South Korea is now at the tail end of the corona curve with confirmed cases hitting single digits for the first time in months. The government allowed for quarantined cases to vote at physical polling station in last weeks elections. Who knows if this will lead to an uptick in Covid19 cases. Things are slowly … Continue reading South Korea: Global Leader in Corona Crushing
Act as if you already have the virus. Then how would that change the way you behave? There has been a lot of debate as to whether or not wearing masks is helpful during the Coronavirus outbreak. Many Western media outlets have been writing about how wearing masks can be ineffective or even damaging to … Continue reading Why We Still Wear Masks…and Why You Should AS WELL.
So I am in Myeongdong at least once a week doing a Seoul city tour. While I’m there I am always checking out the great street food, the rates on the US dollar as well as the prices of sangpumgwon (상품권). That’s pronounced Sahng-Poom-Guwon. Memorize that word because it will give you an automatic discount … Continue reading How to get a discount right away in Myeongdong – Buying Discounted Gift Certificates
So I’ve been a tour guide in Korea for a while now. During these years, I’ve seen a common pattern of tourist behavior. There’s the good, the ugly and then the totally innocent mistakes. I have jotted down what I believe are the top 10 common (and honest) mistakes they make when coming to Korea. … Continue reading Common Mistakes Tourists make when visiting Korea (part 1 of 2)
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Getting from Point A to Point B.2014, so far has been a remarkable year for us. After winning the Viator award for Top 10 Guides, we saw people approaching us from all over the world to do tours for them or even ask us to do interviews. We even hosted Kelly Rowland of Destiny’s Child. … Continue reading The future of KoreanTourGuide.com
So I found a neat new discovery in Seoul while I was shopping in Myeongdong today. Seoul is currently hosting the 2013 Special Winter Olympics as a precursor to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. I saw some of the athletes in there today so I decided to follow them around since they were being … Continue reading Free stuff in Myeongdong’s M Plaza
I doubt it. I don’t see the well-being in this, but who knows. Maybe marketers are getting away from the whole “health” segment of it.
I think most Koreans seek perfection. I’m not saying they are perfectionists but let me explain. If you told a Korean that money is the answer to life, then he will go out there and pursue it. He will invest all he has, resources and time to making more money. If you told a Korean … Continue reading Build out efficacy and just do it!
Is this the well-being life? Kimchi is good. It’s not processed. But we cannot live on kimchi alone. We need meat, right? But how much is enough?
i totally forgot i uploaded this a while back but never posted it. thanks for reminding me i had it. it started out as a commercial for this korean construction company, e-pyeonhan saesang, but it seems like everyone loves the b-boy and beat box more than the product. beat box: lee chang-yuiwhen i was a … Continue reading canon in d remix (oldie but goodie)
so i checked out this new bible study that meets up in the city. its a small group that gets together during the week from my cousins korean church out in the burbs. it was a good group but a little too big for me to consider it a small group. i would like mine to be … Continue reading Double Dipping