Alive and Well in Changwon

Keeping up with posting about my journey in Korea on this page has taken a backseat as I’ve been consumed with learning so much while adjusting to life in Changwon. FYI – I wrote this ages ago, but rather than update it for my current circumstances I am going to share it as life was…

Delayed Update on Busan…

The container yard was one of my favourite things to see from the tour bus, it was huge!!! After sending so many containers overseas with work, it was fun to see it come to life.

Is that Scarlett Johansson? Riding a rocket?

As my body has come around the clock with the jet lag, I am feeling better and my days have become longer. Sorting through pictures is time consuming, so I have postponed sharing my adventures in Seoul until now…

The world is loud, your love is better.

I still feel hopeless at even saying “hello” in Korean, so I’ve mostly been banking on the being white and foreign-looking thing and just nod a lot while smiling instead.

Obnoxious Tourist Mode: Check

I took an obnoxious amount of pictures today, I felt like the paparazzi. At the beginning of the day I was trying to discretely take photos of Koreans dressed in hanboks, but as the day progressed, I got more brazen. By the time I finally made it to Gyeongbokgung Palace, I was taking pictures of people’s children. Uninhibited.

Bibimbap, Kimchi & Jet Lag

An-nyeong (hello – I think…) from Korea! I made it safely to Seoul – despite some rough turbulence toward the end of my flight and some mega heart burn upon arrival. As soon as I got off the plane and into the connecting hallway, the humidity hit me. I pulled to the side apart from…