alcohol

February 25, 2014
QA10 - Drinking Partying Ajummas with Piercings

Korea Q&A: Partying Drinking Ajummas with Piercings

Questions include: Why do Koreans like drinking so much? At what age is one considered an ajumma? Are non-ear piercings common in Korea? What’s it like to throw a party […]
September 4, 2013
Glam's Facebook

10 Foreigner Bars in Seoul to Drink and Make Friends

If you’ve ever been to a Korean style bar, you know it’s not too easy to meet new people. Everyone is there with friends, and bar […]
August 14, 2013
postfiles1.naver

Drinking Culture in South Korea and Why it’s Important

Drinking is a big part of Korean culture, and it seems like everyone in Korea drinks. It's so omnipresent, that sometimes it can feel more like it's part of your job! Why exactly is this? Well, let’s find out! (Plus tips on how to refuse.)
July 8, 2013
4520217537_6f094eedff_b copy

Guide to the Most Popular Korean Alcohol

Korean alcohol is truly a beast unto itself. Because Korea is such an isolated country, the populace came up with some very creative ways to get their drink on. It can be a little intimidating see all of these intensely foreign liquors when approaching the fridge of your local convenience store, so here’s a guide to the liquors you’re most likely to encounter!
August 30, 2012
korean drinking etiquette - feature post

Korean Drinking Etiquette: Follow These Rules So You’re Not Rude!

Korean drinking culture can be very complicated to some people new to Korea. But drinking with others is more than just getting drunk, it's about conveying respect! So if you're going to be drinking in Korea, be sure to watch this video with all the dos and donts of Korean drinking culture!
May 22, 2012
308051214_08813c3ccd

Save Money and Get Wasted! – Free Alcohol Refill Joints in Seoul

If you're traveling to Korea and looking for some bars in Seoul, there’s plenty to choose from. But we’re all trying to save a bit of cash, right? Find out where to go in Seoul for free refills on alcohol so you can get wasted the cheapest way possible!