This is more than just about the women themselves, but also the society and culture in which they’ve grown up in.
Korean women think that the man is responsible for escalating the date into something more. Now I won’t get into the ‘whys’ or the “it shouldn’t be that way” debates.
I’ve wanted to write this post for quite a while now, but I always put it off. I didn’t want to put people off visiting Korea, or living here.
However, international couples and families face stigmatization, and in the dating scene, conditions vary by race and economic background.In fact, I’ll even say that foreigners have more hurdles to go through in Korea than anywhere else in Asia. #4 Forgetting that the East and the West are different It doesn’t take long to figure out that Western women and Korean women look different.What does take an eternity for guys to figure out is that Western and Korean women think, act, and do different!I borrowed a button-down shirt from the overweight Canadian after-school teacher, and another teacher agreed to film us at lunch. Kevin was laughing so hard, I swear I saw a tear roll down his cheek.When the camera’s red light flashed, Kevin pointed to a slab of fried pork and asked, “Would you like some more? After studying in Seoul as an exchange student in 2009, I returned to teach English at a public school in 2011.Still, it raises intriguing questions in a country where locals often joke about how Korean women are coveted for their beauty while the men are disregarded for having diminutive bodies."In terms of income, education and culture, South Korea is a developed nation now," said Kookmin University professor Andrei Lankov, a keen observer Korean history.