Travel Blogs from Daegu, Korea Rep.

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Bunny times, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Bunny times

A travel blog entry by aborder

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Daegu, South Korea - My slow train from Seoul finally makes it to Daegu. Tickets are not checked in South Korea, they just trust that you have one! My couchsurfer Suze met me at the station, she is from Hayling Island in the South of England and is 26 ...

Exploring Geyongju and Daegu!, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Exploring Geyongju and Daegu!

A travel blog entry by beccadonohoe

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... I write, I'll tell you all about the food they eat in South Korea, and the things I have learned about South Korean people.  Does anyone have any questions?  Talk to you again soon!  From Becca, your teammate in Daegu, South Korea   ...

The first few days in Daegu, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

The first few days in Daegu

A travel blog entry by brianna29

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I finished training! I even passed! Training was so hard. I kept thinking, "what was I thinking coming to Korea!" and I even thought death would be better than this, because I thought I was going to fail and that would be really humiliating. But luckily, ...

CIS and World cup, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

CIS and World cup

A travel blog entry by brianna29

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... and if both win USA and Korea will play each other next and that would just be so exciting since there are a lot of Americans in Korea, and a lot of Koreans J. In the classroom I was given, there was a lot of random stuff in there. Not too random, there ...

North to Daegu, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

North to Daegu

A travel blog entry by evans8735

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... After we left the train station we took a "jumbo taxi" to accomodate luggage to our hotel which is in the heart of East Daegu.  After checking in Beth took us on a tour of the area including her apartment and the local markets.  Her apartment ...

ARGH!!!, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

ARGH!!!

A travel blog entry by brianna29

... her to yell at people who kick my bike! Anyways, not a good night. I can still use my bike, but the front is just falling to pieces. The fact that cars drive on sidewalks in Korea, was scary when I first got  here, but now I guess I know my pet ...

New job, new apartment, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

New job, new apartment

A travel blog entry by brianna29

... at a Christian school in Pohang, but I didn't want to move to Pohang. Some recruiters set up an interview on the other side of Daegu, close to where my friend Leana lives. The director was nice, but the school works Saturdays. I almost took that job. The ...

Gyeongju, Gyeongju, Korea Rep. travel blog

Gyeongju

A travel blog entry by tobiah

Gyeongju This weekend Stacey and I took a train down to Gyeongju. In Ancient times, this city was the capital of the Shilla dynasty. The Shilla managed to unify all of the Korean Pennensula under one government due to military strength. What we found ...

Teaching Pictures, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Teaching Pictures

A travel blog entry by timmclellan

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Hello All,  A while back the local newspaper wanted to do an article on English Conversational teachers in my province. It just happens to be that my school got chosen! The article was published and with the help of my cooperating teacher I was ...

My Korean Clothes Washer or The Genetic Algorithm, Gyeongsan, Korea Rep. travel blog

My Korean Clothes Washer or The Genetic Algorithm

A travel blog entry by byron_and_tracy

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Initial note to anyone searching for answers to your Korean clothes washer queries, you won't find this of much help. This morning I attempted to puzzle out how my 손 빨 래 brand clothes washer works. An online dictionary translates ...

English Summer Dharma Camp 2013 2/6, Eunhaesa, Korea Rep. travel blog

English Summer Dharma Camp 2013 2/6

A travel blog entry by arodin

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4:30-as ébresztő. A csendes erdei séta és reggeli után a második napon kezdetét vették a korcsoportra bontott, játékos angolórák. A mai órák témája a mozgás, a test, az érzékek és a szellem tudatosítása volt. Finom ebéd ...

Testing Out this new blog, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Testing Out this new blog

A travel blog entry by ktx

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I can't believe I leave in a few hours. I have lived in Korea the past two year and it has blessed me with travel opportunities beyond my wildest dreams. And now to test uploading photos! ...

Haeinsa Temple Gayasan, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Haeinsa Temple Gayasan

A travel blog entry by zelfike

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Class, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Class

A travel blog entry by brianna29

Class tonight was great! I think Thursday wins! It's my best class, plus I will only have one class on Thursdays, and it's listening, which is easier than reading. I'm now going on my second rounds of listening classes and I feel a lot better about them ...

Okay, now I live in korea, Gyeongsan, Korea Rep. travel blog

Okay, now I live in korea

A travel blog entry by byron_and_tracy

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I live on the 16th floor of an apartment building in Gyeongsan, South Korea. Until yesterday, I’d never lived above the third floor. Way up here the wind screams incessantly and beats against the convex wall of windows on my balcony. I moved in ...

