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An American Abroad

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added on 04/04/2014 by: USA_Abroad
I'm Laura, an American expat who has just begun a new adventure in South Korea. After a few years living in New Zealand and Australia, I thought it was time to head somewhere completely new! This blog is a collection of my stories not only of my travels and expedriences, but of my life as I try to figure out how to live a happy and fulfilling life.
 tags: Fashion, Food, healthy living, Running, Travels
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Month Three on the Road  Posted on 07/11/2015
The time is passing faster with every new day. I cannot believe three months have come and gone since we quit our jobs and started this whole shabang. Stats Countries Visited: 2 Baguettes Eaten: 43 Days since I last cooked The post Month...
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The Ultimate Guide to Craft Beer in Seoul  Posted on 07/02/2015
I must admit, when we first came to Korea I didn’t have high expectations on the beer front. After living in Australia, where craft beer is making huge waves, then spending some time in the home of beer in the The post The Ultimate...
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Month Two on the Road  Posted on 06/10/2015
If its possible, this month has gone even faster than the first. We’ve spent more time in fewer places, slowing our travel pace slightly, but still packing our days full. Stats Countries Visited: 2 Long Distance Buses Taken: 9 Number...
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Expat Diaries with Christine of The Traveloguer  Posted on 06/05/2015
Welcome to the Expat Diaries, a series where each week I interview a fellow expat, pick their brains and find out the juicy details of what brought them abroad and what’s keeping them there. I love living in new cities, The post...
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The 52 Book Challenge: April and May  Posted on 06/02/2015
Things have gone slightly awry these last two months. I always have this idea that traveling means I have loads of free time to laze around and read for hours on end. I thought during the first few weeks of The post The 52 Book Challenge:...
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An Ode to Dalk Galbi (닭갈비)  Posted on 05/19/2015
It’s raining outside, it’s cold, the wind is blowing in from Siberia. I am chilled to the bone. I walk into the steamy restaurant, you can’t even see through the windows it’s so fogged up inside. I am instantly...
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Expat Diaries with Izzy of Let’s Go Somewhere  Posted on 05/15/2015
Welcome to the Expat Diaries, a series where each week I interview a fellow expat, pick their brains and find out the juicy details of what brought them abroad and what’s keeping them there. I love living in new cities, The post...
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Month One on the Road  Posted on 05/11/2015
Time seems so warped on the road. The last thirty days have been packed with more than I can process sometimes. It seems impossible that only 30 days ago we were saying goodbye to our students, to our apartment, to The post Month One on...
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20 Korean Foods (and Drinks) You Need to Try  Posted on 05/05/2015
Korean food. What can I say? I’ve fallen hard for it. It’s the spice, the complexity of each dish and yet it’s simplicity. Often my favorite dishes contain only a few ingredients, but they are...
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 Comments

  • wildheartlaura
    wildheartlaura 14 July 2015 15:37:06

    I'm also in Korea! It would be great to connect our blogs!

  • diverdown2k
    diverdown2k 03 November 2014 11:58:39

    I am an American living and working in Korea. Drop me a line.

  • jenal
    jenal 07 April 2014 11:53:09

    I like it.

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