Buseok Temple (부석사)

So yesterday I went on a business trip with my coteacher to visit other English Centres in the not so nearby towns of Yeongju and Punggi. It was a busy day full of getting lost, eating donuts, and asking a million questions. It was also an interesting day of meeting tons of foreign teachers: one…

Goryeong (고령)

A few weeks ago Chris and I were invited to a traditional music and dance festival in the small town of Goryeong, just a 40 minute bus ride from Seongju. Goryeong is a super tiny town, but I am so surprised that it doesn’t make an appearance in more guide books, as it is filled…

벚꽃! (Cherry Blossoms)

Spring in any country is beautiful. Something that stands out for me here is that there is one specific flower that seems to mark the move towards spring and each town or city has their areas, or areas, where they can show this flower off. Monique has always wanted to see the Cherry Blossoms and…