Very Merry

"Travelling alone will be the scariest, most liberating, life changing experience of your life. Try it at least once"

Gretha Wiid – Pray away the gay?

Disclaimer: This is an opinion piece and is not aimed at breaking down, discouraging or coercing the views of any others. However, if it makes you uncomfortable to read this, it is especially meant for you. Living abroad truly opens… Continue Reading →

My 27th birthday abroad

This is not going to be a long one, friends. A girl is tired. Mostly from all the partying I did this weekend and it is only now starting to catch up with me! With the kids writing exams and… Continue Reading →

4 months in Korea – And loving it!

So here, on the other side of the world, I just turned 27! For the first time in my life I had a birthday out of South Africa, and in summer – it was amazing! A blogpost on my birthday… Continue Reading →

The Beauty that is Busan

This is my first post about Busan (부산), but I can assure you, it will certainly not be the last. As my blog is supposed to serve as a platform for future expats looking to come to Korea, I am… Continue Reading →

My little town, Yeongsan (영산)

I am in Korea for almost 4 months now. Overall I am quite well settled in and as requested from some people back home, I thought it would be fitting to tell you a little about where I live. (I… Continue Reading →

Time to throw out the trash

Disclaimer: 1) This post is triggering, be warned. 2) Before you let your male ego get in the way and rant about how you are not trash, please make sure you understand what the trending #MenAreTrash is really about. I… Continue Reading →

Spring in Korea = Flowers. And bees.

So Spring has arrived, and so have all the beautiful flowers. From cherry blossoms, to tulips, to magnolias. Along with these flowers also come very many festivals. Koreans and their festivals, hey. But it is an absolutely breath-taking sight! Here… Continue Reading →

Me and my curls – we’re good friends

Disclaimer: This post is based on my own experiences only. It is in no way meant to discourage or break down the views or perspectives of anyone else. It is my personal experience and opinion being conveyed here. It is… Continue Reading →

En toe hou ek Paasnaweek in Korea…

Ek het in ʼn huis grootgeword waar familievakansies belangrik is. Kyk, ek en my broer het nou nie juis baie affection gekry toe ons grootword nie. As ons iewers wou wees het Mammie en Pappie gesê, “jy het voete. Loop”. Hulle… Continue Reading →

Arriving in Korea: Adjusting to my new environment

Look people, Korea is different. There is no other way that I can say that. It is something that I find quite difficult to explain other than just saying, it’s different. It’s different food, different people, and a completely different… Continue Reading →

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