Month: July 2017

Visiting The Grand Palace, Bangkok

Visiting The Grand Palace, Bangkok

No trip to Bangkok is complete without a visit to the Grand Palace. I’ll put my hands up here and be honest. It wasn’t until my 4th trip to Bangkok that I finally found the time to visit. I couldn’t believe how beautiful it was! […]

1 year in South Korea

1 year in South Korea

Introduction I feel like I have been in South Korea forever, but I have only just had my year anniversary! It has been a long year, full of both the good and the bad. A good old reflection is always healthy so I thought I […]

20 Korean Food Challenge

20 Korean Food Challenge

Korean food is one of my main struggles here. I feel like I am generally pretty adventurous when it comes to food. Trying new things to eat is usually one of the first things I do when I visit a new place. I would say […]

How to Spend a Budget Day in Kyoto

How to Spend a Budget Day in Kyoto

  I visited Tokyo last year and left a little overwhelmed. It was not what I had expected, and many of the experiences had paled in comparison. I also think living in Seoul already had affected this. Much of what I expected from Tokyo was […]

Visiting the JSA and DMZ

Visiting the JSA and DMZ

If you ever look up things to do in Seoul, the DMZ is bound to pop up. It has been on my to-do list since I arrived and it’s finally happened! All winter I put it off because I cannot handle being outside in the […]

Laos: Vientiane Buddha Park

Laos: Vientiane Buddha Park

Vientiane If you travel to Laos, chances are you’ll find yourself in Vientiane. It’s the first town you reach if you are travelling from Bangkok. As the capital, I was naively expecting something on par with Bangkok or Phnom Penh. Vientiane is nothing like this. […]

Heyri Art Village

Heyri Art Village

It’s safe to say that a week in Japan has bankrupted me. With a long stretch before pay day, I have been on the scout for fun, cheap things to do in Seoul. Luckily Seoul has lots of offer. Somebody had mentioned Heyri to me […]