5 Romantic Korean Marriage Proposals – Seoulistic

5 Romantic Korean Marriage Proposals

(Photo credit: Albert Cheung)

Marriage proposals around the world are getting more and more elaborate as everyone tries to one up each other. Korea is no different. If you’ve ever watched a Korean drama or listened to the lyrics of a Korean ballad, then you know Koreans have an inclination for the dramatic. And what else could be more dramatic than a marriage proposal? See what these Korean boyfriends will do to get their girls to be their lawfully wedded wives.


Flashmob Proposal

This has been done before. But has it been done in Korea? Not likely.


A Magicians Proposal

Magicians always have an upper-hand on the rest of society, don’t they?

Movie Theater Proposal

Did she end up watching the movie?


Incheon Airport Mascots Proposal

Here’s a tip for you men out there: Disney + Shabby breakdancing + Incheon Airport = Marriage.
[Actual proposal starts at 1:40]


Elevator Proposal

Not too many guys have to sweat this much to get a ‘yes.’
[Actual proposal starts at 1:17]



Although this isn’t a marriage proposal, here’s a bonus Korean high school boy asking out a girl. Brought to you by the romantic folks at febreeze.

Keith Kim is a Korean-American who has been living in Korea for almost a decade. Being in a unique position as both a Korean and a non-Korean, he's put all his experience and knowledge for surviving in Korea in Survival Korean . Read it to learn how you can survive in Korea. Follow him on Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.


  1. Vera says:

    I loved these! My favorite was the elevator one. How cute! I didn’t really understand the whole airport one…it took a looong time. The Febreeze felt like it was straight out of a KDrama haha. Thanks for the videos – I love your site!

  2. Keith says:

    I liked the elevator too, he’s so sweaty! haha

  3. Euge says:


  4. Danae says:

    awww!!! so cute!!!

  5. veera says:

    Whereas Brahmins are working as priests at the Lord’s Consort Bhramaraambika and there priests of Veera Saiva community have no role to play.

    Sri Sailam is one of the 12 Jyotir Linga Kshetrams of Lord Shiva, situated in Andhra Pradesh.

  6. Eyvonne says:

    Your comment…i’m Eyvonne from Sri Lanka.I’m an art teacher at international college. I’m finding a good,honest and educated Korean person for marry.

  7. Hana says:

    haha My favourite is the elevator scene. The poor guy 🙂

    My (Korean) boyfriend proposed to me a few days ago too. It was a total surprise to me. I think he really nailed it, but that’s just my personal opinion. I hate public proposals and would opt for a more intimate private setting any day. 🙂


    I feel old all of a sudden. Le Sigh. lol

    Best wishes for 2014!!!!

  8. lahiru chathuranga says:

    i like u

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