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People Watching

People Watching

Tweet I have been in South Korea for just over 4 weeks now and I still do not have internet in my apartment. It should be hooked up today, but I won’t hold my breath. It really hasn’t been that bad though. I actually enjoy getting out of the house to go to Starbucks. They […]

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Interesting Question Posed

Tweet So I had an interesting questioned posed to me on a forum I visit. I was asked how do I enjoy living in such a different culture? To me that was part of the draw of coming here to South Korea. There was more than 1 reason why I came, and you hear different […]

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Korean Christmas Decorations at Local Department Store

Korean Christmas Decorations at Local Department Store

Tweet Not much happened today (Sunday) since it is raining out. I have basically spent the day at either KFC or Starbucks hijacking a better internet signal. Right now I am at Lotteria (like a McDonalds) sitting eating some spicy chicken strips and surfing the web. I took a tour of Dong-A, the big department […]

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Thanksgiving Abroad

Tweet So Thursday was Thanksgiving in America. The American teachers at my school tried to get by on having a few things that reminded us of home. A gracious teacher from upstairs in our middle school department made deviled eggs and brought them down. They were delicious. I tried for a few days to find […]

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