Tam Tran

Hey, my name is Tam Tran, soon 24 years old and I am second year student of Information and Communications Technology at JAMK, University of Applied Sciences. Right now i’m thinking about to specialise in programming and computer security. My hobbies are airsoft and pc-gaming. Other things that interest me is cars and food.

Field trip pt. 2

After I finished my meal, I went to take some pictures from the market. It was so cold my hands/fingers were freezing and it was so crowded I didn’t take many pictures, but here few shots. If you didn’t spent all the coins you change, you can refund them for cash, but the line is…

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Orientation pt. 2 and field trip

In the monday morning I went to Lotte mart with my friend to buy some groceries, because I heard that next day is a holiday, Korean Independence day. Weather was really cold ! I think it feels colder than Finland at the moment. When we got to the Lotte Mart it was still closed. I…

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Week is about to end

Sunday, I was chilling in my room and friend of mine hit me up with the message “Wanna go eat lunch” so we went to eat lunch at Food Mom. We ordered somekind of soup. There was egg scramble, rice cake and few dumblings. After that we went to Ajou street and did some exploring….

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Continuing from previous

Next day we to Suwon station by taxi (6000-7000won from Ajou Street). There is actually free bus shuttle from Ajou University to Suwon station, but I think it wasn’t available at that time. Suwon station is a big building including train station and big shopping mall named AK Plaza. AK Plaza is quite expensive place…

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Summary

I’m trying to capture all the things into few post now, because I’m starting to forget them. After few days here, I met a lot of other exchange students, it is really interesting experience and sometimes bit challenging, reason for that is almost everyone have their own way to speak English. Also I’m trying to…

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First day in this town

After I moved in and explore the dormitory, I decided to grab something to eat. We went to food library with my friend. From the three cafeterias, I think it’s the best cafeteria in this University. I don’t know the name of this dish, but it was the best thing ever for a while. Really…

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From Incheon to Suwon pt.2

When we arrived to the new dormitory, I was quite impressed. It was build last year, so students has live there for two semester, so everything is clean and working. Everything is also high-tech door code and gates etc. Security cameras are also everywhere. First when we got through the front door, we had to…

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From Incheon to Suwon

Okay, so about my last post. After talking a while in skype, I decided to get something to eat before going to sleep. There was a lot of restaurants near by, but I didn’t want to go far so I just took the first restaurant that was busy. It’s usually a good sign. It took…

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From Jyväskylä to Seoul

I spent the weekend at my parents. They wanted to spend couple of days with me, before leaving, so I drove to Järvenpää on Friday evening. Järvenpää is where my parents live and I used to live. I really like it even thought it’s kinda small city, but it’s close to everything I need. Monday…

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Last preparations

Last week all the exchange students had to pick their courses. The system didn’t work at all, it was horrible to use Ajou’s course registration website. I had to use 3 different browsers to get it done and on top of that, I didn’t get any of the courses I wanted to take. Well okay…

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