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    InterNations not only helped me finding great business contacts but it moreover helped my family to quickly settle in.

InterNations – Uniting Irish living in South Korea

Would you like to get in touch with other Irish in South Korea? Are you in need of help and advice from your Irish compatriots? Or would you like to join other Irish expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the urban sprawl of Gyeonggi?

Whether you have settled as an expat in South Korea or are still living in Ireland and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations South Korea offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of Irish expats in South Korea, coming from all corners of Ireland - from Cork, over Dublin to Limerick.

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    From Ireland, living in Seoul
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    From Ireland, living in Seoul
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    From Ireland, living in Seoul
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    From Ireland, living in Seoul
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    From Ireland, living in Seoul

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  • March 23rd Internations
    8 replies
    Mar 24, 3:47 AM
    Community member

    Thanks, cant wait.. all this Korean Dramas iam watching made me fall in love with Seoul and Esp late nite Soju and BBQ :)

  • Help english Schools Seoul
    2 replies
    Nov 27, 4:18 PM
    Community member

    Hi William, James has captured the school system here in Seoul very well. I would worry about using the Hag won schools as teachers are often not certified or trained as educators. There are a large …

  • New to South Korea
    2 replies
    Jan 29, 3:40 AM
    Community member

    Hello, thank you very much for your comment. That is very useful to know as I was considering working in South Korea for the last two years, but I haven't quite taken the plunge. Many …

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Find Tips and Advice on South Korea from Irish Expats

Of course, expat living in South Korea is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Irish is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the South Korean way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Irish in South Korea, residing in Seoul, Busan, Incheon and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Irish in Seoul.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Irish food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the South Korean InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Ireland in South Korea.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our South Korea Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get Irish stew in Busan.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for South Korea to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Irish embassy.

From the urban sprawl of Gyeonggi to such popular nature places as Boseong Tea Field, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Irish expats in South Korea.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Irish in South Korea

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in South Korea. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional South Korean kimchi, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Seoul’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see Korea's honeymoon island of Jeju as well as other beautiful landmarks in South Korea.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Ireland and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Dia duit from our Irish living in South Korea!