There's something about Cambodia that sticks with you--I can attest to that since I've written about it a few times before: Time out in Kampot, Cambodia My Southeast Asia Itinerary: Exploring Cambodia and Thailand Wandering in Angkor There's so much to say about this country that pulls . . .
Korean food is so special. It's something I had very limited exposure to while growing up in Atlantic Canada. OK, I never really had any until I moved to Wonju in 2012. But, it grew on me quickly, and dakgalbi, the expat favourite, quickly rose to the top of my list. . . .
A fairly touchy subject that is a pretty individual thing: how far do you go to fit in abroad? What compels you--pride, security, respect, one of the many other possible driving factors? . . .
This is the story of two attempts on Chiaksan, the 1,288-metre tall mountain that resides about an hour's ride by bus from my former home in Wonju, South Korea. Once upon a time, Chiaksan was known as Jeokakasan. Then, based on a myth about a man who saved a pheasant from a snake, the mountain . . .
Let's talk about race. This doesn't mean I want to get into cultural, historical, political correctness, or any sort of controversy. When I was working toward my degree in biology, I became very interested in the evolution of the human species. From that standpoint, I do find differences and . . .