Chateau de Versailles

A visit to Chateau de Versailles or Palace of Versailles is a must when visiting France. It is a 30 minute train ride away from Paris and lies on the outskirts of the neighbourhood of Versailles. The palace is a treasure trove that houses the very finest and best of French history, art, architecture and…

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Boulders Beach

Boulder’s is one of my favourite beaches and one of Cape Town’s most visited on the peninsula. It’s not hard to see why, as it is home to a colony of African jack-ass penguins who live off Southern Africa’s shores. I know that the penguins colony once extended all the way up to Robben Island,…

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10 Realities about Teaching ESL in Korea

Whether you have applied for an ESL job independently or went through an agency, moving to a new country completely foreign to you is going to require patience. Especially, if it’s your first time and don’t know the language and customs. Korea will require a lot of patience and flexibility on your part, especially in…

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10 Arrival Tips for coming to South Korea

Ok so you have all you necessary documents and have landed a job in South Korea! The school has sent a confirmation email after your phone interview and you are sent your flight details. You are ready to go.

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Applying for an ESL job in Korea as a South African

Many people ask me for advice and help on how to get an ESL job in South Korea. I have been putting this post off long enough, so I’m going to give you on what to prepare and know before embarking on this adventure.

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