My No.1 Culture Shock – Korean Toilet Culture

Though South Korea is already regarded as a developed country, the Korean toilet culture is so different from that of the other developed countries that as a foreigner, I find the Korean toilet culture a bit odd.  This was my no.1 culture shock when I first visited the country. Even if I had already lived in Seoul for 6 months, I still could not get used to it.

Aspects of the Korean toilet culture which foreigners may find strange

Below are some features of the Korean toilet culture that a foreigner should be aware of to avoid culture shock: Continue reading

Here comes the Korean Dano Festival…

Tomorrow (i.e., 18 June 2018) is Dano Festival in South Korea and this is one of the important traditional festivals for Koreans. Let’s talk about the Korean Dano Festival in this blog post. Continue reading