CULTURE - Korean

The cultural heritage that Korea boats of is perhaps unparalleled to any other. The Koreans love their rich culture and traditions, and the traditions are firmly entwined with their individual identities.Uncovering the Korean traditions might take time, but once you do you will keep going back for more and more. Unearth more about the Korean food culture and traditions with Asian Inspirations.
Chuseok – Korea’s Moon Festival for Thanksgiving

Chuseok – Korea’s Moon Festival for Thanksgiving

For the Koreans, their Moon Festival, known as Chuseok, isn’t just a day-long celebration of the moon, but a three-day long festival of thanksgiving and filial piety.
Discover the Korean Kimchi Festival

Discover the Korean Kimchi Festival

Korean Kimchi festival - Korea’s favourite side dish takes, centre stage this week at the Gwangju World Kimchi Festival.
Quick and Easy Guide to Korean Eating Habits

Quick and Easy Guide to Korean Eating Habits

Every country has distinct eating habits, but there are some etiquette that make the Korean culture so unique. Here is an easy guide to Korean eating habits.
Why do Koreans Have a Lot of Side Dishes?

Why do Koreans Have a Lot of Side Dishes?

Side dishes are quite common in a Korean platter and the Korean term for side dishes is ‘Banchan’. Read on and find out why Koreans have a lot of side dishes.
5 Ways Korean Food is Symbolic of Yin and Yang Principles

5 Ways Korean Food is Symbolic of Yin and Yang Principles

Korean food is not only known to be a health friendly but is also deeply rooted in the Yin and Yang principles. These forces are both opposing and complementary.
5 Amazing facts about Korean Pop Culture and Fashion

5 Amazing facts about Korean Pop Culture and Fashion

Korean pop culture and Korean fashion is becoming an increasingly globalised phenomenon. Here are 5 amazing facts about Korean pop culture and Fashion.
5 Interesting Symbolisms in Korean Food Culture

5 Interesting Symbolisms in Korean Food Culture

Korean food culture is one of the most sought after in the world. It is known for its exceptional taste, assortment of ingredients and numerous health benefits.
10 Interesting Facts About Korean Chopsticks

10 Interesting Facts About Korean Chopsticks

Korean chopsticks are unusual and unique. They aren’t anything like the Chinese and the Japanese chopsticks. There are a lot of differences even between the three!
Why is Korean Food Heavily Vegetarian

Why is Korean Food Heavily Vegetarian

Why is Korean Food Heavily Vegetarian? Although Korean food is widely known to be an omnivore’s paradise, it is also a vegetarian’s heaven and it is delicious.
10 Interesting Facts about Korean Tea Culture

10 Interesting Facts about Korean Tea Culture

In Korea, from preparation to drinking, tea was traditionally is more of an experience than a habit. Here are 10 interesting facts about Korean Tea Culture.
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