If I asked you to picture an exotic country, you'd probably go with something like Australia or Japan. But after this exclusive list by Bored Panda, you'll probably consider South Korea one too.

To show how unique this country really is, we put together a collection of pictures that vividly illustrate its everyday life. We're talking solar-powered benches with USB and wireless charging, onion-flavored cereal, and pretty much everything else you can find there.

Continue scrolling to check out the images and the conversation I had with Hammer and Guillaume, A Fun Couple from Hong Kong and France respectively, who have been traveling the world and documenting their adventures on their blog and Instagram.

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Running Out Of Children Due To The Low Birth Rates, A School In South Korea Is Opening Their Doors And Allowing Illiterate Grandmothers To Enrol, So They Can Also Learn To Read

Running Out Of Children Due To The Low Birth Rates, A School In South Korea Is Opening Their Doors And Allowing Illiterate Grandmothers To Enrol, So They Can Also Learn To Read

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Otter
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11 months ago

That's something I've seen in real life, some Asian women of a certain age and social class were put to work as soon as they were old enough, and never taught to read or write.

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This Care Package The South Korean Government Sent Me While I’m In Quarantine Day 2

This Care Package The South Korean Government Sent Me While I’m In Quarantine Day 2

Translated letter that was attached to the package: “For people who are currently suffering from the Corona-19 virus, we send our regards and sympathy. We (the food ministry?) is sending this “environment-friendly health package” constructed with environment-friendly crops. We hope this helps you get energy for your daily routine. Furthermore, we hope you get well soon to return to your daily life. You can do it! Fight it! Go South Korea!”

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hellomynameisT
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11 months ago

Oh wow! That is very sweet

SuperChicken
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11 months ago

Talk about boosting one's moral support. This is simply admirable.

Bob Belcher
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11 months ago

In America you just get a bill

Bernadette Circle
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10 months ago

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Well, we got the stimulus checks. And sending care packages on such a large scale would actually be a waste of money

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Michael Se
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11 months ago

When you create a society based on empathy and human dignity...

Alexia Tr
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1 month ago

Very relatively. They are very thoughtful for some thing, but the way they treat their students and workers is everything but empathetic or human.

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Mazer
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11 months ago

Korean government had their act together

Louise B
Community Member
11 months ago

That looks like an expensive gift hamper! It actually looks fresh and appetising. Meanwhile, in the UK my parents got some dried macaroni and tinned food - for an authentic post apocalyptic experience.

Mevrouw Madelief
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11 months ago

In the Netherlands we've got nothing lol

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Watching
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11 months ago

You guys got boxes?

Burtine Kendall
Community Member
11 months ago

Common sense blended with kindness. A government that recognizes people - what a breath of fresh air.

BluEyedSeoulite
Community Member
11 months ago

My daughter's daycare had to shut down for 2 weeks because a teacher became infected. We ended up getting a care package as well since some families do rely on nutritionally balanced lunches and snacks from daycare. I didn't expect it at all!

Arran Walker
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11 months ago

Where is this?

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Gregg Bender
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11 months ago

This is how government should work.

Dorothy Parker
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11 months ago

That is how you do it.

Nicola Lagonigro
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11 months ago

Free food here in NYC was room temp mayo based salads , single serve sugary cereals and stale white bread. I'd have killed for fresh fruits and vegetables!

Arran Walker
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11 months ago

And it wasn’t a national care package program, either.

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DD
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11 months ago

My god, I can't IMAGINE the government doing something like that on a mass scale. I'm in the US, I'm sure this is no surprise to anyone...

Miss Cris
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11 months ago

Do you mean Trump sending carrots a nice words written on paper?

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Lainie
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11 months ago

Yeah, they sent me one too. In Europe.

Samantha PandaNotBored
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11 months ago

This is lovely . Then there’s the UK government who cried when it was asked to give 15 PER WEEK ! to hungry kids and the vulnerable . Cried for weeks they did

Nicola Lagonigro
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11 months ago

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The British people deserve all they got considering the way they handled the pandemic.

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SomePeopleCallMeMaurice
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11 months ago

In this US they didn’t even bother to send us a letter to say go f*** yourself. But it was implied.

Ryan Deschanel
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11 months ago

"And be productive workers again !"

