Education in South Korea

The school year in Korea is divided into two semesters. The first begins in the beginning of March and ends in mid-July; the second begins in late August and ends

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The South Korean Flag

The flag which symbolizes South Korea in this world is also known as Taegukgi, which is another name for the national flag of the Republic of Korea. This flag is

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Current conflicts between South and North Korea

South Korea and its counterpart, North Korea, have a history of conflicts. However, these conflicts escalated dangerously in recent times when in the year 2010 North Korea was accused of

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South Korean Cuisine

South Korean Cuisine South Korea’s history of being an independent country free from any dominance and influence of any other powerful nation is restored strongly within its cuisines. Cuisine reflects

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South Korea’s Literature

  The literature of South Korea refers to those literature works which are expressed in Korean, and it can be divided into two parts: written literature and oral literature. Written

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The Arrival of Christianity in Korea

The first arrival and spread of Christianity in Korea began in the era of 16th century. During the period of the Joseon Dynasty, Roman Catholicism was introduced in Korea. Yi

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Ancient Olympic Games

The Olympics have been around since 700 BC. The Games were dedicated to Zeus, a Greek god, and were held every four years. Even today, this tradition holds, as the

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