Gangnam Style (Infographic)

Sure you have heard of Gangnam, and probably seen the video around the web, but how much do you really know about the success of the Gangnam Style? (Infographics)

Live Octopus: A Unique Dining Experience

In South Korea, live octopus is very popular on many restaurant menus, maybe because everyone is eager to try the delicacy. However, eating a live octopus is not as simple as you might think. One …

South Korea’s Fear Factor: Watching a Woman Eat Cow Penis

Just thinking about eating a cow’s penis already makes you almost puke in disgust, but getting a taste of it must be an entirely different thing. South Korea just can’t stop coming up with thes…

Dunkin’ Donuts Launches ‘Flavor Radio’ in South Korea

Dunkin’ Donuts in South Korea found a creative way to increase its sales: a technology it calls “Flavor Radio.” The “Flavor Radio” is installed on buses in Seoul. It will release a coffee…

Introducing South Korea’s Newest Fitness Product: Ace Power

South Korea has again invented some strange exercise equipment: The Ace Power! Patterned after a horse, Ace Power allows anyone to be an equestrian while at the same time keeping one's body in …

South Korean Pets Given Royal Treatment

“These facilities are necessities, not luxuries,” said So Yeon Park, owner of Irion, a pet hotel and clinic established in February 2011. The name, Irion, means "come here" in Korean. Th…

The Ultimate in Korean Entertainment: Rubber Band vs. Watermelon

Finding yourself bored and with nothing to do? Don’t know how you to spend the rest of your day? Watch this: Now that’s one way of wasting your precious time and that tasty watermelo…

Dog Spaghetti Removed from South Korean Restaurant Menu

A recent Internet uprising has led to Caffé Tiamo, an Italian restaurant in Incheon, South Korea, to change its menu. Why the big fuss? For serving “Spaghetti alla Carne,” which contained …

Lotte Welcomes You to Its Summer ‘Bitch’ Festival

Recently, a photo posted online caught the attention of many because of its rather unusual but offensive message. It's a good thing, however, that Lotte department store in Jeonju explained its…

Half-cooked Squid Tries to Impregnate Woman’s Mouth

Squid are one of the Korean's favorite foods. But to a 63-year-old Korean Lady, she might not want to eat squid anymore because of a stomach-turning experience. While chomping down on a parboil…

Caught on Film: Monks Gambling, Smoking, Drinking in South Korea

Monks are said to be the epitome of holiness, shunning earthly pleasures. However, it seems that is not what all of them do behind closed doors. Six monks from South Korea's Jogye order were…

Pizza Flavors You Will Find Only in Asia

Asians have one of the most delightfully diverse palates in the world. Naturally, they want their food to be both flavorful and tasty. Thus, the flavors found in Asian pizzas can be considered uni…

Seoul Subway Trains Get a Colorful Makeover

It is said that going to work is one of the most boring parts of our day. But South Korea is out to change that. The transit authority has turned South Korea's subway trains into a colorful rid…

South Korean Oreo Appeals to the Breast Lover in All of Us

You gotta love South Korea. In this ad for Oreo cookies, the union of milk and the best cookies in the world are shown to go hand in hand (or boob in mouth), regardless of age or source. I can…