Arran Walker
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11 months ago

😆 You get it

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Chloe *Leah* Pheonix
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11 months ago

This is so kind! My Gov would only do that to the rich people ngl

Monika Molnar
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11 months ago

2 days worth of salary - that 's what in Hungary we have to pay for ONE pcr teszt (19000 HUF = 65 USD ) No care package, no free masks, nothing :(

Bayou Billy
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4 months ago

That seriously sucks. My sympathies.

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lil_gremlin
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11 months ago

That's so wholesome!

Bethany Lingle
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11 months ago

hey where's my care package america

Julia Jules Whitelegg
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11 months ago

This is great!

Mare Freed
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11 months ago

That's wonderful!

Teresa Spanics
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11 months ago

AWW, that was so nice of them :-)

sharron lynn parsons
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11 months ago

I am very impressed !!!

Carole Gleed
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11 months ago

How kind

Maria Persson
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11 months ago

Whoa, that's amazing <3

Carmen Sandiego
Community Member
11 months ago

Wow!

Christel Nellemann
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11 months ago

That would never happen in USA, that would be seen as evil.

Chris Rosolowski-Jones
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4 months ago

The United States did help with food and cash. The schools passed out meals ,so the kids not only got increased food stamps ,but also two -three meals a day. There still continues to be an increase in free food distribution sights handing out meat, veges, fruit ,milk etc. I've seen the baskets of food handed out. It was alot of food and it was good choices and fresh. Plus food stamps were increased. The USA also passed out 3 checks of a good amount of money. Two checks in 2020 and one in 2021. People with kids also got $350/ month as an increase in child tax credit. I don't have children so I'm not 100% sure if that was pet kid. Unemployment was paid with very little questioning. It was also paid for many more weeks then none covid time. There was help with rent and utilities if needed. So the USA government did provide a substantial amount during Covid. I'm sure the government in Korea didn't drop these packages of themselves. They most likely had local people prepare them and off.

Chris Rosolowski-Jones
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4 months ago

Which is the community helping the community and providing employment. Which makes sense because the local people would know What their community needs. The government paid for it but just like the USA ,but these services are provided locally.

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Janet Pattison
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7 months ago

Wow! We, in the US can improve in so many ways!

Nadia Bakker
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7 months ago

This is awesome!

GFS gogo
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8 months ago

These vegetables look so fresh!

AmandaKay
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9 months ago

Fighting! ✊🏽

Miss Melanie
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9 months ago

Wow! And on Day #2? That’s really cool

ebunny
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9 months ago

Love!

Corgimations
Community Member
10 months ago

Another reason why I wanna visit South Korea.

William Waugh
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10 months ago

So much for the U.S. being all that!

Janet Cox
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10 months ago

Extremely thoughtful. UK Gov. take note.

Callia Rose Girouard
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10 months ago

thats nice:)

WhatEvenIsLife
Community Member
10 months ago

As opposed to our pathetic government here in the U.S.

Burtine Kendall
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11 months ago

Wow - common sense mixed with kindness - wonderful.

Jo Choto
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11 months ago

A friend in the uk was given a cheese sandwich on quarantine. Just two slices of white bread and a slice of cheese. That’s it.

Smiley Rie
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1 month ago (edited)

As someone who is sick & just found out I’m Covid Positive today & whose boss didn’t even send the slightest message of feigned concern, this actually brings tears to my eyes

Sylvia Newcombe
Community Member
1 month ago

FRESH fruits and vegetables?! IF we were so lucky to have a caring government in the USA, it would be processed, starchy garage with no loving notes 🙁

Kerry Bullen
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1 month ago

My local government sent me tins of beans, pasta and mouldy bread!!

William Bohrer
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3 months ago (edited)

Sometimes, I wish I were Korean. They're the Canadians of Southeast Asia. Overshadowed by powerful neighboring countries, they compensate by being genuinely *nice* people. At least to outsiders; obviously I can't speak from any other viewpoint.

Amy Doyle
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4 months ago

Wow. That's so nice and probably helpful, especially if you can get out the house to get anything from the shop.

N R
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6 months ago

Pakistan m kehte hain maro we don't care..

Melinda Nicole
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6 months ago

It's crazy how one of the most caring countries is next to one of the most evil countries. I feel so bad for the people in North Korea and really pray that something changes their and the people are no longer prisoners.

Jackie Wacky
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9 months ago

That is so lovely, and thoughtful - and from a government department too!

Ellie
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11 months ago

Man so much plastic. Wish the govt would take incentive in using greeb packaging.

