Tag: differences

  • What are the differences between Korean culture and Chinese culture?

    A lot of differences. Some Chinese people say that Koreans “stole” Chinese culture but in some ways Korea is more Chinese than modern day China is. -Koreans follow strict Confucian principles more than modern day Chinese do. This was true even back in the old times when Qing China and Joseon Korea existed. Koreans more…

  • North Korea vs South Korea

    This actually isn’t a clear cut rhetorical question as it seems. South Korea has a massive dark side to it. North Korea benefits: -live life simply and freely like it was the 1950s -gender equality is better in North Korea. Women can serve in the army for example -You don’t have to study 16 hours a day…

  • Korea vs China what’s the difference?

    A lot of differences. Some Chinese people say that Koreans “stole” Chinese culture but in some ways Korea is more Chinese than modern day China is. -Koreans follow strict Confucian principles more than modern day Chinese do. This was true even back in the old times when Qing China and Joseon Korea existed. Koreans more…

  • Comparisons of East Asia, China vs America

    I just finished my trip to Taiwan, which concludes the last East Asian country I’ll be visiting. I visited China first in 2011, then Korea in 2013, then Japan and Taiwan this year. I already talked about some of these differences. Below you can see some videos I made. I think that every one of…

  • Japan vs Korea vs China, Inter-Asian relationships

    I’m back from Japan! which means I now have been to the three major East Asian countries, Japan Korea and China. Which means I can do a fair comparison between all three. Cost of living Japan is the costliest for sure. Not only is it about 20-30% more expensive than Korea on everything, but a…