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If you are a white, young, and somewhat handsome, male then a lot of Korean girls will quickly and automatically judge you as some sort of playboy or womanizer.
They know as a foreigner in Korea you attract a lot of attention and they may assume that you must have many girls chasing you.
Your new relationship is full of cultural differences, linguistic misunderstandings and prejudice.
Here are ten things you should know before you start dating Korean women.
I am speaking from just my own personal experience as a white male and, of course, these points do not refer to all Korean women.
The information in this article is going to assume that you are indeed looking for a more substantial relationship rather than something that is short term. You just arrived as a tourist, a new English teacher, a new exchange student or a factory worker.
She wants to check your messages and photos and interrogate you about every female name and photo.
He shares how he deals with constant staring, cultural miscommunication, and corn on pizza. “You’d have it easier here alone than I would,” my wife says over lunch: a roll of kimbap, kimchi, and the most delicious bowl of ramyeon that I’ve ever had in my life. Meanwhile, the elderly couple at the next table has been watching us eat for the past 26 minutes. I was born into the belief that I am tough as hell. I can go outside, fall down, and land right on top of some beautiful scenery. I have health insurance for the first time in three years — not to mention prescription medicine is loads cheaper. I’m a Southerner, and I really admire all of the things that Koreans have thought to do with pork. No need for me to stop by the expat watering hole and get lost in my cups, only to go home and fall into bed holding a killer grudge. Moving through a country that understands me about as much as I understand it can rub me raw.And through it all it has been the two of us, together. Are those women doing a K-pop song and dance routine from the back of a truck? Why is your child yelling that they see an African person, and staring at me? I’ve been to a few other countries, but Korea was the first place I went where everything was way out of my frame of reference. Fw-300 #ya-qn-sort h2 /* Breadcrumb */ #ya-question-breadcrumb #ya-question-breadcrumb i #ya-question-breadcrumb a #bc .ya-q-full-text, .ya-q-text #ya-question-detail h1 html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-text html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] #ya-question-detail h1, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] #ya-question-detail h1 /* Trending Now */ /* Center Rail */ #ya-center-rail .profile-banner-default .ya-ba-title #Stencil . Bgc-lgr .tupwrap .comment-text /* Right Rail */ #Stencil . Fw-300 .qstn-title #ya-trending-questions-show-more, #ya-related-questions-show-more #ya-trending-questions-more, #ya-related-questions-more /* DMROS */ .