Béatrice Gallet
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11 months ago

It's not eco friendly to have so many plastic pouches !

Seán Baron
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11 months ago

Knowing South Korea they're probably biodegradable

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zoey agens
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1 day ago

Noooice

BookBabe
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1 week ago

Lovely package...I see vitamin c-rich foods, masks, disinfectants among other stuff I don't recognize. Thoughtful indeed

Marilyn Zytko
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2 weeks ago

This makes me happy😊☺️

Marilyn Zytko
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2 weeks ago

This makes me happy☺️

Tamiko Andrea
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2 weeks ago

This is something one would get from a friend or a co-worker...hard to believe it came from the government...it's so personal!

Sara Palczynski
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3 weeks ago

Wow they’re just making the US look like a pack of jerks right now. This is really great

Shannon Dasher
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4 weeks ago

Notice that the care package had healthy food. Not junk.

Kelly Boekhout
Community Member
1 month ago

I would be totally moved by this. America ain't doing that for ya!

Fenris Strange
Community Member
1 month ago

Wow. That was cool of them.

Sande Knight
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1 month ago

THAT is the way it should be!!!

Bonni Adah Stoker
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1 month ago

hahahaha...environmentally friendly health package...did this person fail to see all the single use plastics the fruits and vegetables are wrapped in, and yes, this is how food is packaged in supermarkets here. and all the plastic bottles. and please explain what these environmentally friendly crops are? hahahahaha...this person is definitely one of those E2 visa holders.

Nicole Devlin
Community Member
1 month ago

Wow! Imagine Your GOVERNMENT caring about Your well-being & comfort!

Crybaby 222
Community Member
1 month ago

Aw, that's so nice

S. Elizabeth Bobo
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1 month ago

I would feel so special!

Kelvin Scott
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1 month ago

another great idea

Madonna Rose
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1 month ago

Wow that’s caring!

She-an Perez
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1 month ago

Wow!

Sonja Ströll
Community Member
1 month ago

Will auch so ein Paket! Hatte ja schon 2 mal Corona!

Mrry L TIM W.
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1 month ago

South??? Korea?

gishagrlmo mt
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2 months ago

And other countries excuse if….

Miriam Mwangi
Community Member
2 months ago

Mmmhhh now thinking of visiting this country

Tarryn Louise
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2 months ago

I'm loving this <3

Keisha
Community Member
2 months ago

That's incredible.

Annalynne Carter
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2 months ago

I wish I was there when I had Covid.

Nita
Community Member
2 months ago

Our country should be that compassionate

Louisa Anyanwu
Community Member
3 months ago

so nice here in usa nothing

Quant
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3 months ago

The plastic wrapping everywhere is certainly environmentally friendly…

Dominique Leca
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3 months ago

😀🤩

Aberdeen McDowell
Community Member
3 months ago

Lucky all I got was depression

Nubis Knight
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3 months ago

Shanghai citizens are in need of this!

Antenor Costa Filho
Community Member
3 months ago

Se a 'esquerda furiosa' tivesse permitido, traríamos tido algo semelhante, aqui no Brasil . . .

OLIVI YAY (she/her)‍
Community Member
4 months ago

What is that fruit covered in white netting???? I have been wondering that FOREVER

Vital Rat
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4 months ago

;-; so kind of them

Fatty Toogans
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4 months ago

I want to live in Korea now

Ja R
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4 months ago

meanwhile north Korea d**k tator let his people starve building missiles and people sick disappear

Chuck Caprisun
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4 months ago

Americans if the government sent this out: BUT I DON'T WANT TO

Lingerie De Paris
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5 months ago

Now that's a smart government

Sophia Austin
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5 months ago

Yes I saw a different care package on tiktok

Giovanni Giorgio
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5 months ago

Awww That is amazing

Gillian Gray
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5 months ago

LUCKY

Phee C
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5 months ago

If only America can do that

Christine Casper
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5 months ago

Love it I want one

pmsfo
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5 months ago

So thoughtful and awesome. Great to see a unified fight against a threat instead of the American "every man for himself" way of thinking.

Shabbir Yamani
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5 months ago

Hope the expiry date on outdoor stuff was 2 months or more. We hardly ever get to use any free stuff handed out.

Sara Fuentez
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6 months ago

Wouldn't it be wonderful if "other" nations would follow this humanitarian example?

