Going to San Francisco for the First Time?

If you’re like me, going to San Francisco for the first time is going to result in love at first sight. While it takes me a little while to find the charms of some cities, I knew the minute I stepped off the BART at Embaracadero in 2012 that I was going to be smitten

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Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City on Your First Visit

To be perfectly honest, I really didn’t know what to expect from this place! While I was noting the top things to do in Ho Chi Minh City, I was constantly overwhelmed by its sheer size. I was also a lot more worried about the “hectic” adjective a lot of travel bloggers liked to tack on

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Top Things to Do in Jeju

If you really want to fall in love with Korea, I highly recommend you dedicate part of your trip to visiting Jeju Island. It’s considered one of the New7Wonders of Nature, and it’s absolutely beautiful. Now, I’ve heard of many expats visiting and only really staying in Jeju City, which is a huge mistake. The real beauty

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#Korea Week 19 – Mokpo to Yeosu

#Korea is a weekly series on my blog documenting my time leading up to and during to my year in Korea. It’s very much unedited, stream-of-conscious writing! Check out the original post for a longer explanation here WEEK 17: AUGUST 13TH – AUGUST 19TH Whoops! Sorry, this post is a bit delayed. I’m currently writing it

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Quick Guide to Jeju

I feel like every expat teacher in Korea needs to make at least one trip to Jeju Island. While some may complain that it’s not nearly as beautiful as -insert Southeast Asian country here-, I think that’s totally unwarranted. There are so many gorgeous places around the island, but you definitely need to get out of

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