Business Travel in Seoul
Whatever the reason, getting to travel with most expenses paid is a luxury. But business travel can be a grind. You find yourself moving from meeting to meeting and working in between. But finding a few gaps in your busy schedule to experience the city you're visiting can be well worth it--especially when that city [...]
Public Transportation in Seoul
One of the hardest aspects of moving to a different country is learning how to maneuver public transportation. But it doesn't take long to figure out why Korea is known for having some of the best transportation in the world. From the intricate subway layout, to hailing a taxi, there are more than enough ways [...]
3 Ways Moving to South Korea Will Turn You into a Badass

Hey, You: Are you considering taking the leap and moving to South Korea? Have you heard your friends talk about their experiences living and travelling abroad and maybe you feel hopping the pond to Korea might be for you? Well, I can assure you, this 13-25 hour flight is not for everyone. Living in another […]

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Here are 15 of the most important Korean phrases your phrasebook probably doesn't mention until after that section on fractions. You can apply these magical words in a hundred different situations. Having lived in both Masan and Seoul, Anthony is a master at Korean charades, and finds that having a few select phrases up your [...]
Adventure travel may not be the first thing you think of when going to South Korea- but perhaps it should be. We had the eponymous Max of TeaMax Adventures give us his list of the 3 best adventure travel trips in South Korea. The heart and mind behind TeaMax Adventu re, Max loves swimming in [...]

Gyeongnidan is a neighborhood, just one station from Itaewon, that is quickly becoming an epicenter of trendy restaurants, cafes, and shops, as well as a number of stylish, cozy bars. Always on the hunt for her next meal, Amanda’s search for great food and atmosphere have taken her into the nooks and crannies of Seoul. […]

Gwangju is perhaps Korea’s most underrated city for expats. Bursting with energy, a vibrant expat scene, and and tons of great places to visit nearby, Gwangju has more to offer than most people realize. Here, Blake Bouchard gives us the lowdown on Gwangju’s greatest day trips. Originally from Prince George, British Columbia, Blake has been […]

Galmegi Brewing is Busan’s first craft beer pub, and will soon be opening the first American-style microbrewery and brewpub in Korea’s second city. We sent Josh Sokolow to find out what keeps them brewing with style! An avid traveler, expat, foodie, and lover of all things with an ABV (Alcohol by Volume) over 5%, you […]

For expats, eating in Korea is one of those seemingly simple tasks that becomes infinitely more complex with the addition of language and cultural barriers. Here, Amanda gives us the must-know breakdown for eating in Korea. Originally from New Jersey, Amanda spent two years living and teaching in “rural” Gyeonggi-do. That experience taught her well […]

Cherry blossoms in Korea are every bit as beautiful as those in Japan, and not going to see them when you have the chance would be a huge mistake; read on to find out when and where you can view them at their most magnificent. Anthony counts himself fortunate to have seen the cherry blossoms fall on […]