Category: South Korea

Episode 2: Mingling in Myeongdong

Alright, so enough with the stressful stories, girlfriend! Where’s all the fun stuff at? Let me tell you, Seoul is full of “fun stuff.” After settling down in my officetel, I finally had some time to have fun! My first adventure was exploring Myeongdong, one of Seoul’s hottest neighborhoods and shopping districts — it might ...

Episode 1: Homeless in Korea

Because visiting Korea has always been my life-long dream, I expected nothing but smooth sailing after receiving my official acceptance letter from Seoul National University. To my disappointment and disbelief, I was completely wrong. Obstacles and problems kept arising one after the next: I couldn’t register for any of my courses since they all filled ...

Episode 0: Meet Anna, the girl with a Korean Dream

Taking a selfie before take-off. Seoul, here I come! Hello everyone, Annyeonghaseyo! That means “Hello,” in Korean! My name is Anna Nguyen, a Junior Marketing Major at Drexel. I will be blogging about my entire exchange experience in Seoul, South Korea at Seoul National University this Spring 2016! For my very first blog post here ...