The Ultimate Guide to Jobs in Korea for Foreigners [2022]


Looking for a fresh start?

This post covers all you need to know about jobs in Korea for foreigners.

It includes:

  • How to find your first job
  • The pros and cons of working in Korea
  • When to apply
  • Which Visa to get

I got my first job in South Korea in 2006 and worked in 8 different industries. Here’s what I learned from my experience.

Let’s dive right in!

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How to Move to South Korea in Style: 31 Insider Tips [2022]


Not sure what to expect when you move to Korea?

Not to worry, this post will make it a breeze.

It includes:

  • Where to Live
  • What to Pack
  • What to Avoid
  • and more!

I’ve moved to Korea twice (2006 & 2020) and collected inside tips from locals and expats over the years.

Here’s what I’ve learned!

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15 Ways to Have the Best KBBQ Experience

Nothing beats grilling and not having to clean up after. Except when you add some bottomless side dishes, tasty stews, ice cold booze and a kind but firm Korean lady to help out when you’re doing it wrong.

KBBQ is the backbone of Korean civilization. It’s more than just a meal, it’s a total experience that delights all the senses.

Whether you’re in the mood to celebrate or it’s just a Tuesday, you can’t go wrong with KBBQ.

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The 11 Best Places to Live in Seoul and Around South Korea [2022]


Where to Live Your Best Life in South Korea

Location, location, location. This post will show you the perfect place to live in South Korea.

It includes the best areas for:

  • Recent college grads
  • Families
  • Career-oriented workaholics
  • and more!

I’ve lived in six cities and countless neighborhoods in Korea in 10 years.

Here’s what I’ve learned!

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The Complete List of Koreatowns in North America

Want to experience Korea in your own backyard? Just keep driving until you see hangul in signage. If you live in Los Angeles, New York or Dallas, you’ll do just fine.

Or you can check out this list!

Here are the biggest and bestest Koreatowns in North America along with some you’ve never heard of.

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11 Things to Know Before Hitting the Clubs in Koreatown


What do you get when you mix cultural ambiguity, a diverse crowd and alcohol? You get some crazy nightlife, that’s what.

There’s a feeling of anticipation when you head out to a club in Koreatown. You could get into fistfight or meet the girl or guy of your dreams. Anything is possible. Including a boring night out.

I’m here to help you avoid that last one.

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Soju Bars for Beginners: the Best Anju to Order


Looking for new and creative ways to get plastered?

Head on over to the nearest Koreatown and enter a soju bar. They serve drinks and side dishes (anju) that’ll change your perspective on what a night out means.

I’m going to cover some ways to fully enjoy a soju bar including:

  • What soju to order
  • What anju to order
  • What to do for fun

Let’s do it!

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