My first trip to Korea: things I didn’t expect – 나의 첫번째 한국 여행:내가 기대하지 않았던 것들

There is only so much google, YouTube and asking questions (or in my case pestering your friends for information) can tell you about a place before actually going there. And trust me, I did A LOT of research before going to South Korea, especially since I had never travelled to Asia before and its suchContinue reading “My first trip to Korea: things I didn’t expect – 나의 첫번째 한국 여행:내가 기대하지 않았던 것들”

My 7 Tips for Learning the Korean Alphabet – 한국어 알파벳을 배우기 위한 나의 7가지 조언

1. Use phonetics to learn the basics When learning a new alphabet it is SO useful to start learning using sounds in your own language or alphabet. For example, learning the sounds for ㄱ ㄴ ㄷ ㄹ ㅁ ㅂ and ㅅ I started by pronouncing them phonetically; Kuh Nuh Duh R/Luh Muh Buh and Suh. ItContinue reading “My 7 Tips for Learning the Korean Alphabet – 한국어 알파벳을 배우기 위한 나의 7가지 조언”

10 ways to socialise, and still save money. – 사회화하고 여전히 돈을 절약하는 10가지 방법.

One of the biggest challenges I’ve found this year, even though it’s not even February yet, has been trying to save up what little money I have. I need money in order to securely move abroad; to afford plane tickets, insurance and such, and it’s difficult. I don’t have a job, I’m a student and,Continue reading “10 ways to socialise, and still save money. – 사회화하고 여전히 돈을 절약하는 10가지 방법.”