I'm an avid traveler and long time expat. I've called South Korea home for the past 14 years. You can also find me in Chiang Mai, Thailand, for at least 2 months every year. I also adore Europe, and travel there whenever time and budget permits. Recent European adventures have included Spain, Prague, and Budapest. I still keep up on what is happening in my home town of Halifax, Nova Scotia. I try and get back at least one a year. I'm an avid amateur photographer, and foodie.
I would consider Seoul. The country has a fantastic transportation system. The airport is world class, and you can fly to anywhere from Seoul. Korea is not the easiest place to live. However, I lived there for 17 years and it worked... See More
I live in Korea, and always find it to be expensive for flying out. Seoul is a major and hub, and can be expensive to fly from. Also, you are traveling at the same time that many Korean's are on school break, plus there are major holidays during... See More
Chiang Mai: great food at the Sunday Chiang Mai Walking Street in the old city. My favorite area is just off the main street. I think it's the right after the little shopping mall. I've had some great noodles there, and someone... See More
I've been to Japan several times. As someone else has said, you can eat fairly cheaply. Budget Accommodation is more expensive than South East Asia. However, you can find cheap dorm beds. Although, I generally did not stay in dorms, I often had... See More
Hi Anita. I have lived in South Korea for the past 14 years. It will be hot here at the end of June. We've had some days of +30 already this year. The Great Wall of China and Thailand will also be hot.... See More