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
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
Just a quick post as I suffer from jetlag ha-ha Finally made it to my hotel yesterday, after probably the worst flight of my life ha-ha. My first flight to Toronto wasn’t too bad. I fell asleep early on, and woke up shortly before landing. The connection was also painless! Just had to scan my … More What a Trip. JLP Adventures Day 1.
My junior year of college, I decided I wanted to try living overseas. I had heard some stories on YouTube of people teaching English, and it interested me a lot. I grew up a “military brat,” but hadn’t been overseas in almost ten years. Quite a few people around me thought I was crazy, but … More Teaching in South Korea pt. 1
If you’ve guessed by my last K-Pop related post, I’m a big fan of the genre. Whilst EXID is my favorite girl group, my favorite boy group is definitely EXO. Although, BTS is a close runner-up. My first EXO concert was in Newark, NJ. It was during the EXO-Planet 2 concert series, and I don’t … More EXO pt 1