19 Things I Loved Doing in 2019

19 Things I Loved Doing in 2019

At one point during the year, I shared a meme that went, “Somehow I’m living my best life and worst life simultaneously.” Honestly, that’s what 2019 felt like. While I feel like everything with my life has been the best…

How to Hike Guryong Valley in Jirisan

How to Hike Guryong Valley in Jirisan

I finally did another hike in Korea! There are actually a lot of trails all through Jirisan (it’s a huge mountain), but embarrassingly, I’ve only done the Baemsagol hike. However, when Autumn joined me in Namwon on my last trip,…

One Day in Seoul: 5 Layover Itinerary Ideas
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One Day in Seoul: 5 Layover Itinerary Ideas

Here for a long layover? Visiting for less than 24 hours? Here are 5 different ways to spend one day in Seoul! Want to explore Korea with me? Join my tour! They always say Incheon Airport is one of the…

7 Cool Libraries & Bookstores in Seoul
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7 Cool Libraries & Bookstores in Seoul

Is anyone surprised to discover there are some incredible libraries and bookstores in Seoul? As anyone who’s been in Korea long enough knows, this country is packed in. Owning a house is very uncommon, and more often families rent apartments…

A Guide to Winter in Korea: Survival Tips
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A Guide to Winter in Korea: Survival Tips

I occasionally get questions about winter in Korea, so I thought I’d publish this guide in full! Here are some tips on staying warm and places to visit if you plan on visiting during the colder months. I should warn…

Is Cleveland Cool? 5 Reasons to Visit!
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Is Cleveland Cool? 5 Reasons to Visit!

Guys, I can’t believe how smitten I was with Cleveland after only a weekend visit. Like I’m actively messaging my friends about planning return trips and telling everyone I know about all I got up to! This post is in…