Alien's Day Out

March 2, 2012
by Mipa
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Lock it up and throw away the key

Yesterday was a holiday in Korea. It doesn’t make much difference for me since I’m pretty much the boss of my schedule these days, but at least other people got the day off to hang out~ :) I had lunch … Continue reading

October 24, 2011
by Mipa
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Songnisan in the Fall

For the past 2 years or so, my parents have been wanting to visit Mt. Songni-san in the fall because it’s pretty famous for its beautiful autumn colors. However, we were always either too busy or we missed the peak … Continue reading

September 23, 2011
by Mipa
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Takin’ it easy in the countryside

This past week, Bunny and I were alone in Cheonan holding down the fort while my parents were away at a conference. Save for a day trip up to Seoul, I spent most of my week here in the countryside … Continue reading

July 4, 2011
by Mipa
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Flying vegan with Air France!

I didn’t realize that I’d have such bad jet-lag when I got back, but I’ve been feeling really exhausted! I think the Korean summer humidity is also getting to me… Anyway, before I forget, I must blog about the vegan … Continue reading

June 27, 2011
by Mipa
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Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 5)

Last Sunday, taking a cue from the Vegan Paris blog, I hit up the Raspail Organic Market that is held every Sunday. The fresh fruits and vegetable stalls were so diverse and vibrant, but also very expensive. I honestly can’t … Continue reading

June 26, 2011
by Mipa
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Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 4)

Now that my sister has left, it’s just me as a solo traveler. I thought I would feel depressed and lonely after my sister took off, but there are really so many exciting things to do and see that I’m … Continue reading

June 25, 2011
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Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 3)

My sister’s final day of her vacation has already come and gone. For her last day here, she wanted to see the Musee d’Orsay, but it was unexpectedly closed. We actually tried earlier in the week too and waited in … Continue reading

June 23, 2011
by Mipa
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Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 2)

Warning: this is gonna be a looooong post with tons of touristy photos that you might find rather boring, but there are also some photos of yummy vegan eats dispersed throughout, so I hope you’ll stick around! Well, I’ve been … Continue reading

June 21, 2011
by Mipa
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Alien’s day out in Holland

Well, I’m back in Paris now, after a glorious weekend in the Netherlands! This past weekend, my sister and I were reunited with several friends from our old boarding school in Ivory Coast. Here’s the whole gang: Jacqueline (Holland), me … Continue reading

June 19, 2011
by Mipa
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Alien’s day out in Paris (Pt 1)

My first few days in Europe have been so awesome, I’m already tempted to pack up and move here! Upon arriving in Paris on Friday, my sister and I checked into our hotel and dumped our bags before heading back … Continue reading