A couple of weeks ago, I visited the Korean Folk Village in Yongin, not far from Suwon. This is a sort of cultural theme park which highlights old-style Korean living in the Folk style. lol. There, I saw: Equestrian Arts demonstrations (sorry for the photo quality – the throng was quite great!) Tightrope walking? Silk… Continue reading Korean Folk Village
Last weekend – Saturday, to be exact – the girls I work with and I all went to Seoul with one purpose in mind: visit Dr. Fish. Dr Fish is actually just a little sub-section of this cafe in Gangnam called Restree. There are many Dr Fish locations all over the world, though only one… Continue reading Fish Heads, Fish Heads….nibbling on my toes
Today, I finally made it out and about to check out my new home a bit! When I left my apartment this morning, I pretty much only knew how to get to and from work – but now, I can go further afield! yay! Don’t think I’m too brave though – I had help from this… Continue reading Tourist on the Town
said Handeul to me when we made touchdown at Incheon. I was super excited – not only to get OFF of that plane, but because there was definitely no turning back now, I was about to begin my new life in Korea! Handeul and I walked together to Immigration, before having to part ways to… Continue reading “Welcome to Korea!”
Finally, I’m sitting down to write about my initial experiences since moving to Suwon, South Korea. Over the last six days, I’ve met so many people, tried so many new things and have come to feel rather at home here. But, let’s do first things first. The Flight. My American Airlines flight left MCI, bound… Continue reading The Flight.