A Trip to Hwasun

These days I’ve been feeling very overwhelmed and stressed lately so I decided to take a day on my weekend just to get out of the city and enjoy the day resting. Though the trip to Hwasun wasn’t exactly planned, it still ended up being a very enjoyable trip. I would recommend this place to…

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#29 – Animal Lover’s Haven

Q: Are there other things people can do at cafes other than sit and talk with their friends? In an earlier post, I talked about the different cafes that one could find in Korea. I finally took the time to visit some interesting ones! I mention in the post that cafes are commonplace for friends to hang…

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# 022- Diary of a Foreigner

Things that seem impossible now are full of possibility. A world that was clouded by fear and insecurity now seems bright with hope and possibility. The constant feeling of emptiness seems to disappear, replaced by something new, something still unclear. The hours that seemed to drag now fly by at lightning speed. Something spectacular and…

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#28- More than Seoul

Q: How is Seoul different from other places in Korea? When you think of South Korea, what comes to mind?Is it the emotional investing dramas?The ever-growing, upbeat K-pop music?Is it the charming, well-known city of Seoul? Whether it’s one of these three things or something else, I’m here to tell you that the charm of…

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JuuTime (Ep. 3) – Age in South Korea

One of the most confusing thing for me is the honorific aspect of Korean language. There are many unspoken rules that one will learn overtime but I thought just help others avoid the embarrassing mistakes or situations I find myself in. In this podcast, I chat with three of my friends about the Korean age…

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#20- Quarantine Blues

Q: How are you coping with corona and quarantine? Being halfway across the world from friends and family and living alone in a tiny apartment with restrictions on who I can meet and where I can go, isn’t exactly the best recipe for sanity. Since the second wave of corona has been making its way…

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