Why YOU Want to Visit Korea

KKday, together with Taiwanese travel blogger, Xiao Li, recently ran a survey asking for your biggest reason for wanting to visit Korea, those who answered have a chance of winning a free trip to Seoul! We received a huge range of answers, from “finding true love” to “absolutely everything!” Here are your biggest reasons for visiting Korea.

The Food is Delicious

Flickr | Min Lee

One of your biggest reasons was the unforgettable food in Korea. From fried chicken, hot pots, mixed rice and BBQ, there are a lot of delicious reasons to visit Korea, and for the true authentic taste, you need to be there!

Drama Chasing

Flickr | M.louis

Visiting the sets of of your favorite Korean dramas was important to many of our respondents. There are so many to visit too as year after year, show after show, Korean dramas and shows do a really good job of showcasing some of the country’s cool, romantic and beautiful attractions and sights.

Shopping Paradise

Flickr | Bailey Cheng

Many of you want to go to Seoul and go a little crazy in the shops! It’s understandable too, with all the cosmetics, fashion and snacks, not to mention all the cool, cute stationery, crafts and odds and ends you never knew you needed!

Hitting the Slopes

Flickr | Uri Tours

Some of us rarely, or perhaps even never, get to see real snow. So a good excuse to go to Korea in winter is guaranteed snow! There’s also an abundance of ski resorts to choose from, whether you’re a beginner, a pro skier or anything in between, there’ll always be slopes, classes or training for you to have fun.

Coffee and a Cake

Flickr | Jude Lee

Korea has so many coffee shops to choose from when you’re looking for a nice spot to have a quick snack, a piece of cake (or 2) and a comfortable place to relax and chat with your buddies. The coffee shops here also have so many cool and interesting themed shops, drinks, food and environments that there’s always going to be a special little place just perfect for you.

We had so many other great answers from you like, the scenery, the fresh countryside air, the city streets and some you even responded with “I don’t need a reason to want to go to Korea!” Well guess what?… you’re all right!