May 29, 2020

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park: Born of Fire, Born of the Sea

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Geologically speaking, Hawaii is one of the most fascinating places in the world. It is living, breathing, and changing every day. The Big Island’s land area has grown after the recent eruption in […]
May 26, 2020

How Are You Doing? Me? I Am Not Doing Okay.

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)This is such a strange world to be living in, isn’t it?   There has never been a better time than the present to check in with each other. How are you doing? […]
May 11, 2020

When Whales and Humans Talk: Fall Whaling in Utqiagvik, Alaska

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Some experiences are so powerful that they take a long time to process. Witnessing whaling in Utqiagvik was like that for me. I traveled to Utqiagvik, Alaska (formerly known as Barrow), the northernmost […]

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Jiyeon Juno Kim

storyteller: writer, photographer.

Juno Kim is the voice of South Korea’s best travel blog Runaway Juno. Juno is a prolific travel blogger, social media strategist, an award-winning visual storyteller. Originally hailing from Seoul, South Korea, Juno set off for the wider world to pursue her passion for international travel and storytelling. Since leaving her engineering job, she has been working as a digital nomad through more than 50 countries for last five years and opened several photo exhibitions. With her insight on independent travel, she founded UnquoteTravel.com with her two partners.

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My Last Location

Seoul, Korea

Currently I am here!

Anchorage, Alaskal

My Next Stop

Alaska

 
 
 

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May 29, 2020

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park: Born of Fire, Born of the Sea

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Geologically speaking, Hawaii is one of the most fascinating places in the world. It is living, breathing, and changing every day. The Big Island’s land area has grown after the recent eruption in […]
May 11, 2020

When Whales and Humans Talk: Fall Whaling in Utqiagvik, Alaska

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Some experiences are so powerful that they take a long time to process. Witnessing whaling in Utqiagvik was like that for me. I traveled to Utqiagvik, Alaska (formerly known as Barrow), the northernmost […]
October 18, 2017

Anchorage is a Northern Lights Destination

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Last week, we drove outside of Anchorage downtown to catch the northern lights. It was supposed to be Kp 4 that night. The Kp number is a system of measuring aurora strength. It […]
August 4, 2017
Kol Ukok Kyrgyzstan

Best of Kyrgyzstan in Photos (Part 1): You Have to See It to Believe It

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)The beauty of Kyrgyzstan, you just have to see it to believe it. Kyrgyzstan, country of nomads and snow leopards is such a picturesque destination. The land, people, wildlife, mountains, and lakes, together […]

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May 29, 2020

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park: Born of Fire, Born of the Sea

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Geologically speaking, Hawaii is one of the most fascinating places in the world. It is living, breathing, and changing every day. The Big Island’s land area has grown after the recent eruption in […]
May 11, 2020

When Whales and Humans Talk: Fall Whaling in Utqiagvik, Alaska

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Some experiences are so powerful that they take a long time to process. Witnessing whaling in Utqiagvik was like that for me. I traveled to Utqiagvik, Alaska (formerly known as Barrow), the northernmost […]
October 18, 2017

Anchorage is a Northern Lights Destination

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Last week, we drove outside of Anchorage downtown to catch the northern lights. It was supposed to be Kp 4 that night. The Kp number is a system of measuring aurora strength. It […]
August 9, 2017

Things You Didn’t Know about Mongolia

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)I’m back from Mongolia! And this is what I’ve learned. For 12 days, I traveled in Mongolia for the first time. I was a bit tired from 12 days of adventures in Kyrgyzstan […]
August 4, 2017
Kol Ukok Kyrgyzstan

Best of Kyrgyzstan in Photos (Part 1): You Have to See It to Believe It

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)The beauty of Kyrgyzstan, you just have to see it to believe it. Kyrgyzstan, country of nomads and snow leopards is such a picturesque destination. The land, people, wildlife, mountains, and lakes, together […]
July 30, 2017

All American Summer Vacation Spots: the East Coast

This post is also available in: 한국어 (Korean)Sipping light beer under a parasol on a beach, playing games on a boardwalk, grilling burgers and hotdogs: that’s my image of an all-American summer vacation. Summer is a special time in the […]
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