Random Koreaziness (in Ulsan)

Updated on May 2nd, 2014: This list mainly applies to life in Ulsan.  Ever since moving to Seoul, we are LOVING life in Korea, with hardly any cons at all!

I think I’ve been living in Korea for a substantial enough amount of time now (about 10 weeks!) to be able to compile a Pros & Cons list of life here.

I’ll start with the poopy stuff first so I can end this on a high note 😛

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Makin’ Money and Goin’ Hiking!

Helloo interweb wanderers!

Sorry for the very belated update; I missed out on the past two weekends’ worth of excitement thanks to a horrible fever and some sort of never-ending virus / cold thing, but Eoin and I are thankfully healthy again!

The most exciting thing that happened to us this month was receiving our first paychecks!  It’s been simultaneously strange and amazing actually having too much money to know what to do with; we’ve made some pretty big expenditures this month (fancy blender / food processor, sterilizing air-washer machine, North Face hiking gear, + loads of food and other bits and pieces) and we STILL have loads left over.

I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again: TEFL is a remarkable thing! 😛

Anyhoo, Ulsan is absolutely covered in mountains and hiking trails, and today we finally took our first hike (decked out in all our brand new spiffy hiking gear, obvs!).


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