Category Archive: Korean

What does March 1 mean to Koreans?

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Wondering what’s the big hoo-ha about Japanese netizens reacting to SNSD’s Sunny’s instagram post?  She basically said “역사를 잊은 민족에게 미래는 없다” which means “A nation who forgets history has no future”.  To… Continue reading

In preparation for Valentine’s Day in Korea

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By now, I’m sure most of you SOCKs would have realized that in Korea and Japan, 14 February Valentine’s Day, is all about confessing your love to the man/guy you like. Yes, it’s… Continue reading

Korean Table Manners

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Check out what our PR manager, Titus, observed about Korean Dining Etiquette during his stay in Korea!

Is the Namsan Tower (N-Seoul Tower) overrated?

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What’s the big hype about N-Seoul Tower? Find out what to do there and if it’s worth your while to visit.

10000 won Donkatsu buffet in Gwanghwamoon (광화문)

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Craving for some fried pork cutlet in the cold of winter? Here’s where to eat till you drop for 10000won! ^^

4 Korean Performances (Musicals and Plays) to check out in January 2015 (1월의 고연)

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Want to know where the cool Korean performances (musicals and plays) are in January?

Top 6 Franchised Korean Coffee Chains in Seoul (카페)

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Today, we’re going to look at our top 6 favorite Korean coffee franchises to check out when you’re in Seoul.

[올해의 각오 2015] Share with us your New Year Resolution 2015!

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Here’s to an even more awesome 2015 where we bring to you more cool things about Korea.

Find out more about our line up for 2015.

HITTING THE SLOPES IN KOREA: A GUIDE TO HIGH 1 SKI RESORT PART 2 Accommodation, Food & Safety

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Accommodation Where stayed at Jeongseon Mayhills the rates were super cheap because it was midseason and midweek we were paying 60,000 won per night for a double room. I think rates are about… Continue reading

Tips for Winter in Korea

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6.17pm in Seoul right now and the skies have turned dark. As we countdown to the last few hours of 2014, have you decided how you’re going to spend the last few moments… Continue reading