Sarah
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6 months ago

America never ever mentioned that just maybe we need to have healthier eating habits.. considering overweight people and the elderly suffered the most. But nope! In true American fashion, we were enticed with donuts, fries, beer, burgers, etc. to get vaccinated. America is so stupid sometimes. More concerned with not hurting the feelings of the overweight and less concerned with talking about healthy habits and the importance of them!

Patricia Wilkins
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6 months ago

This gives a fresh perspective on things

Cindy Swain
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6 months ago

Love ❤ this.

William Hannah
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6 months ago

What? All the US gave us is several thousand dollars. No thought put into it at all.

Bernadette Jamieson
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6 months ago

Now that’s compassionate

Mare Freed
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6 months ago

This is so nice!

Lorie Shewbridge
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6 months ago

This brought tears to my eyes.

Rob Schmitt
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6 months ago

I.have to say this is awesome. Not going to find that kind help in the U.S.

Nancy Delgado
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6 months ago

Awesome! A government that actually cares about their people! Sure isn't the USA!!

Mainak Saha
Community Member
6 months ago

Ok, I must say korea is a great place.

James Casady
Community Member
6 months ago

Where is my factory farm steak, bacon, beer and whisky??!!?? How the hell am I expected to recover!?!!!??

Brooke Daniels
Community Member
7 months ago

Great examples of empthy and understanding that can make such a deep impact on peoples subcontious, and help ensure that people feel like they are in this together. More countries need to take heed and follow suit, especially here in the US, where it feels like everyones on there own in this pandemic, we could definity use a care package or too, or in all actuality we could really use a government that would think about giving us a care package

Tara Markey
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7 months ago

This is unbelievably considerate

Kelli Pike
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7 months ago

FIGHTING! *fist pump*

Jennifer Philhower
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7 months ago

A government that actually cares and meaningfully shows it!

Brandie Nichole
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7 months ago

That’s amazing.

Richard Claessens
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8 months ago

You know you got to love their attitude I guarantee you you would not get this treatment in North Korea

JJ tyh
Community Member
8 months ago

wow

Aeon Decker
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8 months ago

Better than here, they are very considerate

Kyah Russell
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8 months ago

yah its nice of dem

Lionelle Grosdemanche-dien
Community Member
9 months ago

Very thoughtful

Hans Bass
Community Member
9 months ago

That is so nice.

Shaun Coleman
Community Member
9 months ago

Wow. That is more than out government did! (Ontario, Canada).

Izzy the mushroom
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9 months ago (edited)

That’s so nice of them

Beverly Deelstra
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9 months ago

nice

E
Community Member
9 months ago

A government that actually cares for its people? Awesome!

Amber Twigg
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9 months ago

thats nice of them all i got was a daily call 2 times a day, to make sure im at a land line then one random call. would have loved this when stuck in a hotel. they had a box of can and pkg food you call desk. you payed jacked up prices. can soup that be $1.05 would be $3.00-4.00 each that was tomato soup price, .5 liter milk was $7.00 i don't even look at the cereal could not afford the milk. Thank god mama told me to travel with food always. pkt coco drink mix, tea bags, all in one coffee black lipton, plain roasted rice tea, tubes sugar and cream, instant grits and oatmeal. few instant ramin pkts. broke them in half for each serving. 10 spam envelopes, 10 tuna envelops, 30 pkts of 3min noodle, rice, dry soups mixes pkts like knorr & lipton type. traveling over seas. Bring own food make sure its type your aloud to. bring DVDs burn some 4-5 movies a CD copies I add a few cartoon to use up space. to fit in a mini album. Make sure you have out let adaptors lol cost me 55.00 lol

Amy Beckler
Community Member
10 months ago

Whoa! All healthy stuff...cheeseburger needed.

Margaret Weaver
Community Member
11 months ago

Whoa... that is Japan-level governing! VERY impressive!!

Baali Venomax
Community Member
11 months ago

They sent you FREE fruit????

Anna Lisa Casati
Community Member
11 months ago

E' dolcissimo, ma dire "condoglianze" suona un poco di malaugurio, ecco..

Andrea Andersson
Community Member
11 months ago

This is so cool and sweet and good for mental wellbeing, too! And somehow reading that all I could think about is a pack of M&M's and a pack of popcorn, which were given as a thanks to US essential employees for working during first lockdown. This makes me sad, employers of US of A :(

Arran Walker
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11 months ago

I worked during the lockdowns because I’m a lab worker for the Texas DSHS. We didn’t even get candy and popcorn.

