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New Orleans Bound

New Orleans Bound

Tweet With just a week left before the Christmas break at work, I am looking forward to getting out with my camera again. I already have the place picked out, New Orleans. I have been through New Orleans many times, but I have never really stayed long. About ten years ago I went to visit […]

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Possible Summer Trip: Road Tripping Route 66

Possible Summer Trip: Road Tripping Route 66

Tweet It has been awhile since I last posted. In fact I noticed I never finished writing about my drive down the ALCAN last summer. I still have my notes and photos somewhere, so perhaps that will be a goal for the next few weeks. But what got me back on here today was a […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 5 – to Dawson Creek

Tweet So my time along the ALCAN Highway has come to a close, but not the end of my journey. I had a great time on the Alaska Highway. I met some incredible people and saw some amazing scenery. I would recommend this trip to anyone looking for a good road trip. My last day […]

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Review: Wanderer’s Inn – Haines Junction, Yukon

Tweet I wanted to take a moment to talk about one of the places I have stayed so far on my trip from Alaska to Texas along the ALCAN Highway. My first night in Canada after leaving Delta Junction, I stopped off in Haines Junction. I had found a few places through the Milepost (which […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 4 – to Fort St. John

Tweet Day 4 of driving the Alaska Highway, or the ALCAN, finally brought me some of the wildlife I had been wanting to see. I left Watson Lake early in the day with the goal of making it all the way to Fort St. John if I was up to it. Almost immediately, at least […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 3 – to Watson Lake

Tweet Day 3 of my drive from Alaska to Texas took me further down the ALCAN Highway. Today I went from Haines Junction to Watson Lake. It was a rather uneventful day, which I will mark down as a plus when traveling this far. I loved Haines Junction. It was simply gorgeous. Overall the Yukon […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 2 – to Haines Junction

Tweet So I had my first day on the actual ALCAN Highway yesterday. For the most part it was an uneventful day. The weather for most of the day was terrible. It was gloomy and rainy most of the day, so there was little to see for most of the day. However, about the time […]

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ALCAN Highway Day 1 – to Delta Junction

Tweet I haven’t written anything in awhile, but I plan to change that with my trip down the ALCAN Highway. I will go back and write about my experiences in the village in Alaska, but right now I want to tell you about my long road trip home. I’m driving from Anchorage to Texas and doing […]

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Gasan Guest House - Seoul

Traveling Like a Local in Seoul

Tweet Recently, a friend of mine moved to Seoul. So, what better reason to pull out the backpack and head up north for a visit? I decided to do something different this time since a pair of my friends were coming with me. I don’t mind staying in the love motels around Korea. They are […]

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Dong-A Department Store Christmas Decorations

Saturday Snapshot: Christmas Decorations at a Dong-A Department Store

Tweet Christmas decorations from one of the big department stores in Daegu – Dong-A. They are a little different than what I was used to when I first arrived in late 2009. Follow Teaching Expat on Twitter or subscribe to the RSS Feed to never miss an update.

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