Why we started this blog

We started this blog to keep a record of our thoughts, feelings, and anything to do with moving back home. After living in South Korea for the past 9 years it's finally time to move back home to New Zealand. A lot has changed since then and it's a whole new unknown moving back home … Continue reading Why we started this blog

We cancelled our trip to America…thanks Covid 19…What’s next for us

We were set to leave on Monday but with the closure of borders and flights being cancelled around the world we thought it might be best for us not to go to America, especially because their cases of Covid 19 seem to be spiking through the roof. It wasn't an easy choice as we wanted … Continue reading We cancelled our trip to America…thanks Covid 19…What’s next for us

Travel Insurance – A must for any traveller these days…But which one to go for?

So we are about 12 days out from our departure date and counting, and with all the craziness going on around us we gotta make sure that we are insured for all things, travel and health, and so that's where I'm at today. Trying to figure out what to look for, policies and what not. … Continue reading Travel Insurance – A must for any traveller these days…But which one to go for?

Konkuk University Station Food Adventures – Happiness Dessert (Douhua) , Chinese Bakery( Cong You Bing), Malatang and Xialongbaos

Every now and then we hit up Konkuk University area either for some Chinese food, or to grab a beer at the amazing brewery tap house. This time round it was for the food, we were planning to meet our friends around 6:30pm and so we were a bit early so we decided to check … Continue reading Konkuk University Station Food Adventures – Happiness Dessert (Douhua) , Chinese Bakery( Cong You Bing), Malatang and Xialongbaos

Next Level Avocado Kimbap & Noodles with Perilla Seed (들깨된장)@ 약선김밥 (Korean Healthy Food) @Sinseol-dong Station

Found a spot to eat on instagram but forgot to check the hours of operation and it ended up being closed Mondays zzz lol So we decided to just keep walking down that same street to find something else to eat, and I'm glad we did because we stumbled across an old lady running a … Continue reading Next Level Avocado Kimbap & Noodles with Perilla Seed (들깨된장)@ 약선김밥 (Korean Healthy Food) @Sinseol-dong Station

일미집 in Huam-dong for some delicious Kamjatang/감자탕 perfect for these cold winter days

Winter is here and that means more 감자탕/Kamjatang, which is always awesome in my books! We're lucky enough to live about 10 minutes from 일미집, in the past this place was on tv and so the wait times were pretty crazy like 40 minutes plus, these days it seems the crowds have died out again … Continue reading 일미집 in Huam-dong for some delicious Kamjatang/감자탕 perfect for these cold winter days

Afuri Ramen (Tokyo) known for its signature Ramen with yuzu that they splash in their chicken broth and use for garnish too

Named after a mountain—Mt. AFURI, on the east edge of the Tanzawa mountains in Kanagawa prefecture. Afuri Ramen came up frequently when I was searching for somewhere to eat ramen. It just so happened that it was also in the station that we were shopping at on our last day in Tokyo. So after shopping … Continue reading Afuri Ramen (Tokyo) known for its signature Ramen with yuzu that they splash in their chicken broth and use for garnish too