Tag: south korea

57 hours flying around the world

By With 5 comments

For those who do not know me, my name is Guilherme. Born in Curitiba, living in Berlin and awarded the opportunity to study for a semester in South Korea. Before leaving for the more prosperous Korean side, I decided to visit family and friends in Brazil, and from there I would head east. The biggest…

View More

Home, sweet home!

By With 2 comments

Home, sweet home! What does a place need to have, so that you can call it home? Family? Friends? The feeling of being loved? Infrastructure? Safety? A stable job? A good educational system? All of them together? The answers are really personal and should not be judged. Living abroad sometimes is seen with glamorization glasses…

View More

Life of a Monk

By With 0 comments

Intentionally killing a sentient being is a very serious attitude, and if possible we should avoid ending up with even the smallest, most harmless creatures as lives. By creating such habits of respect, we develop a similar attitude toward everyone else. With this lesson and precept, we were introduced to the Sudeoksa Temple, located in…

View More

Korean BBQ

By With 0 comments

On one hand, there reigns the secret, totalitarist, and the threats of a chubby braggart. On the other hand, consecrated companies, technological advancement and an impressive competitiveness. If you see Korea (at least its southern half) today, you can not imagine that, shortly after World War II, this country, still without division, was one of…

View More