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Journey from Port Elizabeth to Shenzhen, China

In April this year, I quit my job. I’d been working at the same company for nearly six years in my small, sleepy hometown of Port Elizabeth, South Africa, and I needed a change. I didn’t have much in terms of a life plan, other than to 1.) find a job as an EFL [...]

By |2018-11-16T10:29:55+00:00November 12th, 2018|Feat. Editorials, Featured Articles, Testimonials|0 Comments

[Korvia 2018 Fall Party] Parties, Prizes and New Achievements

As Autumn washes the Korean Peninsula with vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, the cooling weather allows citizens, tourists, and expats alike to settle into the beloved “sweater weather” temperatures. Ending the record-breaking hot and humid Summer brings the beginning of the Autumn’s cherished warm cups of spiced tea, enchanting sceneries of changing [...]

EPIK Arrival Guide: From A to Z

Now you need to have the FINAL CHECKLIST for preparing your EPIK Arrival through Korvia. This is an exciting time for EPIK arrivers. Can’t wait to fly into the sky! Your new adventure officially starts right from here! To help you get started with all your hopes and dreams, this guide was created for those [...]

All about “Teach English in China” with Korvia

Teach English in China with Korvia China is unprecedentedly making headlines on a daily basis. Mostly promising and groundbreaking. (We know what you are going say but let’s just keep it to ourselves. :-)) And it is happening so fast that it seems almost impossible to keep up. That doesn’t stop us, though. Still, China, [...]

By |2018-04-26T09:00:01+00:00April 25th, 2018|Feat. Editorials, Featured Articles, News|7 Comments

Korean Hiking Culture

When it comes to sports culture in Korea, there is one activity that rules – hiking. Hiking is Korea’s favorite pastime and the most popular way to stay healthy and active for all ages. This shouldn’t be a surprise though, as Korea’s terrain consists of 70% mountains and only 30% habitable landscape. There are over [...]

On Kimchi: When Food is More than Fuel

If you’ve been in Korea for longer than about five minutes, it’s highly likely that you’ll have come across some kimchi. The spicy fermented side dish, a staple of the typical Korean diet, comes in hundreds of different varieties and is served with almost everything. While it may be a shock to the system if [...]

Life on Geoje Island

When someone first starts thinking about moving to Korea, Seoul is usually the first-choice destination for many teachers who come here to teach, and I don’t blame them. Seoul, and other major cities such as Busan and Daegu, have endless options for food and fun. I’ve visited all three of those places and have loved [...]

How to Stay Warm in Korea

What’s the weather like where you’re from? Is it hot most of the year? Cold? Have you experienced snow? While Korea boasts all four seasons, they aren’t equal. Spring and fall can be absolutely lovely, but fleeting, whereas, summer and winter tend to take over the year. Both seasons can catch people by surprise, especially [...]

Gym Alternatives in Daegu

Cheap & Easy Exercise Spots in Daegu   We all see the banners everywhere; ‘Join our gym! Lose that weight! 1 month – 3 months – 6 months – 1 year payments! It only costs 1/4th of your paycheck every month!’ But the reality always hits us in the face after we tour the fancy, [...]

By |2018-04-19T19:59:21+00:00January 9th, 2018|Feat. Editorials, Korvia Contributor Editorials|0 Comments

Baking Basics Glossary Guide

  Baking in Korea is not an easy task. The ovens are small enough to fit on your kitchen counter if your apartment even has one. Whether you want to make pancakes, bake a cake with your rice cooker or just microwaveable treats it’s important to know what is available and what it’s called so [...]

By |2018-04-19T19:59:21+00:00December 28th, 2017|Feat. Editorials, Korvia Contributor Editorials|2 Comments
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