48 Hours in Seoul

I think I’ve finally recovered enough from my brother’s visit (and my own brief visit to Seoul), to be able to reflect back and recognize what an epic time it was. There were some losses, including sleep, my laptop (though that technically happened just prior to the start of the visit), and my razor (which […]

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Being a Foreigner in Korea: Pros and Cons

Being a (half-white American, non-fluent-in-Korean) foreigner in Korea  has its pros and cons. Here are some observations from the past 6 months: CONS: – Getting stared at. When I walk down the street, I can’t tell if people are looking at me because they think I look cool in my sunglasses or because they notice […]

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