Linda Goes East

Korea

Korea – A Foodie’s Paradise

Korean cuisine is famous all over the world and seems to be quite “in” at the moment as you can see it being featured in many “Asian fusion” restaurants in major cities around the globe. However, it’s still not quite that common and easy to find in the West, especially where there isn’t a large […] Read more…

How To Settle Into South Korea Much Easier

Since I’m a newbie in Korea, I am thankful for all the awesome pieces of advice I received from fellow bloggers and friends living here in Korea. It’s a wonderful country and I’m enjoying my new life here every day but I’m still in the “settling in” phase. I’ve asked some fellow Korea bloggers about […] Read more…

My First Month in Korea

Yes, it’s already been 1 month since I moved to Cheongju in South Korea and started working as an English teacher. Time really flies and I’ve slowly adjusted to my new life here. There are days when everything seems “same old same old” but the next day, I’m discovering things I’ve never seen before. It’s […] Read more…

How To Land a Top ESL Position in Korea

Moving to Korea is the biggest highlight for me this year. Mostly because it’s going to be a huge change in my life and in the relationship with Jeongsu. We’ve been in a long-distance relationship for over 1 year and it was starting to get onto us. Therefore, I decided to try my luck and find […] Read more…

Moving To Another Country In 5 Steps

I am finally making the next big step and move to South Korea to be with my Korean fiancé Jeongsu. We got engaged in December 2014 and are ready to make an end to our long-distance relationship. However, there’s a lot of stress and money involved moving from one country to another. However, I did a lot of […] Read more…

5 Reasons You Should Start Drinking Matcha

Have you ever had a “Matcha Latte”? They are super delicious green drinks but what exactly is “matcha”? The answer might astonish you! I’ve started drinking matcha on a daily basis and noticed some positive changes to my body. There are endless advantages of matcha over other beverages such as coffee or regular tea! What […] Read more…

Photo Friday: On Top Of Busan

This is the second post for my new “Photo Friday” series! I will be posting one of my favorite shots that I took during travels or living abroad or from my home! Photography is a passion of mine and I also want to share the beautiful moments of life with you! This photo was taken in […] Read more…

3 Must-Try Goodies At Caffe Bene

 If you live in Korea, Caffe Bene is an essential part of your life. I’ve been hooked ever since I visited Korea for the first time and enjoy a yummy beverage at one of their cafes on a weekly basis.This Korean coffehouse brand is popular among young people all over Asia and has well over 760 outlets […] Read more…