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Expat Interview : Brian Williams

Expat Interview : Brian Williams

  This is the third interview in my Expat Interview Series, where I plan to interview my expat friends who have dotted themselves all over the world. I’m hoping this series of posts will provide some insight into what it is like to…

Expat Interview: Oisin Feeney, A Photographer in Korea

Expat Interview: Oisin Feeney, A Photographer in Korea

“Usually my job and my passion are separate things; The job allows me to stay in a place, the passion allows me to be content there.”

Expat Interview: Meet Shauna Browne – An Irishwoman in Korea

Expat Interview: Meet Shauna Browne – An Irishwoman in Korea

This is part one of my new ‘Expat Interview Series’, where I plan to interview my expat friends who have dotted themselves all over the world. I’m hoping this series of posts will provide some insight into what it is like…

“I’m not getting in the car!” – A Half Marathon Abduction

“I’m not getting in the car!” – A Half Marathon Abduction

When I signed up to run my first ever Half Marathon in Korea, I never imagined I would find myself limping along a motorway, having ran consistently for 18km, suddenly being shouted at my some strange Korean man telling me to…

A Korean Island Escape – Camping on a Deserted Island

A Korean Island Escape – Camping on a Deserted Island

When I signed up last-minute to a weekend camping trip on a deserted island off the West coast of Korea last weekend, I had no real idea what to expect. As some poor unfortunate soul dropped out on the Friday…

Spring has Sprung

Spring has Sprung

A small taste of the photographs I took last weekend at the Gyeong-Ju Cherry Blossom Festival. No words can fully describe how beautiful spring is in South Korea…even if it only lasts a few weeks! Like this:Like Loading…

Generation Emigration – St Patrick’s Day in South Korea

Each day this week on the Irish Times website, members of Irish communities around the world will be sharing plans for St Patrick’s Day where they live. Today, I had the opportunity to share my experiences in South Korea and…

Pharrell Williams – Seoul is also HAPPY!

Pharrell Williams – Seoul is also HAPPY!

With the help of my amazing friends, and quite a few total strangers, I just finished filming, editing and uploading a Seoul remake of the Pharrell Williams HAPPY music video. Considering all filming was done on smart phones and the entire video…

YongPyong Resort – A Winter Wonderland

Last weekend my friend Sonja and I headed to Phoenix Park and Yongpyong resort for a mini vacation. It was so good to get away for a few days and the scenery up in the mountains was spectacular. We spent…

SantaCon Seoul 2013

Last weekend myself and about 8 friends from Paju attended SantaCon in Seoul, which is a gathering of 100’s of people all dressed as Santa Claus, his elves and everything in between parading around Seoul’s nightlife district singing Christmas Carols…

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