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American Town in Songdo, South Korea
Yesterday we finally and officially answered a lot of our questions about Songdo, The World’s Smartest City. That’s where we are living during our tenure in South Korea. During our research we found out about a little place called American Town and today we set out to find it with visions of hamburgers, apple pie and baseball dancing in...
What is it Really Like Living in the World's Smartest City?
Do you know what happens to a person when they go without bingsu for two entire days? I will spare you all the ugly details, but it ain’t pretty. We are over our summer colds, so we ventured out today to get some bingsu. I don’t even know how I’m going to live without this stuff when we leave...
Maybe it was eating bugs, maybe it was running ourselves ragged, but this morning two out of four kids woke up with a runny nose and a cough. We skipped church and rested both Sunday and Monday. That meant no bingsu, no churros, no hotteok, no sweet and spicy Korean fried chicken, and no Korean Chinese food, no corn...
Bamdokkaebi Night Market with Kids
We continued our bug eating adventures on Day 45 in Seoul, South Korea by the Han River at Bamdokkaebi Night Market. Bamdokkaebi Night Market is a lively family friendly market that includes local sellers, dozens of food trucks, live music, a water play area and beautiful views. It is located inside Yeouido Hangang Park along the Han River. Day 45...
Namdaemum Market
We’ve still got three weeks left in Korea, but our time is winding down as it becomes increasingly hard to do much during the school week after Gabriel gets out of class. Travel time is a huge hindrance to accomplishing much if we don’t get out the door first thing in the morning. Today we are calling it a...