First week down, 52 more to go! December 1st 2008 Well, now we're onto week 2 of me being in Korea.
Last weekend I climbed Mt Yudalsan, went to norae bang (korean karaoke) and met a ton of other foreigners to hang out with.
Throughout the week I'll probably never see any of them. I dunno, maybe. I didn't see a whole lot of western faces all last week until Friday night came a long and suddenly my area's chock full of 'em. That was actually the ... read more
Asia » South Korea » Jeollanam-do » Mokpo 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
I'm a recent college graduate from The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington and I'm going to teach English to preschool-middleschool aged children in South Korea for the next year.
I've got a friend from college, Amelia, who I'll be teaching and living with, and her fiance Dylan who I will also be teaching and living with abroad.
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