March 30th, 2018 marks the day that Luke’s cousin and uncle, Grace and Rich, flew into Korea for a week long visit. We still had to work throughout the week but luckily we were able to spend a decent amount of time with them which looked like this. Bear with me, it’s a long one. … More Rich and Grace Visit Korea!
This won’t be a long post since I’ll have another one very soon of our time with Luke’s uncle and cousin, Rich and Grace. This one is mainly to show you our home as we’ve finally settled in and I think it actually looks quite presentable!
The Desk Test When we entered our apartment for the first time a month ago, we had a bed, and a couple basic kitchen appliances. That was it. Since then, we have slowly managed to turn what was a barren room into a semi-comfortable living space.
I want to make sure I’m showing all sides and aspects of the living abroad experience. Last year I may have shown more of the better times than the times I really struggled. I missed my family and friends SO much.
We saw old friends! Our friends Chante and William from CEV were oh so kind to store some of our stuff from our apartment last year, so last weekend they made the trek up to Incheon to give us two of our suitcases. We spent Friday night in Incheon and tried out a place called … More The Grasshopper, the Braai and a Group of Weirdos
Luke and I have had about three months to visit as many friends and family as we could before leaving again for Year Two.
After we rang in the New Year with some close friends, Luke and I flew out to Los Angeles to surprise his friend for his birthday and spent a week and a half exploring Southern California. We spent the first weekend at Big Bear Lake, hiking, drinking and hanging out. It was a lot of … More SoCal in January
You may have thought I was done blogging since we’ve been back in the States but I of course have to document our trip to The City of Lights! Seeing as though we only have a couple weeks left before going back to Korea for year two (surprise!) we have been extremely busy visiting as … More Christmastime in Paris
Our Last 2 Weeks For our last two weeks in Changnyeong, Luke and I have had a lot to do! We’ve been going through our stuff and deciding what to leave behind, ship home or take with us, while also planning our next vacation and looking for new jobs. As expected, it’s been stressful and … More The Bittersweetness to Our Final Days
Boppin’ Around Daegu The first weekend with the newest couple, Eric and Carley, was spent in Daegu on Saturday. They went and hiked with Sam and Stephanie, while the rest of us did some shopping and had a relaxing day walking around the city center. Luke and I stumbled upon a temple with what looked … More Squeezing Everything in With 1 Month Left!