Monthly Archives: November 2009

Bath house

The word "sauna" in Korea has a completely different meaning than what most Americans think of when they hear the word. Picture this: You enter a locker room atmosphere (men and women are seperated). Using the plastic wrist band with … Continue reading

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Ulsan Grand Park

Ulsan grand park Blooming flowers Ulsan Grand Park is the largest park in S. Korea. It happens to be about a 15 minute walk from my apartment! YAY. I have yet to explore the entire park, but have enjoyed the … Continue reading

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Cultural visit- a fellow teacher’s home

One of the great things about my employer (Ulsan Metropolitian Office of  Education) is that they really want us (native teachers) to EXPERIENCE Korea. They offer trips and outings of various kinds to bond with fellow teachers as well as … Continue reading

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Wind in my parachute? or rain on my parade?

Paragliding is one of the adventures I planned to take before I moved to Korea.For those of you who do not know, paragliding is when you go up a tall mountain or cliff, run off of it and allow the … Continue reading

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