Fine Dust Masks – What You Need to Know

The Best Fine Dust Masks

The wrong fine dust mask, or one worn incorrectly, is only a waste of money. I recently published an article discussing the air quality in Korea and how to deal with it. After sharing the post on Facebook, a lot of people disagreed about the usage period of disposable masks. Many people said that they use … Read moreFine Dust Masks – What You Need to Know

Why Seoul Is the Best Student City

The Sunset Over Seoul

Somehow, Seoul has sneaked into the top 10 student cities list for the three consecutive years. Yet why is it that Seoul is hardly ever considered as being a good place to study? Korea often isn’t the first place that comes to mind for study abroad options. I want to add Korea to people’s minds though – … Read moreWhy Seoul Is the Best Student City

The True Dangers of Seoul Air Pollution

Seoul Air pollution

Today Korea’s AQI reached over 250, an amount considered very unhealthy by the American Environmental Protection Agency. ‘Everyone may experience more serious health effects’ to the effect of smoking over ten cigarettes. Even a normal day has an equivalent health toll as smoking 3 cigarettes.¹ This is everything you need to know about Seoul air … Read moreThe True Dangers of Seoul Air Pollution

First Things to Do After Landing in Seoul

Seoul Cheongryangri

Moving to another country is no easy task! However, with planning, this process can be made painless. This in-depth guide is created to help make your transition as easy, and as smooth as possible. These are the first things to do after landing in Seoul! The Ultimate Guide to Moving to South Korea Cost of … Read moreFirst Things to Do After Landing in Seoul

The Unique and Surprising Cafe Culture of Seoul

Korean Cafes

There are many countries that are famous for coffee cultures – Italy, Brazil, and Ethiopia to name but a few. These countries are infamous for coffee. Who doesn’t have fantasies of sitting under the Italian morning sun and enjoying the atmosphere of a bustling street corner (albeit while standing)? Cafe Culture of Seoul As with … Read moreThe Unique and Surprising Cafe Culture of Seoul

Is Seoul the City for You?

The Heart of Seoul

If you want to live somewhere peaceful and quiet, then Seoul is probably not the place for you. It’s a loud, fast, and stressful city. However, for many people it is also the perfect place to live. Is living in Seoul for you? Seoul is becoming more popular among foreigners every day, with Korea’s emigration … Read moreIs Seoul the City for You?