# 11-SPRING AND DAY TRIPS April 20th 2008 # 11 - SPRING AND DAY TRIPS
Spring has started in Korea and it is more spectacular than in Australia due to the long period of the dull colors of winter here. Of course everybody takes heaps of photos at this time. My main school has many white/pink flowering trees so everybody gets out and takes photos one day after lunch, just as some other trees are being removed.
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Asia » South Korea 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
FROM CHINA TO KOREA
I have recently returned from two trips to China teaching English and I am about to start teaching again; this time in South Korea. I love travel, especially in Asia and by working there, feel I experience the country more than by just passing thru it.
My previous travels before China were 15 months in North America and Europe in 1975-76 and many South East Asian countries in 1980-81 for another 9 months. After almost another quarter of a century living in Australia, I got the travel bug once again.
This time I decided to do it slightly differently by working. I hear... full info