The City with a lot of "Seoul" June 19th 2008 South Korea - where do I start? I realize that I say “Where do I start?” a lot; I guess that I am just trying to get my head around what just happened (even though sometimes it’s 2 weeks later). I was in Seoul, South Korea from June 6 until the morning of June 9.
Here’s why I went to South Korea:
1) If every one had an opportunity to go to Korea, who wouldn’t want to go check it ou ... read more
Asia » South Korea » Seoul Korea was an independent kingdom under Chinese suzerainty for most of the past millennium. Following its victory in the Russo-Japanese War in 1905, Japan occupied Korea; five years later it formally annexed the entire peninsula. After World War II, a... ... read more
Hello Everyone! Well, I'm finally off to China and not just talking about it any more. I, ofcourse, miss all of my family and friends, but that's the point of this website! Hopefully I will periodically (as much as possible) update my travel journal so that you can all enjoy this experience with me without actually being in China.
For those of you that do not know, I have come to China to study abroad. Through May, I am studying at one of the universities in a language-intensive program so that I can focus on my proficiency in Chinese. From May through August, time is of the essence an... full info