Kiev, Ukraine (Chernobyl): November 2016

Where to even begin…. Two friends of mine and I started planning a trip to Europe months ago but weren’t sure when we would go.  In planning the trip one day I said “do you know what would be crazy?  Let’s go to Chernobyl.”  Surprisingly both friends were on board so when the time came…

Da Nang, Vietnam: November 2016

After Tokyo, the following Thursday Ha Hyeon and I went to Da Nang, Vietnam!  It was Veteran’s Day holiday so it was the perfect excuse to spend a 3 day weekend out of town. This particular adventure starts with boarding the plane – we went through but I guess we got upgraded so they switched…

Phuket, Thailand: July 2016

Off to Thailand! I was definitely excited to visit Thailand as I had never been there before and had been wanting to go for some time.  Having my parents along for the ride just added to the fun! Of course heading to the airport was super simple in Hong Kong, and it makes me jealous…

Bali, Indonesia: February 2016

Yet again, we originally planned to go somewhere else.  This time we planned to go to Palawan in the Philippines but we decided against it because John’s girlfriend, who was going to fly over from Seattle and join us, had been there before.  So when we were brainstorming we were talking about Palawan but when…

I Flew Upstairs

“Upstairs” As seen in my last post I got a lounge voucher for Asiana’s lounge in the International Terminal.  I would also like to say that it’s cold enough outside that you need to wear heavy clothing but it gets warmer as you’re inside, and by the time I entered the lounge and sat down…