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Korea

7 articles
10 things you should know before moving to Seoul
4 min read 4 min

Whether you’re drawn in by technology, culture, or by a desire to learn the language, you’ll not be ...

10 reasons to love Seoul
4 min read 4 min

Can you name a city oozing with history, culture, and food—all topped off with a generous helping of...

10 hidden gems in Seoul
4 min read 4 min

With far more to offer visitors than just massive shopping malls and late-night K-Pop karaoke, make ...

Why is the world obsessed with Korea?
3 min read 3 min

Since Gangnam Style took the world by storm in 2012, weird and wonderful news stories about South Ko...

A beginner’s guide to K-pop
3 min read 3 min

I’ve loved K-pop – a genre of popular music originating in South Korea – since high school. My best ...

Overcoming Culture Shock in South Korea
6 min read 6 min

Traveling to another city, state, or even another country can give you a nice dose of culture shock ...

8 reasons to visit Seoul
4 min read 4 min

Seoul is riding a wave of creativity. From fashion to food, architecture to art, the city has become...