Few resources can build a better picture of life in South Korea than the expat blogs maintained by foreigners already established in the country. Whether these writers are retelling great challenges they've survived, relaying roll-on-the-floor funny encounters, delivering crucial advice and important tips for new arrivals or reaching out to those around them, their insight affords others a unique and personal glimpse into their new community. Please contact us if you'd like your blog to be listed on this South Korea blog page.


Best expat blogs in South Korea

In My Korea

Joel moved to South Korea in 2015 to teach English. He started this blog to help others live and travel in the country by sharing tips and experiences from his own travels. Joel's blog is jam packed with useful information and a highly recommended read for anyone thinking of heading to South Korea. 

Nationality: British

In My Korea

Life of Brit

Although Brit has since moved on to her next adventure, her blog has an entire page full of travel tips that she gathered when living in South Korea. It's well worth a read for anyone looking for advice about expat life in the country or how to spend their next weekend off. 

Nationality: American

Life of Brit

The Culture Muncher


Teaching English to South Korean kids might be The Culture Muncher's day job, but this ex-journalism student is investigating all manner of topics on South Korean food, culture and working life.

Nationality: South African

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