The Phantom

    If you have been following this blog for a while, you must know that I love theatre and performances . Earlier this year I watched Wicked, Nanta and enjoyed my 1st concert.Yet there was one production in particular that … Continue reading

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Visiting the other Korea…

Last Saturday Faraaz and I did one  of our famous day trips. This time we went to the DeMilitarized Zone(DMZ).  The DMZ is the no-mans land that separates the two Korea’s–countries that after more than 50 years are still technically … Continue reading

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Laughing on the job

I love my students. I have taught a wide variety of ages, from 5 to 40 years old.  Almost all of them make a conscious effort to talk to me and participate in my lessons which I appreciate wholeheartedly. But … Continue reading

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30 things Korea taught me

As you know (or may not know), this is my second year living in Korea. For many reasons, I have chosen not to renew my contract and thus, will be leaving Korea for good next year. As I begin to … Continue reading

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It’s been a while!

“Sorry I haven’t blogged in a while, but real life has returned.” Ah, real life. That old fiend, in his many masks- work, school, family, friends, relationships…it all piles up, and something has to give. The thought that I haven’t … Continue reading

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And away we go!

Aneesa: It’s been a quiet few days. Just working and studying and getting ready for the forthcoming events. Faraaz has decided to take a break from blogging (blogger’s block?) so for the foreseeable future, I will be writing all blog … Continue reading

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Maroon 5 Magic

Aneesa: A while back I read a blog post about a man who was taking his daughter to a Miley Cyrus concert. What struck me about this blog post was that his daughter’s first concert was also his first concert. … Continue reading

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Fabulous and funny Nanta!

Aneesa: Last Saturday Faraaz and I headed to Seoul to watch some amazing performances. The first of which was Nanta! I have been longing to see this show since last year but for some reason, only really got a chance … Continue reading

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Jeonju: REAL Korea

Aneesa: When I came to Korea and started traveling around South East Asia, I made a pact with myself: I would ensure that I went to all 9 of Korea’s provinces at least once. I didn’t want to be one … Continue reading

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Messing with Masterpieces

Faraaz and Aneesa: Seoul is a city for art lovers. From sculpture gardens to galleries, the city is full of cultural spaces dedicated to all things artsy. Hongdae is a neighbourhood particularly known for its art scene, with many of … Continue reading

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