By Leonie On Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Cherry Blossoms

Over the past month I got crazy every time a cherry tree came insight. It’s been a delight to my eyes after this gray winter. I took a lot of pictures and here are the 7 best.  More...

By Leonie On Monday, February 6th, 2012

Seoul the other Korea

Is it even possisble to capture the essence of Seoul?  Does this melting pot of western influences even have an essence? If we want to solve this riddle then the answer would be a story of guards from the old dynasty More...

By Leonie On Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Curiosities in Everyday Life

Since I arrived in Korea there hasn’t been a single day I have not come across something interesting. At fist the most obvious things caught my eye. For example, only old women selling their goods at the markets. More...

By Leonie On Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Merry Friendmas 2011

Skeptical faces, glowing red crosses in the night and ferrylight decorations. That might be the sum up of the pre Christmas time in Yeosu. The contrast between Christmas supplies and lack of anticipation since Christmas More...

By Leonie On Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

10 Things I Hate about Korea – Leo

Honestly there is nothing I hate about this country. But there are for sure some things that make me angry or leave me very irritated. Here they are: 1) STARING The street situation involves a lot of staring. Not More...