Independence Movement Day 삼일절 in Korea

Wondering about the Independence Movement Day 삼일절 (also known as the March 1st Movement Day) in Korea? Here is a quick overview of this holiday reminding Koreans of the public demonstrations to liberate Korea from Japan’s rule. About Independence Movement Day 삼일절 Independence Movement Day (삼일절) is a ‘red day’ or public holiday on the … Read more

March in Korea is About Academia

Have you ever wondered why March is a quiet month in South Korea? Wondering why there isn’t a lot going on around the country? The quiet time exists because March is all about the start of the new academic year. Additionally, March marks a time of great change and turmoil for many in the international … Read more

Spring Festivals in South Korea

Do you love a fun festival on a beautiful spring day? Don’t miss the spring festivals across South Korea. If you already know about festival culture in South Korea, click here to jump to the spring festival list. Spring in South Korea Many consider spring in South Korea as March, April, and May. Therefore, we … Read more

Spring Flower Festivals and Fun

Looking for spring flower festival information? You’ve come to the right place. About Spring Flower Season From March through May, spring flowers bloom across South Korea. Arboretums across the country will host festivals and show off their stunning gardens. The country is covered with stunning locations to view copious amounts of blooms that will make … Read more

Awesome Blossoms: Cherry Blossom Info for Pyeongtaek

Updated: 2021 Cherry Blossom season is coming up and it is a beautiful and iconic time in Korea. There were festivals from the top to bottom and left to right of the country prior to the pandemic. We felt the pressure to race around the country to find the best festival with the best events. All … Read more

March K-Drama: Moon Lovers, Scarlet Heart Ryeo

The South of Seoul featured K-drama for March is popular series that aired in 2016, “Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo.” With compelling storytelling, visually stunning cinematography, and stellar performances, this drama will have viewers engaged in twists and turns. Let’s dig into this K-drama and expand your social knowledge. Breaking Down the Cultural Knowledge When … Read more

A Year to Learn Korean Cooking: Sundubu Jjigae

Today let’s learn about cooking sundubu jjigae (순두부찌개) at home! This spicy Korean stew features soft tofu (두부), vegetables and protein (beef, pork, or seafood). Topping off this delicious stew is a cracked raw egg. Known for its spicy and savory flavor, sundubu jjigae has become a popular comfort food. About the South of Seoul … Read more

Pick Your Own Fruit Near Pyeongtaek

Want to learn more about the local farming culture? Visiting local farms is the perfect way to connect with your new home. About picking your own fruit in near Pyeongtaek, South Korea South Koreans love to visit farms with friends and families to pick their own fruit. Some farms charge an entry fee per person … Read more

Art & Greek Food Date Itinerary in Cheonan, South Korea

You will love a date in Cheonan enjoying the arts and Greek food and gelato. The perfect date south of Seoul.