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Nikhil Gupta
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11 months ago

Too much plastic

AJ
Community Member
11 months ago

This is so sweet!

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Amber V
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2 months ago

Omg. America! Where is ours???

Demon Girl
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2 months ago

the US could never. and I should f****** know

Marilyn McElroy
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2 months ago

US Take note

Suzanne Bujold
Community Member
3 months ago

South Korea is sooo modern... Just watch a couple of their movies on Netflix...

Miles Dowdeswell
Community Member
7 months ago

Environment friendly crops packaged in single use plastic and styrofoam?

Shaane
Community Member
8 months ago

The “environment-friendly health package” that has every item wrapped in plastic

Milf Memoires
Community Member
9 months ago

And you wonder why we have so much plastic in the world...

Milf Memoires
Community Member
9 months ago

And you wonder why we have so much plastics in the world...

Aaron Stoneberger
Community Member
3 months ago

Maybe some of that money could have went to someone who needed it more than u and would appreciate it

Aaron Stoneberger
Community Member
3 months ago

All y'all that are bitchen about u didn't get nothing what about the stimulus checks three ofem some people are getting monthly checks nothing is never good enough always think something is owed to yal selfish bastards these other countries don't have it half as good as u do kids are starving to death and yal complain how bad USA is if you don't like the USA then get the f**k out please maybe the USA be better off without yal init

Aaron Stoneberger
Community Member
3 months ago

Man if the usa is so bad that all of y'all are crying..hot damn u got three checks some still getting monthly checks always want more n more..if u don't like this country then get the f**k out if it's so bad

T H
Community Member
6 months ago

Ni kimchi and rice????!!!

J Wright
Community Member
6 months ago

Blah bee boop. Idk Korean

Iampazuzu
Community Member
11 months ago

..but where's the TP?!

Lainie
Community Member
11 months ago

Not next to fresh food.

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Ania Barrett
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11 months ago

Environmentally friendly my a**e. Way too much plastic :(

Arran Walker
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11 months ago

Biodegradable plastics, probably. You can compost them.

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Nicole Vahai
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11 months ago

veggie friendly, kind of them to send something, i wonder what their concept of the food pyramid entails. hmmm, you were either sick snd didn't care, because you didn't want to eat or you were light headed and starving with nothing but raw vegis in a hotel room,. did you have a way to cut the vegis? if you did, go South Korea! ! it mist have been this luxurious package snd the encouraging letter that kept you from passing over the threshold of death's door, cause clearly you lived fo tell about it. i see correlation snd causation? don't you? perhaps my dry sarcasm will be misgiven.hmm hmm hmmm ha ha ha.

Jack Holt
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11 months ago

I might be wrong but I have heard that giving fruit and vegetables is regarded as a very good and healthy gift in most asian cultures. Im assuming the majority of households would have rice and condiments in bulk.

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This country in East Asia makes up about 45 percent of the Korean Peninsula and faces North Korea across a demilitarized zone (DMZ) that's 2.5 miles (4 km) wide. The DMZ was established by the terms of the 1953 armistice that ended fighting in the Korean War (1950–53) and runs for about 150 miles (240 km).

"We have been calling South Korea our home for 3.5 years now," A Fun Couple told Bored Panda. "What we liked about the idea of moving here was that this country is still not on most people's bucket list when traveling to Asia. Many travelers would rather prioritize neighboring countries such as Japan, China or Hong Kong when visiting the continent."

However, according to Hammer and Guillaume, South Korea has been making a name for itself over the last few years, with the K-phenomenon on the cultural side and large companies such as Samsung and LG on the business side.

"We were excited but also curious to live in a country that continues to develop fast yet remains a bit unknown to the Western world."

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Pink Explosion In Jeju City, Jeju Island, South Korea

Pink Explosion In Jeju City, Jeju Island, South Korea

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Eva the Egg
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11 months ago

Absolutely gorgeous

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Korean Ktx Trains Play “Healing Broadcasts” Where They Just Show Newborn Puppies Rolling Around For Five Minutes

Korean Ktx Trains Play “Healing Broadcasts” Where They Just Show Newborn Puppies Rolling Around For Five Minutes

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Eva the Egg
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11 months ago

Why is this only in South Korea. THIS NEEDS TO BE EVERYWHERE

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#5

Airports In Seoul Provide A Map To Your Gate On The Back Of Your Boarding Pass

Airports In Seoul Provide A Map To Your Gate On The Back Of Your Boarding Pass

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Avocadorable
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11 months ago

This needs to be at every airport. I tend to find airports a labyrinth with hard to find gates.

