Korea, like Japan, has long been known as a homogenous society, one with a strict sense of national identity and little ethnic diversity. However, you might be surprised to know that there are actually quite a lot of foreigners in Korea. But how many foreigners in Korea are there?
What was COVID-19 life for you? Did you suffer through lockdowns, constant fear and confusion, or was life pretty much the same as normal? My life in Korea during COVID-19 wasn't really any of those things. Instead, it's become something else.
Every November 11th, Koreans up and down the country indulge in the most delicious, chocolatey holiday in Korea. That’s because November 11th is Pepero Day in Korea - a day when Koreans (and I) indulge in chocolate-covered sticks that (apparently) make you slim.
Want to learn how and why English is often mistranslated into Konglish? Need a good laugh? Then these 70 funny Korean signs will give you a quick giggle and offer some interesting insights into the weird and wonderful world of Korean translations.
Do you know what the tastiest traditional Korean dishes are? You might be think of Korean BBQ, or maybe kimchi and ramyeon. These are just the tip of a culinary iceberg that covers a wide range of dining options for all travellers.
All of the best tips to help you stay cool and have fun during the hot, hot, hot summer in Seoul. From awesome places to escape the heat, to ways to stay safe and cool, there's loads of great tips to help you survive the Korean summer.
If you're planning to make the excellent choice to move to Korea one day, then you've probably asked yourself this question. Do you actually need to actually learn Korean to live in Korea? Can you survive day-to-day without being able to speak what is, arguably, a very different language to many other languages in the world.
How much do you know about South Korea beyond K-Pop, BBQ, and the odd conflict with North Korea? Korea is a diverse country with a rich history and deep culture that has grown to become a must-see destination. With these 50 South Korean culture facts you'll gain amazing insights into the culture of Korea, the Korean people, life in Korea, food, history, traditions, and lots more.
Want to know what it's like expat life in Korea? Find out all the challenges and opportunities, the highs and the lows, of living in Korea as an expat right here. This honest review of Korean expat life will give you real insights into life in Korea.
Dreaming of romantic days with your favourite Korean idol? Looking for love in the Land of Morning Calm? Started dating in Korea already? Well you should definitely read this Korean dating advice for expats before declaring your first 'sarang-hae' to your Korean partner.