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Thank you for the Liebster Award! Please send the prize money to my account now.

This is the first award I’ve won since minor league baseball when I took home the most improved award for the male, 10-11, over 200lbs division. Ah… I feel so proud right now. Thank you so much to Kang Ju-won! He writes an amazing blog called K-Law Guru, which focuses on everything from Korean law […]

Please welcome our new foodie to derekvsLP!

Well, after much searching, we finally found a new foodie for our blog. He’s pretty young, but has a lot of potential! Well, at least when he develops basic motor skills.

10 Things About Living Abroad: No Turning Back

A great article about living abroad and seeing the world!

Welcome to Derek Versus Lonely Planet

Greetings Gentle Reader, My name is Derek. I’ve been living abroad for the last four years, pounding English into the heads of enthusiastic Korean children. Over the course of four years, I have had  life changing events, seen some amazing sights, met some amazing friends and of course, tasted some amazing food. I’m hoping to […]