40 Cool Things in South Korea That Will Blow Your Mind

Cool things are cool. I feel like that isn’t said enough.

And Korea has no shortage of said cool things.

Here are all the things I find cool in South Korea.

They probably won’t blow your mind, but if you chuckle slightly at some point, it was worth the effort.

Lingua Asia_Cool Things in South Korea

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9 Surprising Things about the Meaning of Jeong (정) in Korean


To understand jeong is to better understand Korea.

This post explains this unique and sometimes vague meanings of this concept using examples.

So if you want to:

  • understand what jeong means
  • know when it comes in handy
  • find out how to build jeong
  • learn some useful phrases

Then we’ve got you covered.

Jeong is one of my favorite parts of Korean culture.

Understanding Jeong (정) and How to Build it

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How to Get Along with Your Korean Boss and Coworkers


This guide will help you understand Korean work culture and get along with your coworkers and bosses.

It includes:

  • Building relationships
  • What’s expected of you
  • What you can get away with
  • What to avoid

I worked at Korean companies for 5 years.

Korean Work Culture Getting Along with your Boss and Coworkers

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How to Get Severance Pay in Korea as a Foreigner


This step-by-step guide shows you how to get severance pay (퇴직금) in South Korea as an expat.

You’ll learn how to speed up the process as well as:

  • What to do if your employer doesn’t want to pay
  • Where to file a claim
  • What information you need to present
How to Get Severance Pay in South Korea as an Expat

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How to Quit your Job in Korea with a Letter of Resignation


This step-by-step guide shows you how to quit your job in South Korea as an expat. It also has tips on writing a letter of resignation and an example of a letter of release in Korean and English.

You’ll learn how to resign legally as well as:

  • How much notice to give
  • What’s expected of you
  • Where to get help if you need it
  • How to avoid getting penalized
Quitting your Job Right in South Korea

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