Home Korea Life

Korea Life

Valentine: What is Love? We asked Korean Kids the Meaning of Love

t’s that time of the year again. February 14th, a day of love. We thought about writing on how Koreans celebrate Valentine but we quickly learnt there is nothing unique about how Koreans celebrate love and Valentine. Then we turned to kids, the cutest and most innocent creatures on earth. We wanted to get their […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

Korea Life: What Do Koreans Think of Kim Jong Un and North Korea

“Pyongyang will reach the final preparation stages for test-firing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICMB)”, said Kim Jong Un, the leader and dictator of North Korea, on his New Year’s public address. Inevitably, a statement like that is bound to cause worry for the rest of the world. The United States outgoing Defence Secretary Ashton Carter […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

End of Year: 2016’s Biggest South Korea News & Events

fter the news of President Park Geun-Hye’s scandal broke, it has become the most talked about news event in Korea TV, and for good reasons, too. With court delegations still out, president Park could become the first President in Korea’s history to be removed from office. But what were other important news events of the […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

Korea Life: 13 Korean Stereotypes – True or False? You Decide

1. Koreans eat Kimchi every day Arguably one of the most, if not the most famous stereotype of all Korean stereotypes. With kimchi being the most famous Korean food (or side dish, depending on who you ask), you truly cannot get Koreanized unless you’ve tried kimchi at least once. No true Korean food, regardless of […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

Korea Life: Best Chatting and Social Media apps in Korea

t’s not hard to imagine getting bored or even lonely as a foreigner living abroad. With major social media apps today, some of these apps may be unknown to the foreigners’ community in Korea. There are Korean social media apps to meet people, make friends, socialize, exchange language and culture and even date in Korea. […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

Koreanized : Best and Most Effective Korean Hashtags On Instagram

nstagram or hashtags needs no explanation. According to Facebook Korea, in 2015, Instagram users in Korea grew at a rapid pace, so rapid it grew at the fastest pace worldwide. That tells you everything you need to know about Instagram in Korea and how huge it has become. The importance of adding the right Korean […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events