This past weekend was crazy busy! A bachelorette party/bridal shower girls weekend in Soeul, Joe’s Squadron Farewell Party, packing, one last couples bible study meeting. I’ll start at the beginning, the trip to Seoul. 12 girls came to Seoul on Friday, despite the rainy snowy slush that had accumulated on the ground all over the… Continue reading Going to the Chapel – Seoul Style!
Joe and I just got home from what will be our last weekend in Seoul. We leave in about 3.5 weeks and are wrapping up our time here in Korea. Joe had Friday off and we decided to head to Seoul and stay at the Dragon Hill one last time. I wanted to show him… Continue reading Last weekend in Seoul
6 of us ventured to Apgujeong in Seoul last week for the Thursday Girls Holiday Party. We were sad more couldn’t make it but this is a busy time of year. (Steph, Bethany, Ashley, Kate and Megan waiting for the bus to Seoul) We ended up taking the bus, which was big mistake. I wanted… Continue reading Thursday Girls Holiday Party
That is the name of a TV show on Polaris, Korea’s new travel channel. Strike in Travel is a reality show that follows 2 young Korean girls around for 2 weeks in a different country. The show has ventured to Spain, France, the West Coast (USA) and Australia so far. A while back, Ally had… Continue reading Strike In Travel
My girlfriends and I have taken frequent day trips this summer and Dongdaemun seems to be the highest on our list. We spend hours wandering the unending aisles of fabric, ribbon, beads and notions for many different reasons. I am trying to get a handmade business off the ground, Ashley’s trying to find items for… Continue reading Summer Shopping Trips
Yesterday 8 of my girlfriends and I went to Seoul for the day. Some of us had never been to the Flower Market just off the IC outside Seoul. A mere 45 min. from Songtan and we were there. The hazy, sprinkling day was perfect for a day of shopping and lunch. Some pics of… Continue reading Seoul Flower Market
Last night we celebrated our anniversary in Seoul. We had dinner at Top Cloud which is a restaurant located on the top floor of the Millenium Plaza Building. The restaurant is run by the Shilla Hotel, a very beautiful hotel here in Seoul. In the background of this picture is the Millenium Plaza Building, the… Continue reading Happy Anniversary Seoul-style!
Also known as “Asian Dust”, “Yellow Sand” and “Korean Smog”, this phenomenon makes living in Korea very hard sometimes. Wikipedia has the most understandable definition of Asian Dust that I have found thus far. We have a Yellow Sand Advisory meter on the Osan Air Base website. There isn’t a whole lot of info on… Continue reading Yellow Dust
It’s been a while since my last post and I have a lot to report. I finally quit my job! He chocked it up to cultural differences, whatever the case I don’t have to work anymore. Now I have to stop spending money to make up for the lack of a second income. Next order… Continue reading Long time no post…
So Monica came to visit this past weekend. She was in Asia for work and decided to take a detour and come visit her college partner-in crime. We had a great time and I loved showing her my new country. You’ll have to forgive the short postings, I am still trying to recover from lack… Continue reading Monica was here…