#25 – Christmas Difference

Q: How is celebrating Christmas in Korea different from America? #1. One Day Holiday. Even though the longest break in Korea is the winter break, this break doesn’t include the Christmas holiday. For Christmas, the kids get one day off to celebrate with their family and will go to school the following school day. So…

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#11- 6 Things I Didn’t Know

Q: What are some common everyday differences between American life and Korean life? Before coming here, I did a lot of research on Korean culture and common behaviors in order to easily adjust to my life here. However, online research can never substitute for personal experience, so I’ve decided to compile a small list of…

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#6 – Culture Shock

Q: What was some culture shocks that you experienced after moving to Korea? Surprisingly, there was/is a lot. Like, more than I expected. I think subconsciously I tried to accept everything as normal so the culture differences didn’t stand out to me as much, but after I considered my everyday American life and my current…

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