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How to Shop in South Korea: Shopping information for foreigners

What do tourists need to know when traveling and shopping around South Korea? For tourists visiting South Korea, the best tandem way to get a taste of Korean culture is by trying Korean food and experiencing Korean shopping. This is from somebody who had the opportunity to live in the country for quite some time. Whether in Seoul, Busan, Jeju Island, or in any popular Korean town, city, or province, shopping malls and markets feature diverse dining establishments and street food vendors

Korean Food Guide: Information about Korean cuisine for world travelers

When traveling to Korea, it is worthwhile to note the basics of Korean food to the uninitiated. Koreans use silver chopsticks which are considerably heavier than the wooden chopsticks that are more popular around the world. It is also typical to use silver spoons for soups and a white small bowl for rice and side dishes. The chopsticks of each diner are also used to get portions of side dishes available among those sharing food at the dinner table. While a

Travel guide to Busan, South Korea for tourists

Busan, also formerly known as Pusan, is South Korea's second largest metropolis after the country's capital Seoul. To date, this top tourist destination is also the fifth largest port city in the world. It is famous for its beach attractions, temples, cultural and historical sites, restaurants, shopping districts, and nightlife spots. It is widely known for its thriving film community — the country’s film capital. It annually hosts the prestigious Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) and Busan Short Film Festival. Busan became the

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