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One aspect that really impressed the couple once they came to this country was the strong sense of solidarity amongst Koreans. "An aspect that's really astonishing and will help you understand what we mean by that is the gold collecting campaign."

"In 1998, South Korea was about $304 billion in debt to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). As a national sacrifice, 3.5 million Koreans donated their gold to the government to repay part of the debt. About 227 tons of gold were donated voluntarily during that event. Impressive, right?!"

"This sense of solidarity can be felt in everyday life in Korea. For example, during the pandemic, people were very supportive of each other. Koreans made a joint effort to keep social distancing rules and wear masks at all times. This is also why South Korea was seen as a benchmark when managing the COVID crisis in its early stage."

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Took These In The Same Spot Over The Past Year. Korea’s Four Seasons: Yeouido

Took These In The Same Spot Over The Past Year. Korea’s Four Seasons: Yeouido

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Eva the Egg
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11 months ago

Every season is so photogenic!

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Glad To See My Favorite Tree Standing Healthy After This Year's Numerous Typhoons And Landslides, South Korea

Glad To See My Favorite Tree Standing Healthy After This Year's Numerous Typhoons And Landslides, South Korea

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hellomynameisT
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11 months ago

Beautiful photograph!

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#8

This Subway Car In Seoul Has A Mini Library

This Subway Car In Seoul Has A Mini Library

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Eva the Egg
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11 months ago

Every train should have this

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Of course, settling in another culture takes time. Hammer and Guillaume said the 'work hard, play hard' concept was probably the trickiest thing to adjust to.

"Koreans are very hard working. The maximum number of working hours per week recently changed from 63 to 52, but it's still a lot. Although the work-life balance got better over the last few years, working overtime (and not being paid for it) is still pretty common."

"It is also very common to go out with colleagues multiple times a week after work and have dinner and drinks until late at night. We definitely had to cut down on our sleeping hours, but it's a lot of fun to live and work in South Korea!"

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Apartment Complex In Korea Being Painted, So The Painters Shrouded All The Cars In The Parking Lot To Protect From Splatter

Apartment Complex In Korea Being Painted, So The Painters Shrouded All The Cars In The Parking Lot To Protect From Splatter

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hellomynameisT
Community Member
11 months ago

Very thoughtful!

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#10

Starbucks In Seoul Offering Used Coffee Grounds For Gardening

Starbucks In Seoul Offering Used Coffee Grounds For Gardening

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Anne
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11 months ago

Same in the Netherlands

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#11

Just Received This At My Door! S. Korea Gives Out Food Rations To People In Quarantine

Just Received This At My Door! S. Korea Gives Out Food Rations To People In Quarantine

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Avocadorable
Community Member
11 months ago

I heard about this. Good for people that can't get groceries home delivered or have no one to take care of them. Great job! Wish all local governments globally did this.

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#12

This Hand-Painted Underside Of A Temple Roof In Korea

This Hand-Painted Underside Of A Temple Roof In Korea

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Sara Rodrigues
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11 months ago (edited)

Beautiful work!

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"Since there are much fewer expats in South Korea than other Asian countries we've lived in, things are not always fully catered to foreigners. Opening a bank account, getting a local driver's license, getting a phone plan, using different apps; these things weren't always easy," A Fun Couple said.

"Besides there is still a language barrier and most of the documents are rarely translated into English. However, we've noticed that it has become easier for a foreigner to go about their daily life than when we arrived here 3.5 years ago. So we hope that this trend will continue in the future as well!"

#13

I Get To Walk Through This Everyday On My Way Home From Work

I Get To Walk Through This Everyday On My Way Home From Work

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Avocadorable
Community Member
11 months ago

Fairyland paradise. You are so lucky to walk home through this. 🤩

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#14

This Sign Is Not For A Cat Crossing. It Means "Caution: Cat Is Around"

This Sign Is Not For A Cat Crossing. It Means "Caution: Cat Is Around"

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NsG
Community Member
11 months ago

A specific cat, or just cats in general?

