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 Journey – 나의 여행

Hi all, I got back from my first trip to Korea yesterday (16th May)  and, while I’m still exhausted from the jet lag, I am already so excited and ready for my next visit. I already have plans for what I would like to do and I can’t wait to meet up again with allContinue reading “My Journey – 나의 여행”

What’s in my bag? – 제 핸드백에 무엇이 있나요?

Purse I will be taking this small, pink, zip-up purse with me to Seoul to use as my everyday purse. It’s small enough to fit in either my handbag or my pocket and the zip keeps my money and cards safe. It is also conveniently sized so I can fit more things in my bag.Continue reading “What’s in my bag? – 제 핸드백에 무엇이 있나요?”

What to expect – 예상할 수 있는 것

Ahead of my trip I thought I would let you know what I’m looking forward to and what you can expect to see and read from my trip. 1] Food – 음식 No surprise really, but I’m so excited for all the different foods I’m going to try. Japchae 잡채, Ddukbokki 떡볶이, Samgyeopsal 삼겹살, Gimbap 김밥…Continue reading “What to expect – 예상할 수 있는 것”

Planes, Trains and Automobiles – 비행기, 기차와 자동차.

Planes – 비행기 So the big kahuna. The 11+ hour mode of transportation. The plane journey. I can’t lie to you, the journey from the UK to South Korea is loooooooooong. I looked at so many different sites and airlines, not only to find a cheap-ish ticket but also, to find a journey that wasn’t insanelyContinue reading “Planes, Trains and Automobiles – 비행기, 기차와 자동차.”