Tag Archives: South Korea

  1. Two Nations, One Team

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    November 30, 2012 by travelinggrits

    The saying “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know” definitely applies in Korea. In this instance, a series …
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  2. Initiation Through Celebration

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    September 30, 2012 by travelinggrits

    Today marks Korea’s largest holiday, Chuseok. On this Korean equivalent of Thanksgiving, families return to their hometowns, participate in rites …
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  3. South Korea Rocks


    August 2, 2012 by travelinggrits

    During my freshman year in high school, all students were required to take a course called “Strategies for Success,” in …
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  4. “Oodi” and I


    July 10, 2012 by travelinggrits

    “Oodi!” we chanted. July 5th, Day 1 of the Fulbright Korea orientation program, and our cultural training had already begun. …
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  5. Grits Awakening


    June 27, 2012 by travelinggrits

    Hair tousled and rubbing sleep from my eyes, I bounded down the stairs and slid into the creaky wicker chair …
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