Tag Archives: Neighbourhood

The Day the Trial Period Ended.

Two months after our arrival in South Korea, something changed. We found acceptance. Everyday, a group of older residents in our neighbourhood gather under the parking area of our building. They prepare vegetables, indulge in an alcoholic beverage or two … Continue reading

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The Day We Looked Out of the Window and Laughed.

My apartment has everything you need. I have a washing machine, fridge-freezer and running water. I have a hob, microwave and boiler. I even have electricity. In reality I may have a little too much electricity as surges of power … Continue reading

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The Day Spring Showed Up.

The first couple of months in Korea were characterised by dry, cold days and even colder nights. Taking a recent┬áhike around our neighbourhood and up into the hills beyond we were reassured that Spring is here. It is a welcome … Continue reading

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