Tagged: greet

Jeju, Korea: Kalguksu, Korean Soup 4

Conversations With Koreans: Have You Eaten?

Recently in a conversation with four Korean women, the topic of etiquette and manners came up. We were discussing differences from the west compared to Korea. I brought up how endearing, although strange at first, that Koreans consistently ask if I’ve eaten and if I respond that I haven’t, inevitably food shows up.

An American Family and a Korean 0

An American Family and a Korean

The first trip home with Jae-oo was a lot of introductions. Not only was he meeting friends he’d heard stories of but just as, or...