South Korea is a frisky, pristine country in East Asia. South Korea is an extraordinary country filled with beautiful beaches, thriving cities, ancient temples, remarkable natural scenery and most importantly, friendly people with ancient history.
All you need to know
Is Jeju-do Island accessible by ferries?
Yes, the ferry services to the island are currently available from multiple passengers’ ports in mainland South Korea and neighboring country Japan.
Is Busan good for industry visits?
Busan is a very good starting point to experience industry and factory visits in South Korea. Ulsan is an industrial port city located an hour’s drive from Busan. It is the industrial hub of South Korea including Hyundai Motor Plant – the largest car manufacturing facility in the world.
Who can I call for help if I am in an emergency situation while in Korea?
1330 Korea Travel Hotline Number, operated by Korea Tourism Organization (KTO), is a one-stop helpline available as a public service for local and international travelers.
Can Koreans understand English well?
Koreans who live in urban areas are good in English compared to those who live in the countryside. All road signages are in dual language including English.
Are there casinos and nightlife in Jeju Island?
In Jeju Island there are many bars, pubs and nightclubs in the downtown city. Many hotels also have in-house casinos.
Where can I exchange currency upon arrival/departure?
South Korean Won (1KRW = 0.00082USD)
. You can exchange money at a bank, exchange service center, or an authorized exchange. For most tourists, it is easiest to visit one of the exchange service centers at the airport.