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Ever wonder what it's like to live, teach and work in South Korea?
This is the podcast that brings you people who are doing just that! Join hosts Scott, Adam, Marco, and Paul as they cover topics and issues regarding living in Korea as well as special guests of real people who are living and working abroad, their stories, and more! This podcast is coming to you from Changwon City, South Korea. Whether you are living in South Korea, have lived in South Korea, or thinking about coming to South Korea, this is the show for you!
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Feb 13, 2017

Things to do, places to see, and the most important things to bring with you to South Korea!

What are some of things to do while in South Korea?  What are some of the best places to see in South Korea?  What are some things you should bring with you to South Korea? These are the topics Scott, Adam, and Phil discuss on this week's episode of K-PoD. Bath houses, sporting events, hiking, screen game rooms, JeJu Island, Andong, the DMZ, The K-PoD Top 5 things you would want to bring with you to South Korea, and MORE!

Tune in to this episode to find out more about living and working right here in South Korea!

Show Notes
  • 01:38
    Some cool things to do while in South Korea.
  • 02:00
    Adam suggests that a true Korean experience is visiting a Korean spa and everyone talks about their own experiences at Korean  bath houses.
  • 05:20
    Phil recommends some Korean barbeque meat (samgipsal) and why starting off the night with some good bbq and friends is always a good kicking off point.
  • 06:05
    Scott brings up screen golf as something to do in Korea and everyone gets into the other types of game rooms here including screen baseball and screen shooting.
  • 08:05
    Phil suggests checking out the local basketball team and watching some of the professional sport teams in your area in South Korea.
  • 09:35
    Scott talks about hiking in Korea and trying to get some of the great outdoors in South Korea.
  • 11:05
    Checking out Buddhist temples throughout Korea and Phil counters with singing rooms (Norae Bangs) and how much fun they are.
  • 12:30
    Scott brings it back to the outdoors and spending some time at a pension in Korea or as known in the West as a cabin or cottage.
  • 13:18
    Everyone on the panel gets into places they would recommend seeing while in South Korea, starting with Adam and talking about NamHae and KoJae Islands including a POW camp from the Korean War.
  • 14:13
    Phil talks about and recommends JeJu Do (Island).
  • 17:15
    Adam brings up the fish market in Busan as a place to check out and Scott brings up why he stays away from that place.
  • 18:28
    Phil recommends his hometown in Korea, JinHae and the Cherry Blossom Festival there every year plus other things to do in JinHae.
  • 20:00
    Scott brings up Itaewon, Seoul for some shopping and food and the DMZ (The De-militarized Zone), the border between North and South Korea.
  • 22:54
    It's K-PoD Top 5: The panel give their lists of their top 5 things they would recommend bringing with you to South Korea and then argue their lists to come up with a final TOP 5 things to bring with you to South Korea.

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This show is recorded at: CK (Chef's Kitchen), Changwon
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