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Public Transportation in Korea
South Korea has world class public transportation options with modern subways, high speed trains and buses that arrive on time.
South Korea Overview
South Korea is an amazing place to live for a year! There's a reason why thousands of westerners choose to work in Korea every year.
When to Apply
There are two major hiring sessions throughout the year. Coordinating your application date with the primary hiring periods is recommended.
Benefits You Can Expect
Teaching in Korea comes with lots of perks. Free airfare and a furnished rent free apartment are just some of the great things you can expect.
Jeollabuk-Do South Korea
Also known as North Jeolla Province
Jeollabuk Do has a total population that hovers around the 2 million mark with about 11,000 foreigners living and working within the province’s cities. The western part of the province is on the coast and the East side of the province sits amongst the mountainous ranges of Sobaek, the Noryung Mountains and the Jinan basin. There are 105 islands off the mainland of Jeollabuk, 80 of which are inhabited. The province is known for its abundance of merchants who sell jewelry, ceramics, woodenware and bamboo fans. Their provincial flower is the Crape Myrtel because of its continuous bloom and perseverance in drought. The province is home to the Jeonbuk FC football club, the first club in East Asia to win the AFC Champions League.
Official Jeollabuk Do Website
Jeollabuk Do Wikipedia
Major Cities in Jeollabuk Province
-Known for its rice fields and traditional feel of Korea.
-Offers some interesting cultural history – Known for its annual summer festivals
-Famous for its beautiful scenery during the Autumn months and nearby Naejang-San National Park.
-Capital city of North Jeolla province – Has a large number of historic buildings, famous for traditional Korean food and festivals
-Home of the oldest festival in Korea, the
Self Proclaimed “The City of Love”.
Other Korean Provinces