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Seoul Museum of History

Right beside Gyeonghuigung is the Seoul Museum of History. In this museum, one could learn more about the history and development of Seoul as a city. 291 more words


Two Months in Thailand!

I’ve set a new goal: Blog at least twice a month. I think that’s pretty realistic. :)

Anyways, I have a two month break because I’m transferring schools, so I decided to spend it in Thailand and other countries in South East Asia. 23 more words


Ferry Disaster Weighs on Korean Media

SEOUL – As rescue efforts continue at the site of the Sewol ferry disaster, the Korean entertainment industry has taken a self-imposed break from day-to-day business. 332 more words


Sapa - A journey through the mountains of Northern Vietnam

Upon arriving in Hanoi, I had one week before I needed to move on. This meant choosing to go to Ha Long Bay or Sapa. I had heard lots about Ha Long Bay, as it is a huge backpacker destination, but didn’t know too much about Sapa. 1,258 more words


South Korea's Park says conduct of ferry crew tantamount to murder

South Korean President Park Geun-hye said on Monday the actions of some crew of a ferry that sank with hundreds feared dead were tantamount to murder, as a four-year-old video transcript showed the captain promoting the safety of the same route.Sixty-four people are known to have died and 238 are missing, presumed dead, in the sinking of the Sewol ferry last Wednesday. 72 more words


Camping with Cambodia

Unusual Fact: Traditionally, birthdays are not celebrated in Cambodia. Older people might not even know their birthdays.

As the title of this post suggests, this week we cooked Cambodia, and did it while we were camping! 498 more words