Overnight trip to Busan

https://www.instagram.com/p/BlWxBIfAQ5M/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link For the majority of my stay in South Korea, I’ve been in the bustling city of Seoul. However, this past weekend I travelled to Busan. If you aren’t aware, Busan is the largest port city in South Korea, and the second largest city in the nation. It’s known for its famous fish markets and … Continue reading Overnight trip to Busan


Week 1 Highlights: I’m in South Korea!!!

Arriving at Incheon Airport All I could think of that first second I hopped off the plane was "Wow, I'm actually here!" It didn't hit me retrieving my luggage from baggage claim, it didn't hit me rolling through the airport halls to find customs, it didn't hit me when I met up with the rest … Continue reading Week 1 Highlights: I’m in South Korea!!!

Strolling the City and Surviving the Subway

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bkr5qtBgKro/?taken-by=erinpascoeee On my first day in Seoul (July 1st), I visited Gwangjang Market, which is a covered-outdoor market where vendors sell clothes, items, and most popularly: street food. Personal space here is almost non-existent, and each vendor will entice you to sit at their stand and eat. My roommate and I sat at a woman's … Continue reading Strolling the City and Surviving the Subway

Arriving in Seoul & at Hanyang University

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bkr4ozchizu/?taken-by=erinpascoeee With it being one of my first times on an airplane, to say I was nervous was an understatement. My first flight was out of Orlando International Airport and arrived in Atlanta. The flight was only about an hour long and was pretty fine. Getting off that plane was where the nerves started to … Continue reading Arriving in Seoul & at Hanyang University