Category Archives: Korea

New Korean Drama HERO + No Innovation

One thing about working with executives and some of the more elite individuals in South Korea is you gain a better idea of just what Koreans are thinking and why they behave (slightly) different from their American counterparts. A lot … Continue reading

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Escalation of Abuse on the Subway

Over the course of the last few months many videos have surfaced of abuse on the subway. From older Ajummas to young men attacking others in the subway for the smallest of things. Sometimes it is best to just look … Continue reading

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Student’s Desks

In all honesty the 2 years that I have been here I am still unclear as to what the desk policy is. I know that they have a seating chart but because they switch classes based on ability, they sit … Continue reading

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Busan Trip

During my winter vacation my girlfriend and I decided to take a trip to Busan. Neither one of us had been there before and we didn’t feel like spending a lot of money to go out of the country and … Continue reading

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End of the School Year

It is hard to believe but the end of the school year is nearly upon us. Since this is my second year teaching abroad I have attempted (although it is half-assed at best) to save a little money. So, instead … Continue reading

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Saturday Staff Outing

Anyone who knows about teaching in Korea will tell you that at the end of a semester the school gets together for a day. Usually it is some event and then has a meal together complete with drinks and then … Continue reading

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Parking in South Korea

With nearly 30 million people in Seoul and its surrounding suburbs parking is not easy to come by. Often times you will see cars with their flashers/blinkers on double parked as they run into a convenience store to grab a … Continue reading

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