About the country
South Korea – a Land of the Morning Calm
South Korea – a small country located on the Korean Peninsula in the heart of East Asia, whose name means "Land of the Morning Calm."
South Korea is one of the developed countries and is worthy of attention. The country went through the Japanese colonization, the intervention of the Soviet Union and the threat posed by North Korea, but at the same time became the 12th country in terms of GDP in the world. According to Forbes, the South Koreans are the most hardworking people in the world.
South Korea manufactures LG TVs, Hyundai cars and Samsung phones which we face every day. Stars K-Pop (Korean pop) captured the whole world through the video on YouTube, and their films have achieved worldwide recognition.
South Korea is the leader in medicine among Asian countries. Medicine in South Korea is one of the best in the world.
South Korea is one of 10 countries by number of Internet users. Free internet access is available everywhere in all establishments, cafes and buses.
Education has an important role in the life of any Korean. Koreans are learning from early morning until late at night, regardless of the day of the week, and use the holidays for additional courses or self-study.
South Korea is one of the safest countries in the world. There is no drug addiction (drugs are at an absolute prohibition), cases of pickpocketing or attacks are extremely rare, carjacking is still regarded as a sensation, and the traditional morality of society is so strong that it’s almost impossible to meet the open brutality cases.