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The Day of Involuntary Volunteering

I have ranted and raved about Korean generosity while hiking before and I could easily do it again because it is true. Yet this tale is a little different. A solo trip to Juwangsan National Park in Eastern Gyeongbuk landed … Continue reading

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The Day We Visited Buseoksa

We are lucky to live extremely close to Buseok Temple. In my humble opinion it is one of the best temples to visit in Korea. It is rarely jam-packed unlike Bulguksa in Gyeongju and the view across the valley is gorgeous. … Continue reading

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The Day of the School Trip

I was ready. I had dressed sensibly and left the apartment in plenty of time to walk to school. It was school trip day. The students were overwhelming apathetic about going and the teachers, well the teachers actually seemed excited. … Continue reading

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The Day We Went Into the Wild.

We dragged ourselves out of bed in a university dorm and threw down a breakfast feast of cereal, rice and fermented, hot pepper paste flavoured cabbage before stumbling out into the freezing cold street. With hands in pockets and bright red noses from the … Continue reading

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