Seoul: The Survival Guide
Dec15

Seoul: The Survival Guide

  People. Food. Traveling. Culture. I’ll start first by talking about the people, and by people I mean locals. If you don’t look Korean the first thing I will tell you is get ready to be stared at. It’s not that they are being rude, it’s just that you simply look different and since the foreigner population is still very small in Korea, everyone is just curious. The locals are really nice and if...

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SeoulSearching: Arrival
Sep02

SeoulSearching: Arrival

Hello! 안녕하세요! My name is Apryl Jackson and I have chosen to journey off to Seoul (서울), South Korea as an exchange student for a year. I am a junior at the University of Alabama majoring in International Business with a minor in Korean Language. I decided to study abroad my junior year because it just felt like the perfect time to go. Sophomore year felt too early, while senior year would’ve felt too late. I chose South Korea as...

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