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광복절 – Korea’s Independence day: 10 Facts You Need to Know

n this day 72 years ago, Korea gained independence from Japan and was liberated. 광복절, pronounced Gwangbokjeol, which literally translates to the day light returned, i.e liberation day, means a lot to Koreans all over the world and it’s wildly celebrated as the day Korea freed itself from the clutches of Japan’s rule. Even though independence was […]

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

Koreanized: Best Korean Instagram Hashtags For Likes – Part II

Sponsored ad uite surprisingly, our first post on the best Korean Instagram hashtags has become the most viewed post and page on our website. We have received countless comments, replies and suggestions from you guys asking us to expand the list by making a part two. We have listened and we have delivered. This time […]

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

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

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

Korea Life: 5 Characteristics of Foreigners in Korea You May Dislike

It isn’t uncommon for people especially in a foreign place and country to develop certain characteristics, and foreigners here in Korea are no exception. If you have lived in Korea, perhaps you already possess some of these characteristics. After extensive research, we put together a list of some of the most common characteristics of foreigners […]

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

Living in Korea: Top 10 Rude Questions Asked to Foreign Guys By Korean Men

1. “How big is your d*ck? I heard foreign guys have bigger d*cks” How does one justify asking a random stranger a question like that? Forget being of a different nationality and culture, a Korean guy asking another random stranger who happens to be Korean as well still would be considered extremely rude. 2. “How […]

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