A Long Way from Tipperary is a blog by Shauna Browne that will share her experience as an Irish expat in Korea with those in Ireland, in Seoul, and around the world.

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Selling a car in Korea- All you need to know

It’s all well and good to find a buyer for your car, but where do you actually go to transfer ownership and so on? That’s what I asked […]

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Meeting Marcy Katz

The internet is a funny sort of place. You can meet all sorts of people on the internet and it’s made the world a smaller place. Two years […]

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ONDA Salmon- a review.

ONDA Salmon – a review If I had a tonne of money, I’d eat salmon every day. Unfortunately, I don’t so when my friend suggested we should try a […]

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Myanmar- the country time forgot.

Myanmar has been on my bucket since forever and when the opportunity to take a tour there came up, I took it. I’ve never taken an organised tour […]

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Registering for a race in Korea.

I LOVE doing races in Korea but registration is usually in Korean so I thought I’d do a blog with some vocabulary and instructions.   1. First, decided […]

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Top 5 things to do in Jeju

Jeju is the perfect weekend get away if you’re looking for a break from the main land. Just a 50 minute flight from Gimpo, return tickets can be […]

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5 things I learned from 5 years in Korea

It’s been five years since I first stepped off the plane in Incheon but in reality, I can recall the details of that day like it were yesterday. […]

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Moving apartment in Korea.

In the five years I’ve been in Korea, I’ve only moved twice. The first time was to a bigger apartment just down the street but this time I […]

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Ilsan Lake Park

Ilsan is undoubtedly becoming a very popular place. Recent construction has seen the arrival of One Mount, MVL, Aqua Planet and lots of new apartments to deal with the increased population. It’s […]

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Left Coast Burger, Itaewon- A review

When I heard we would be dining at a burger joint, I had my doubts. I mean a burger is a burger, right? With an ideally convenient location and a […]

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