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Celebrating American Independence Day in Korea
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Celebrating American Independence Day in Korea

Filed in Asia, Korea, South Korea by on July 10, 2014 1 Comment • views: 1279

Not always the easiest thing to do or as grand as in America but if you have access to the U.S. military bases or can get someone to sign you on, they are quite fun with traditional activities and food.  This year, I decided to check out Camp Casey’s festivities in Dongducheon since it was […]

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Come Visit me in South Korea!
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Come Visit me in South Korea!

Filed in Asia, Korea, South Korea by on May 6, 2014 2 Comments • views: 1158

Interested in visiting South Korea? Come stay with me and you will be provided with your own bedroom, bathroom, and breakfast.  Plus, I will personally show you “My Korea”.   Please click “Contact Me” and fill out the form.  I will respond at my next available moment.

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A Traditional Sri Lankan Buddhist Ceremony in a Korean Buddhist Temple on New Years Day
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A Traditional Sri Lankan Buddhist Ceremony in a Korean Buddhist Temple on New Years Day

Filed in Korea, South Korea, Sri Lanka by on January 3, 2014 0 Comments • views: 1333

Why have a New Year’s Temple Ceremony? Since everyone in Korea has New Year’s Day off, having a New Year’s temple ceremony on this day is a perfect way to ring in the new year with large crowds and friends. Ven Thalgamuwe Dhammakitti After starting my research on Sri Lankan history, culture and customs for […]

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Creating a Classroom Blog: A Presentation
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Creating a Classroom Blog: A Presentation

Filed in Korea by on November 10, 2013 2 Comments • views: 694

  Seoul, South KoreaThank you to everyone who came out yesterday to see my presentation.  Again, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact me preferably before Tues or it may take sometime for me to get back to you. Here it is as promised!  Creating a Classroom Blog Related articles Blogging Resources […]

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Fireworks Extravaganza in Yeoido Park
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Fireworks Extravaganza in Yeoido Park

Filed in fireworks, Han River, Korea, Parks, Seoul, South Korea, Yeoido Park by on October 6, 2013 1 Comment • views: 946

Where to View this Fireworks Extravaganza in Yeoido Park This fireworks extravaganza took place in Seoul along the Han River in the Yeoido Park last night.  Most spectators brought picnic blankets so they could enjoy watching the fireworks from the river banks. Where was the Crowd Control? Having been the most crowded event I had […]

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Horton Plains: A magical place in the clouds views: 1778

Visiting Horton Plains If you plan on visiting Sri Lanka, make sure you put Horton Plains in your schedule.  This unusual place is not to be missed.  I have personally been here 5 times and always look forward to going back.  One can never get tired of its exotic breathtaking scenery. Getting There It’s just […]

Havanna on a Budget: How to save money in Cuba views: 1195

  Cuba was always a beach-filled, retro dream for me. Sipping daiquiris by the pool, twirling in full, vintage skirts on the cobblestone streets, and rocking my cat-eye sunglasses from the passenger side of some 1950’s hot rod was a recurring vision in my travel head—and once I’d stepped into Havana it didn’t disappoint. But […]

Sunsets Over the Pacific: Lima views: 1816

On my last night in Lima, I wanted to have a very special evening.   I asked my hostel Nomade Backpackers where the best sunset was.  They said the Marriott.  I was able to make my way up to the second floor to catch one of the most beautiful sunsets I had ever seen.

How to do the Maldives on a Budget views: 1547

Budgeting Maldives and Still Have an Island Getaway Budgeting Maldives is possible if you follow these tips.  If you’re looking for an island getaway for your next vacation, there’s no better place than the Maldives! This collection of more than a thousand coral islands in the Indian Ocean is absolutely stunning.  They offer fantastic diving, […]

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