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[Q&A] Did I cross some Korean cultural boundaries?

Anonymous asked: Hi! I am an online ESL teacher to Korean students. I’m based in the Philippines, and we contact students in Korea through phone. I had one male student (whom I’m having phone classes with) whom I really think is very smart and open-minded. I’m 21, and he’s 25. Usually, we just had “freetalking”…

How long wait for Korean guy to ask me out date relationship

[Q&A] I’m stuck waiting around for a Korean guy. Help!

BelieveinKeev asked: Hmm…let me start off by saying I am American and he’s South Korean… In Korea I am 30 and he’s 31. About three months ago, I met this guy while out with my friends, I found him really funny. We exchanged numbers and would talk often. In the beginning he would call me…

couple holding hands

[Q&A] Dating in Korea vs. America vs. Europe

How do Korean-American couples differ from Korean-Korean couples or even Korean-European couples? What does Korean couple holding hands truly mean? And does love or relationship come first in Korean dating culture? That is what our next reader is concerned about: Anonymous asked, Hey there! So I was just wanting some insight on a relationship that…

Is this Korean guy my boyfriend serious

[Q&A] Am I in a relationship with this Korean man?

Am I in a relationship with this Korean man? Is this Korean guy my boyfriend or not? That’s what our next reader is wondering: Lizzy B. asked: I met a Korean man online about two months ago. We wrote a few times using email and before long we had exchanged phone numbers and were writing…

Korean man older woman nuna

[Q&A] Do Korean men like older women?

Why do Korean guys like noonas? Or do they maybe prefer to be oppas? Are large age differences between a couple judged in Korean culture? Anonymous asked: First of all I wanted to thank you for the great site and the time you take for answering our questions. I have a general question. Do Koreans prefer older or younger…

Korean wedding hall with Korean groom and Korean bride

[Q&A] Will my Korean man marry me?

Anonymous asked: I’m Indonesian woman, and my boyfriend is Korean. We met 1 year ago online, we have been chatting online for about 1 month and then we realized that we have some kind of feelings for each other, so he decided to come to my place in Indonesia. At that time I thought he…

How do South Korean guys court girls and women

[Q&A] How does South Korean guy court girls?

Sunny asked: Hi, I met this South Korean guy 2 months ago in Seoul. We are from different countries. We have been keeping in touch, mostly initiated by me. I don’t dare to initiate many chatting sessions online for fear of being too straight forward in my likings for him. So far, he has mentioned…

Actress Diane Farr with her husband Seung Yong Chung.

[Q&A] Parents hate my Korean boyfriend

Writer1986 asked Hi! I’m a non-Korean girl (but still Asian-American) in a happy one-year-long relationship with a pure South Korean boy. I heart my oppa, who makes me feel loved and appreciated everyday…The problem is: my parents are biased toward other groups of people and hate my boyfriend, even though he’s never hurt or insulted…

Last for one Korean Bboys

11 Best Korean Youtube videos

Having fallen in love with a Korean man I inevitably became interested in Korea and everything Korean. Love is a strange thing. Which other thing in the world could make my heart beat faster just because I am passing by a Samsung store? :) Being driven by love and curiosity I searched and searched for interesting things…

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[Q&A] Korean Attraction; Meet the (Korean) Parents

Hello everyone and Happy New Year! Kimchi Man and Oegukeen here. We got two questions: How do Korean men feel about Sri Lankan women and did Korean parents accept their son dating a foreign woman. We got encouraging answers for both, so read on. Anonymous asked: Hi! First off, I should start by saying that…

Korean man and white woman

Introduction – Love Beats Everything

I’m European, you can call me Oegukeen. My boyfriend is Korean – Kimchi Man – which makes us an interracial, intercontinental and international (did I forget anything? :) ) couple. While this relationship has been nothing short of a wonderful experience for both of us, we noticed that a lot of negativity is circling around…