Back in August I took the leap from the apartment secured by the Institute and struck out on my own - finding my own apartment with the help of a local real estate office. After some initial challenges and hardships common to all who move, I feel very satisfied and comfortable in this 2-bed, 1-bath … Continue reading Super Photo Corner – New Apartment = PICS
Can one write a Korea expat blog and not dedicate a post to one's apartment? Would this violate the physics of the blogosphere? I'm not about to find out. So let's take a tour of my new digs. My house key is no more. While I never encountered the terrifying and awkward phone calls that … Continue reading New Apartment = Tour Time!
My preparations for Korea provided plenty of uncertainty. One of those uncertainties was the size and condition of my living space. Native Teacher dwellings range from studio apartments the size of large closets to two-bedroom houses; from state-of-the-art amenities to conditions condign of condemnation. When I discovered that Namak was a brand new community, … Continue reading My Apartment