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December 3, 2013

How to Give Directions in Korea (Taxis)

Street addresses in Korea are super confusing, even to cabbies who spend all day roaming the streets. That’s because street addresses are based on the order […]
October 23, 2013

Need Inspiration? 26 Wise Korean Proverbs to Change Yourself

  Koreans have been educated to live by wise words by their ancestors and teachers. But these wise words are applicable to anyone in the world. […]
April 8, 2013

Make Sure You’re Not Totally Clueless in Korea (눈치, nunchi)!

In Korean, there’s a really useful and common phrase that’s used to describe those really clueless friends you have. And we want to make sure that […]
March 25, 2013

How to Say Your Zipper is Open in Korean!

There’s always that awkward situation where you’re talking with someone but their zipper is open. It can be an awkward topic to bring up in conversation, […]
October 18, 2012

How to “Sound” Korean :D

Every language has sounds that have meanings, and of course Korean does too! So if you're learning Korean and want to "sound" Korean, you can do it without even knowing any new words! Watch this video for some very Korean sounds that will make you sound very, very Korean.
September 3, 2012

6 Must Have iPhone Apps for Living in Korea

This post is an extension of the first post on Must Have Smartphone Apps for Living in Korea. Here are a few more apps to make your life in Korea a bit easier. Unlike the first post, many apps in this post are not free, but like they say in Korea, you should spend all your money on things you don't really need.