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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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Christmas in Korea

Christmas in Korea

Tweet I have spent Christmas away from my immediate family before, but those years I always had my ex’s family to spend it with. So this was a new experience for me. I am thousands of miles away from home and spent my first Christmas with no family around. I wasn’t sure how it would […]

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Christmas is Coming Soon

Christmas is Coming Soon

Tweet Christmas is less than 3 days away, and it really doesn’t seem like it. There are very little decorations here in Korea aside from the random Santa in a small shop or a few decorations at large department stores. I can picture all the lights and decorations around town back home. I saw pictues […]

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A Nice Surprise

A Nice Surprise

Tweet I got a surprise in the mail today. My parents sent me a package, or a parcel as the Brits at work call it. I really wasn’t expecting anything, and honestly it doesn’t matter what is in it. Sometimes it’s just nice to know that someone is thinking of you even though you might […]

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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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