The People of
Korean and English
Christian (Protestant, Roman Catholic), Buddhist
Legal drinking age:
The contemporary culture of South Korea developed from the traditional culture
of Korea which was prevalent in the early Korean nomadic tribes. By maintaining
Welcome to our guide to South Korea. This is useful for anyone researching
Korean culture, customs, manners, etiquette, values and wanting to understand
At the close of World War II, the victorious Allied Powers did not know what to do with the Korean
Peninsula. The Joseon dynasty ruled the Korea Peninsula from 1392 until the Japanese occupation of Korea in 1910. Joseon rulers were able to fend off a late 16th centur... More »
Koreans share a common culture, but a sense of regionalism exists between ...
South Korea occupies the southern half of the Korean peninsula, which protrudes
Korea is a divided country. At the End of World War II in 1948, Korea was divided
at the 38th parallel. This resulted in North Korea and South Korea. North Korea ...
You may have mastered the art of the polite bow, worked out how to use the tricky
steel chopsticks, and learnt a few words of the Korean language, but beware,
Apr 29, 2009 ... If you know and respect Korean culture you will get much more out of your ...
South Koreans fought hard to achieve the democratic society they ...
Guide to travel, doing business, and studying in South Korea - culture, greetings,
gestures, etiquette, taboos, negotiations, gift-giving, and more.