Welcome to the Korea Wiki

This is the main page of the Korea Wiki. We have a total of 358 articles.

Dorasan station

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Here are some of the places people live and teach English in:

Main cities

Cities and areas close to Seoul

Medium to large-sized cities


Other locations

What to do in Korea

Expat life

Boards for expats in Korea

Blogs by expats in Korea

Books by expats in Korea

Places to stay for a few months

Getting married, having children

Churches in Korea

Visas, work and other necessary red tape

How to get an E-2 Visa

Korean visa types


Visa runs to Japan

Visa runs to places besides Japan

Getting a job at a university

Getting a non-teaching job

English job boards

Private lessons


Learning Korean

Learning 한글 (the Korean writing system)

한글 and your computer

Korean language learning institutes

Online resources for learning Korean

Offline resources for learning Korean

Other resources for learning Korean


The Wiki's Korean Tips

Other subjects

Going from city to city in Korea

Travelling around Asia from Korea


Dokdo, aka Takeshima

Unqualified English Teachers

Illegal English Teachers

Facts about the ESL industry in Korea

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