I spent the chuseok holiday in Seoul. I absolutely love Seoul. Almost every holiday you can bet I’m here haha. What a packed weekend!!! I wish I had more photos to share, but one friend that came along is a very focused traveler. She didn’t stop for many photoshoots haha. The photos I did manage … More Chuseok Weekend
Henlo!!!! I’ve been teaching at this middle school for two and a half weeks now, and it’s way crazier than I thought it would be, in a good way. I lowkey thought it would be like my elementary school job, but that was definitely underestimating it. I teach about 18 classes a week, but also … More Back on my business. JLP Teaching
I finally got my phone set up, after a painful week of public wifi hopping. Also, I managed to make it through my first full week of teaching. I will be posting some pictures, and a new post soon! I unfortunately had to get a new phone, since I live in such a small town, … More I’m back!
All moved into my new apartment in Hwasun. It has been…an adventure. I unfortunately don’t have WiFi, and my phone plan from back home isn’t strong enough to upload pictures. So, I will have to wait to update the blog until I get my resident card in the mail. Which that could be a week … More BOY HOWDY
Day four(and five? I’ve lost count) was pretty boring, so I didn’t have anything to post ha-ha! However, yesterday a friend of mine came up from Mokpo, and we did a bit of chaotic exploring in downtown Yeosu. Yeosu is an incredibly beautiful city, especially at night. There are quite a few things to do, … More Yeosu. JLP Adventures Day 5?6?
9-5 lecture days, can’t beat ’em. Orientation is finally in full swing; may the coffee rain down on our weary souls. The first full day of orientation brought us a lecture on Korean Life, and a thorough medical check-up. Most of the lecture was on things I already knew from living here previously, but I … More It Begins. JLP Adventures Day 3
Moving on to orientation Grabbing a shuttle back to the airport was far less painful than going to the hotel…small victories, readers, small victories. The driver did drop me off at the complete opposite end of the airport, but that wasn’t his fault. It’s routine. While waiting for the program pick-up, I met two other … More Waiting, Waiting, Waiting, JLP Day 2