Don't We Look Alike?

[Guest blogger Kasey Buecheler was born in Sam Cheon Po, South Korea, and was adopted into an American family at 3 months old.  She is a recent graduate from the University at Buffalo with a double major in Dance and Asian Studies as well as a Korean minor.   This piece is the first in a series describing her experiences living in Korea as a college student.]

My name is Kasey Buecheler, and I am a 21-year-old Korean adoptee. I have been back to South Korea four times, and have learned a lot about the culture, lifestyle, and people from my experiences overseas. Many adoptees that I know go back to Korea the first time on some sort of homeland tour set up especially for adopted children. These kinds of trips can be great because they set destinations for the adoptees who may not know Korea that well, and are a good price. They travel…

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