Poo Pig April 4th 2012 Spring has finally reached Busan, the weather has warmed up and it is making my life so much better. I've never really minded the cold but this winter has gone on way too long, it's been freezing since I first landed here 5 months ago! My motivation levels to go and do things are through the roof, so the last couple of weeks have been pretty busy.
A couple of weeks ago, three of my co-w ... read more
Asia » South Korea » Busan 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
After finishing a 4 year degree in Civil Engineering, I decided I needed a break from looking at buildings, roads and bridges and so headed to South Korea to teach ESL to a bunch of 3 year olds for a year. I enjoyed it so much I decided to continue the adventure in Vietnam, and I lived in Saigon teaching Maths and Science to lower secondary school kids for 6 months. I then went off exploring and spent some time travelling through Asia before heading to the Middle East and making my way back to England through the Balkans and Europe. And now I'm back in the real world - working in Bristol! Look... full info