Namdaemun Market in Seoul, South Korea
There is just one thing I would like to ask of Korea, yes, of the country as a whole. It might be a little selfish, it might be a little culturally insensitive, it might even be obnoxious as a visitor, but why? why for heaven's sake do you put sugar on garlic bread? On corn dogs? Or anything savory?...
Baby playing with brown bears at Everland in South Korea
We are spending the entire summer in the city of Incheon, South Korea while Gabriel teaches two summer courses at the Global Campus! Follow along with our travel journal while we explore the city, learn the Korean language and live as temporary expats in the land of the morning calm. Day 1: Departure from the United States and Arrival into...
Worldschooling the Korean Alphabet in Korea
Today was glorious. We had no agenda and nothing to do, and we let the baby take a nap. Gabriel had a presentation at the Global Campus, so while we waited for him to finish we practiced saying yes in Korean: 예. Today was all about saying yes. The kids love to travel, but no matter how old you...
Shopping at Bupyeong Underground Market with Kids in South Korea
The twins baptism is fast approaching, and since they are getting baptized in Korea we thought it would be special to incorporate as much of the Korean culture as possible. We’d been browsing the stores as we went about our adventures, but we needed to dedicate some time to really finding some dress clothes for both kids. The plan...
Free Korean Language Classes at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Incheon, Korea Songdo Branch
We have attended local wards or branches of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in the United States, France, Japan and now Korea! In France and Japan the meetings were all held in the local language, but here in Korea we are split between Korean and English. The children attend Korean primary, and we have an...