Fascination with South Korea has spread all over Asia. Singaporeans queue every time a Korean brand opens a store in its shores and they religiously follow K-Pop and lifestyle trends. The country is one of the most connected in the world and it has certainly developed a technological culture of its own with local services replacing Whatsapp, Google and the like. Looking back in time, its rich past provides insights into the local psyche. Food and cosmetic surgery seem to be at opposite ends of the country’s obsession, as is 24h shopping malls and massage centers. Work hard, play hard has a whole new meaning in South Korea, one that can only be experienced if you spend time there long enough.
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Read all about safety in South Korea from transportation to scams to traveling solo. This is an extensive guide to South Korea travel safety.
Here are 40+ insider South Korea travel tips from a long term expat to make your trip so much easier & more convenient.
Looking for some travel advice for your holiday in Seoul? Here are 10 things you didn’t know about traveling to South Korea you need to know!
Find out what winter in Korea is really like from a long term expat. Discover some tips & tricks to make your Korean winter visit perfect.
Get a local’s Seoul itinerary for 2, 4 or one week in Seoul. Find the best tourist spots & hidden places around the capital of South Korea.
Celebrate some amazing South Korean festivals throughout the entire year. See where to go & how to get there during all 4 seasons.
From 30min journeys to 3 hours, there are many amazing day trips from Seoul to check out. Explore where to go in South Korea from the capital
This is the ultimate guide of things to do in Seoul, for tourists, travelers and Kpop fans. The information comes from an expat’s perspective, so there are insider tips and tricks with attractions and must visit places.
Your guide to the most delicious Korean food to try. Learn all about the different types of food in South Korea from side dishes to main courses to desserts
Here are some unique, fun and interesting facts on South Korea that may entice you to visit the country. Find well researched Korea facts in this post.
This is an in-depth article on the layout of Seoul, so it is easier for you to choose where to stay in Seoul. With a neighbourhood guide, maps and a list of the best luxury hotels in Seoul.
If you live in Asia you will be familiar with Korea’s cultural explosion, or Hallyu (the Korean Wave), outside of its borders. From the K-Pop craze to the cosmetics revolution…