage

Being on the other side of the globe sure makes the world seem smaller. I’m making friends from places like Nigeria and Singapore. I’ve hosted people that have done some incredible amount of… Continue reading

5 ways to pass your time on a subway.

Seoul boasts one of the top subway systems in the world. This opinion is reiterated by article after article. It’s easy to see why: fares are typically $1-2; the trains are punctual; the… Continue reading

Busan State of Mind

After this winter’s week-long vacation, you may remember me having pledged to not stick around Seoul for any more vacations or extended-weekends. I spent a four-day weekend in Tokyo in February, and last… Continue reading

12 Days… Errrr, let’s make that 5 Days of Dancing

I’ve mentioned a few times before that swing dancing in Seoul is pretty amazing. Nearly every time I go out dancing, I can feel such an increase in general ability compared to what… Continue reading

Well it’s been a few days…

I know I’ve been a bit remiss with my blog, but if we’re being honest with each other (and I know we are), I’m not distraught over it. I’ve developed a bit of… Continue reading

A Weekend in Tokyo

Last weekend I was finally able to make it out of Seoul. After whiling away my Chuseok and Christmas breaks, I decided that I needed to take advantage of the Monday and Tuesday… Continue reading

I do cool stuff.

I’ve heard it. I’ve heard the rumors that all I do in Seoul is work, dance, and go to church. I’m going to put this nonsense to rest once and for all: I… Continue reading

DJ, turn it up up up up up up.

Happy New Year, everyone! I hope everyone had a great night to start off a great year. Mine was very relaxed. I spent most of the evening getting work done in my room… Continue reading