English is difficult. Everyone knows that. None more so than the people who have spent their whole lives speaking it. Sometimes this difficulty however rewards us with some of the greatest moments of being lost in translation. As a traveler, one of my most cherished treasures is the sings that Tawny and I encounter as we make our way around the globe. Here are a few of the best from Korea, a land renowned for its ingenious translations.
“Isn’t all sand organic?”
“Actually, this is pretty much perfect.”
“I found this gem on the exterior of a coffee shop. I don’t remember this one from the Peanuts column.”
“C’mon, you know that you’ve always wanted to know what she looked like behind the logo.”
What’s your favorite signs you’ve seen while traveling?