English Summer Dharma Camp 2013 6/6, Eunhaesa, Korea Rep. travel blog

English Summer Dharma Camp 2013 6/6

A travel blog entry by arodin

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Ma reggel 3-kor keltünk, hogy le ne maradjunk a nagy csillaghullásról. Csodálatos volt! A reggelit követő utolsó program a buddhista gyerekek  5 fogadalmának letétele és a záró ceremónia volt. A gyerekek apró ...

Bored, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Bored

A travel blog entry by brianna29

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... . I can't complain too much about bordom. I could be flat out miserable.... I'll take this time to share a few things about Daegu. It's the 136th largest city in the world. The 2nd most disastrous event since the Korean war took place here in 2003, when ...

Chuseok holiday and teaching, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Chuseok holiday and teaching

A travel blog entry by brianna29

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... , but this address is more reliable I guess. Brianna Swaim Daegususeong Branch Goldtower Bldg., 198-2 Beomeo 4-dong, Suseong-gu, Daegu, Korea 706-821 I haven't actually received anything so I hope it is reliable. Chuseok This weekend is the ...

Daegu Parks!, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Daegu Parks!

A travel blog entry by evans8735

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... here are not heated) and sitting on chairs to eat (traditional style is to sit on floor). Today, Wednesday, we visited Daegu National Museum, Suseong Park and Mt. Apsam, all unique and interesting.  The museum depicted a lot of the traditional (I ...

more observations from an 'alien', Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

more observations from an 'alien'

A travel blog entry by emilympwilson

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Have just recieved my 'alien registration card' ... so I am now a legal alien in Korea! yay this means I can now get a phone... and internet! Life without these has been like stepping back in time. This is my first week of teaching actual lessons >> ...

How smashing!!!, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

How smashing!!!

A travel blog entry by taransay

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... All I can imagine is playing with them in the 16th century and they have top hats on shouting 'What a smassing shot dear!'. Crazy. Korea seems to have this strange time warp thing going on. If you are under 40 years old you generally look younger than ...

Seomun Market and other chat, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Seomun Market and other chat

A travel blog entry by taransay

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... said 'Yeh!! Did you see me there? Were you there?!' She said 'No. I saw you on tv'. The things i learn in class. Korea is bloody crazy!!! And remember emma's music concert? It was on tv the past two nights! Haha! Well, I have recently returned ...

Lets Dispell some myths!, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Lets Dispell some myths!

A travel blog entry by emyjane

... . It is reported frequently how badly behaved children are in the UK, and how we should take a leaf out of Japan, and South Korea's book. Well, I can quite honestly say that this is the biggest load of crap I have heard in my life. After teaching here ...

Seoul, Weddings and a Love Motel, Seoul and a little bit of Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Seoul, Weddings and a Love Motel

A travel blog entry by taransay

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... so many people in my life. They were like ants absolutely everywhere in this huge huge station. Since being back in Daegu I have had another massage, played badminton again, been to costco and bought syrup and candy canes (amongst hundreds of other ...

One month has passed, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

One month has passed

A travel blog entry by emyjane

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... down! These last few weeks have been really busy. I seem to teach more than all the other native teachers in Daegu, so I generally have 5 classes a day, then at lunch Ive been practicing the guitar for my debut rock star performance (which actually ...

Gyeong ju, Gyeong ju, Korea Rep. travel blog

Gyeong ju

A travel blog entry by margie1

We just arrived in this town - gyeong-ju - at 5pm without having booked accomodation - we walked down the street into this fab hotel & got a room - its cheap! about aud$35 and tv - fridge etc etc AND pc and free internet in our room! im staying ...

Welcome to Daegu, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Welcome to Daegu

A travel blog entry by emilympwilson

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So here I am finally in Daegu! Im right up in the northern suburbs of the city – a bit of a trek away from downtown but Im getting used to the bus system. After having such an intense orientation period constantly having people around (and being ...

New information and my take on this weird place, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

New information and my take on this weird place

A travel blog entry by taransay

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... dancing tho. Amazing!!! I dance back at them. And they have microphones and music in the background. The noise pollution in Korea is immense - there are no rules. Outside every shop is someone with a microphone telling passers by why they should go ...

Daegu, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

Daegu

A travel blog entry by taransay

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... western food. Its amazing how good i feel after eating korean food. I stink to death, but i'm so light and everything!! In korea they don't have ovens. Anywhere. Everything is fried or....boiled i guess. Anyways, so we got a taxi back to our flat ...

First week in Daegu, Daegu, Korea Rep. travel blog

First week in Daegu

A travel blog entry by taransay

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... average the past two nights. Bloody time difference, and mothers and sisters who are unable to calculate a 9hour time difference.... So, Daegu's completely psycho! We have arrived 8hours early - no thanks to my agent Kyu who forced me to get up at ...

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