Category: World

Traveling to Uganda

Uganda is a nation of many tribes, each with its own unique dances and flavor to experience. Source: afritorial.com

Kangnam university is home to people of various origins. With South Korea so rich in thought and culture, one must wonder what other frontiers there are to explore. Uganda for instance is an East African country, quite similar to South…

First impressions of Korea

When you move to a totally new country one of the first things you notice are the many differences between your culture and the culture of your new home. Bota, Assel, Ulbossyn, Mika, and Aika, students from Kazakhstan attending Kangnam…

What’s with the weather?

The weather has been unusual, to say the least. Consider this past winter, which the Environment Ministry in Kazakhstan declared as one of the most furious of the past 50 years. Kazakhs, however, are not the only ones who have…

Nepal: A new destination for Koreans

The Himalayas of Nepal (SOURCE: Nepal Tourism Board (welcomenepal.com))

Koreans are traveling to Nepal in greater numbers. According to the Nepal Tourism Board, the number of South Koreans who visited Nepal in 2004, 2005, and 2006 were 3189, 5475, and 7,002 respectively. More recently, however, the number has increased…