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Spring Blossoms in Keukenhof Gardens

Ever since I was in grade two I've been wanting to visit The Netherlands. I wanted to see tulips and windmills, go to cheese markets and wear clogs and see real delftware and just about everything else we got taught about in our "Around the World'" theme. There really was no doubt that this country… Continue reading Spring Blossoms in Keukenhof Gardens

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Eurotrip Part Three – Gouda, The Netherlands

We are finally on the adventure of our life time (up 'till now)! After resigning from our jobs teaching English in South Korea in February, we are traveling through Europe, visiting Paris, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Poland and Austria. We spent almost a year planning our two month trip to Europe which eventually evolved into… Continue reading Eurotrip Part Three – Gouda, The Netherlands

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Eurotrip Part Three – The Hague and Delft, The Netherlands

We are finally on the adventure of our life time (up 'till now)! After resigning from our jobs teaching English in South Korea in February, we are traveling through Europe, visiting Paris, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Poland and Austria. We spent almost a year planning our two month trip to Europe which eventually evolved into… Continue reading Eurotrip Part Three – The Hague and Delft, The Netherlands

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Eurotrip Part Two – Bruges, Belgium

We are finally on the adventure of our life time (up 'till now)! After resigning from our jobs teaching English in South Korea in February, we are traveling through Europe, visiting Paris, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Poland and Austria. We spent almost a year planning our two month trip to Europe which eventually… Continue reading Eurotrip Part Two – Bruges, Belgium

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Eurotrip Part Two – Ghent, Belgium

We are finally on the adventure of our life time (up 'till now)! After resigning from our jobs teaching English in South Korea in February, we are traveling through Europe, visiting Paris, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Czech Republic, Poland and Austria. We spent almost a year planning our two month trip to Europe which eventually… Continue reading Eurotrip Part Two – Ghent, Belgium

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Eurotrip Part One – Paris

Paris, the city of romance, artists, inspiration and the setting to many a romantic movie. Is it all it's cracked up to be? The answer is an emphatic yes, and no and maybe. It just depends... We are finally on the adventure of our life time (up 'till now)! After resigning from our jobs teaching… Continue reading Eurotrip Part One – Paris

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Ice fishing

It took us almost two years to finally go ice fishing. Considering what a fishing fanatic I am this is actually ridiculous. Each time we planned to go our plans were thwarted by work (the Korean last minute "didn't we tell you about it two months ago-you have training on Saturday") or weather (the -17°C… Continue reading Ice fishing

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Jirisan National Park – A Surprise Winter Wonderland

Jirisan National Park Right at the end of November we planned a trip to Jirisan National Park. We had been before, doing a small hike to Ssangyesa Temple, but this time we went to a different part of the Park, to Nogodan Peak. My co-teacher had recommended it as an easy, yet pretty walk. One… Continue reading Jirisan National Park – A Surprise Winter Wonderland