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The Top 5 Rookie Korean Foods

Korea is an overflowing extra-large Hamilton Beach crock pot of food filled with anything and everything you could possibly dream of. Gobs of rice? Check. Succulent meats? Check. Pigs blood? ...

Korea is an overflowing extra-large Hamilton Beach crock pot of food filled with anything and everything you could possi...

25 in 25: Things We’ve Learned About Korea

Two years ago, our little potato bodies hopped on a plane and flew over to South Korea with our lives squashed into two suitcases. We didn't know anything about the country, except that there's kimchi...

Two years ago, our little potato bodies hopped on a plane and flew over to South Korea with our lives squashed into two ...

Jump On It: Things the West Could Learn from Korea

Being a legal alien has it's ups and downs. One of the ups is being the last surviving spokesperson for our lovely new president, Trump. One of the downs is the constant comparison of your new coun...

Being a legal alien has it's ups and downs. One of the ups is being the last surviving spokesperson for our lovely ne...

If the Spice in Korea Doesn’t Kill You, These Five Things Will

I'll invite you to my funeral. I promise. Life in Korea is just one long episode of Wipeout and your obituary is more likely to say "death by sidewalk". Don't get me wrong, generally Korea is o...

I'll invite you to my funeral. I promise. Life in Korea is just one long episode of Wipeout and your obituary is mor...

So You Think You’re Ready to Live Abroad? A Checklist.

Are you ready for the polar plunge - international style? I think a lot of us millennials aspire to live abroad - see the world, become cultured, and go on an intergalactic spiritual journey. So...

Are you ready for the polar plunge - international style? I think a lot of us millennials aspire to live abroad - see...

Cure Crusty Flight Syndrome with These 6 Fresh Tips!

Long-haul flights usually leave me feeling like a crispy cracker that's been left out in the sun for ten hours too long. Thankfully, I've learned some tricks to make life a little bit more bearable du...

Long-haul flights usually leave me feeling like a crispy cracker that's been left out in the sun for ten hours too long....

Foolproof Weekend Travel Checklist from One Dum-dum to Another

Packing? More Like Nomadic Hoarding. It can be the literal bane of anyone's existence. But I would like to think that after traveling my entire life I've been drafted into the NPL. The National Pac...

Packing? More Like Nomadic Hoarding. It can be the literal bane of anyone's existence. But I would like to think that...

Top 6 Binge-Worthy Western Foods in Seoul

Living in Gwangju, South Korea is all fun and games until you try to curb your craving for food from back home. Then it's a real ball buster. Of course, there's the extremely popular First Alleyway f...

Living in Gwangju, South Korea is all fun and games until you try to curb your craving for food from back home. Then it'...

Korea: A Nightmare on Banking Street

Everyone has to go to the bank. But not everyone has to go to the bank in Korea and THAT is an actual nightmare. Banking in Korea is something I leave until the last possible second and if I don...

Everyone has to go to the bank. But not everyone has to go to the bank in Korea and THAT is an actual nightmare. B...

Culture Shock 101: Korean Witch Doctor

Somehow a sprained ankle led to me being treated by some voodoo-witch doctory magic. Huh?! If you want to be as confused as I was, read about it!...

Somehow a sprained ankle led to me being treated by some voodoo-witch doctory magic. Huh?! If you want to be as confused...

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