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#15

This 2D Café We Visited In Seoul

This 2D Café We Visited In Seoul

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Eva the Egg
Community Member
11 months ago

🎶Take.... on... meeee..... *take on me* Take.... me... onnnnnnnn.... 🎶

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#16

Modern Korea Built Around Historic Korea (Seoul)

Modern Korea Built Around Historic Korea (Seoul)

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tiari
Community Member
11 months ago

Pretty normal for a large amount of European cities too. But really really beautiful nonetheless.

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During their time in South Korea, A Fun Couple discovered a beautiful country, full of contrasts between the modern and the traditional, amazing natural landscapes, and exciting cities like Seoul and Busan.

"South Koreans are very welcoming and positive-minded people. We met so many great people here and made very good friends. Therefore, we highly recommend South Korea as an expat destination. We started our blog so that more people can realize how great this place is and that they should add this destination to their bucket list!"

#17

Small Restaurant In The Snow, Seoul, South Korea

Small Restaurant In The Snow, Seoul, South Korea

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Eva the Egg
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11 months ago

Looks like something out of a fairytale

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#18

Solar Powered Benches Here In Seoul, South Korea. Complete With USB And Wireless Charging Docks

Solar Powered Benches Here In Seoul, South Korea. Complete With USB And Wireless Charging Docks

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hyperunknown
Community Member
11 months ago

Every country should have this.

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#19

Bukhansan Yesterday

Bukhansan Yesterday

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Nora12
Community Member
11 months ago

I want to go on this trail. It looks lovely.

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#20

"Root Bench" Is A Public Installation By Architect Yong Ju Lee In Hangang Art Park, South Korea

"Root Bench" Is A Public Installation By Architect Yong Ju Lee In Hangang Art Park, South Korea

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hellomynameisT
Community Member
11 months ago

Now this is pretty!

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#21

South Korea Puts Traffic Lights On The Ground So That People Who're Looking At Their Phones Can Still See The Light

South Korea Puts Traffic Lights On The Ground So That People Who're Looking At Their Phones Can Still See The Light

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Andy Acceber
Community Member
11 months ago

Smart!

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#22

This Ice Lolly I Bought In Korea Has A Little Tray To Prevent It From Melting All Over Your Hands

This Ice Lolly I Bought In Korea Has A Little Tray To Prevent It From Melting All Over Your Hands

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Sue Hazlewood
Community Member
11 months ago

Real strawberries mmmmmm

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#23

Korea Is So Beautiful

Korea Is So Beautiful

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Gerard Neaux
Community Member
11 months ago

It really is

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#24

An Old Pine Tree, Daedunsan, South Korea

An Old Pine Tree, Daedunsan, South Korea

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hellomynameisT
Community Member
11 months ago

Beautiful!

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#25

Every Half Kilometer They Have A Resting Place Made For Pedestrians In This Korean City Ansan

Every Half Kilometer They Have A Resting Place Made For Pedestrians In This Korean City Ansan

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Kevin Gerke
Community Member
11 months ago

There is a lot of park-like things integrated throughout cities. I love it.

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#26

Chips Organized Into A Rainbow In Korea

Chips Organized Into A Rainbow In Korea

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Avocadorable
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11 months ago (edited)

My ocd thanks you.

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#27

This Latte Art From A Cafe In Seoul, South Korea

This Latte Art From A Cafe In Seoul, South Korea

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Firstname Lastname
Community Member
11 months ago

Is that a drinkable Charlie Brown?

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#28

South Korea Isn't Joking When Battling Covid-19

South Korea Isn't Joking When Battling Covid-19

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Anne
Community Member
11 months ago

but.. in the sun you get hotter right.. so how would that work?

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#29

I'm Staying In Korea Right Now And Apparently There Is A TV Channel Dedicated To Dogs, As In Programming For Dogs

I'm Staying In Korea Right Now And Apparently There Is A TV Channel Dedicated To Dogs, As In Programming For Dogs

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Avocadorable
Community Member
11 months ago

Umm, of course there is!

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#30

This Here Is The Entrance Of The Club Chroma In Seoul, South Korea By MVRDV Architecture, Which Is Said To Be The Largest Nightclub In The World

This Here Is The Entrance Of The Club Chroma In Seoul, South Korea By MVRDV Architecture, Which Is Said To Be The Largest Nightclub In The World

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Eva the Egg
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