drinking in korea

February 25, 2014
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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 […]
August 14, 2013
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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
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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!
January 18, 2013
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13 Ways to Save Money in Korea!

Are you traveling in Korea but on a tight budget? Whatever lifestyle you may have, saving money in Korea can be a cinch if you follow […]
February 25, 2012
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Korean Hangover Cures (Food)

If you’re in Korea for an extended period of time, you will undoubtedly end up drinking some of these Korean alcohols. These Korean drinks can get […]