Travel Photos of 2013

This year has been an unusually active travel year for me. I was able to make a few trips across the country and spend some time exploring Asia and Europe. Now that we’ve all made it to the end of the year (nearly), I’d like to share some of my favorite photos from the past … Continue reading

The Demilitarized Zone and North Korea

A day trip to the Demilitarized Zone, the world’s most heavily-fortified border, is essential for anyone traveling to South Korea. It was practically the first thing we put on our agenda as we planned our study abroad trip. My preferred tour is operated jointly by the USO and Koridoor, and it’s located in the USO … Continue reading

Visiting the World’s Most Militarized Border

I lived in Seoul, South Korea, from 2009-2010. It’s not a terribly long time to stay in one place, but my experiences there changed my life for the better. For the rest of my days, South Korea, and Seoul in particular, will be a special place for me. I had been hopeful that I might … Continue reading