Conor Purcell Travel Articles

 
Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea
Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea - Along with thousands of other unqualified drifters, Conor Purcell is teaching English in North East Asia.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #13: Korea Recap – South Korea
South Korea has been in the news recently with regards to the war in Iraq, with one of her citizens being kidnapped and killed. Conor Purcell observes the reaction.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #12: Magnum PI – Philippines
The Philippines is not a place for the faint hearted. But Conor Purcell believes an open mind will reward you with one of the most intriguing countries in Asia.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #11: Office Space – South Korea
Conor Purcell left the twilight zone of the Korean classroom for the altogether more civilised office space. He should have known better.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #10: Anarchy in the R.O.K – South Korea
More shocking to Conor Purcell than the car accident he was in, or the rape he witnessed, was the Korean reaction both these events.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #9: Last Exit to Bucheon – South Korea
Conor's dismissal from the English school was a blessing in disguise and he offers his advice to incoming ESL teachers to avoid some of the traps he found.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #8: Provincialism – South Korea
Anti-American sentiment may be high in Korea at the moment, but Conor doesn't think that should put anyone off from coming over to teach.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #7: Pattaya, Thailand – Pattaya, Thailand
Conor likens Pattaya to Florida on viagara after spending one night in the sex capital of Asia.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #6: Dynamic Korea? – South Korea
Korea would like to be portrayed as a dynamic, progressive country. Judging by their television content, Conor thinks they need to just grow up.
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Seoul Man: 12 Months in Korea – #5: How to Survive Korea – South Korea
Following Conor's pointers on staying sane will help get you through your Korean adventure in one piece.
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