What No One Tells You About Leaving South Korea

I’ve been back in England for just over three months now, which means it has been three months since I last drank soju, smelled dried squid in a movie theatre, or was referred to as “Stacey Teach-uhh.”

In many ways, it’s wonderful to be home. In other ways, I feel cheated – there are a few things nobody warned me about before I left the land of the morning calm for the land of home comforts. So that my ignorance can be of benefit to others, here are the things no one tells you about leaving South Korea. Continue reading