Seoul, South Korea: Teaching English in the Land of the Morning Calm By Jason Gaskell A group of pre-teen girls giggled and went red as I exited the toilet. “That is girls room. Boy up-stair,” said Mr. Ahn, one of the Korean ESL grammar teachers. I guess my guidebook was wrong; not all restrooms in […]
Barefoot parks and more in the giant city of S. Korea By Erin K. Melvin Where Seoul, the largest city, is located in the northwest corner of South Korea. Why Go Seoul is a vibrant East Asian city where you can experience both modern and traditional Korean culture. It is one of the world’s 10 […]
Visiting DMZ: South Korea’s Most Popular Tourist Attraction. Advice on seeing this famous historical place between the two Koreas.
By Ania Trzecieski Ulsan, South Korea — I’d been to a bathhouse twice before. I just wash, shave my legs, (as my apt is too cold) and I settle into one of the two hot tubs to enjoy the heat and the experience. The Korean women spend vast amounts of time meticulously scrubbing every part […]