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July 23, 2014

8 Ways to Make a Good Impression in Korea

If you're traveling to Korea for business or for pleasure, and you are going to meet some Korean people, don't you want to make a good impression? Here are 8 super nice things you can do for your friends in Korea to make a really good first impression that'll last!
April 9, 2014
How Westernized is Korea

Korea Q&A: How Westernized is Korea?

We got a pretty interesting question about how westernized Korea is. Korea’s on the other side of world from Western nations, but just like most places […]
March 5, 2014
Korean Street Fashion Photography via lefas.co.kr

10 Personality Traits about Koreans You Should Know!

Although not everyone can fit so neatly into a list of personality traits, there are definitely some shared by most. Here’s a few we thought are […]
February 24, 2014
bathhouses in korea (때밀이)

Getting Naked & Scrubbed Korean Style (Bathhouses)

If you’re looking for a unique Korean experience, you might want to consider going to a Korean bathhouse. Getting naked and scrubbed down the Korean way […]
November 27, 2013
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25 Ways to be Lucky and Unlucky the Korea Way

Wondering how you can score some luck during your stay in Korea? Here are ways to get lucky and avoid bad luck in Korea!

November 14, 2013
Black face on national television. Shows Korea's lack of exposure/sensitivity to black people.

Understanding Racism in Korea

There's no doubt about it. Every country has its share of crazy racist people. Korea, of course, is no exception. But racism in Korea is sometimes more than just simple, unfound hate. Some of the racism is founded on scars centuries year old, some of it is purely out of fear of the unknown.