South Korea Information Guide

South Korea

South Korea - One of the world's fastest developing countries, South Korea is on the cutting edge of progress. Safe and easy to get around, you can visit the world's largest electronics market one day and be captivated by mystical mountain temples the next.

South Korea - An Expatriate Guide

Overview
History
People and Culture
Climate and Weather
Getting There
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Speaking the Language
Visas, Residency, Immigration & Documentation
Currency and Cost of Living
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Banking
Taxation
Insurance
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Healthcare and Medical Treatment
Employment
Communications (Telephone, Post, Internet, TV)
Driving and Public Transport
Crime and Safety
Etiquette and Respect
Food and Drink
Leisure, Entertainment and Sports
Holidays and Festivals

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Expat Experiences of Life in South Korea (submit yours here)

Brijesh Bolar, Seoul

Brijesh Bolar

I just wanted to be out of India and was looking for an international exposure in my career. That is when I came across a job offer in Seoul through my friend who was working here and I grabbed it with both my hands. I moved here almost a year ago. Every day has something new to offer. There is so much of excitement in learning something new everyday. And most importantly being independent...

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