Nakwon Arcade: Original Center of Korea’s Music Industry

Nakwon Arcade: Original Center of Korea’s Music Industry

That ugly building that goes over the road next to Insa-dong and Tapgol Park is a musician’s paradise. It was also the seed for Seoul’s gay culture.  Join our Patreon to get more stuff https://patreon.com/darksideofseoul Book a tour of The Dark Side of Seoul...
Dying With Dignity

Dying With Dignity

Is dying with dignity a human right? Should we be allowed to choose death over suffering? In Korea, these are tough questions asked by the government, lawyers, doctors, and, more importantly, society. We explore the euthanasia issue in Korea. Join our Patreon to get...
Words, Words, Words

Words, Words, Words

Continuing our exploration of the roots of Korean words. Learn about uses of fire, energy, and how to say, “This is the way,” in Korean. Join our Patreon to get more stuff https://patreon.com/darksideofseoul Book a tour of The Dark Side of Seoul Ghost Walk at...
Desecrated Graves

Desecrated Graves

Desecrating a grave in Korea releases Manggwi, particularly nasty ghosts. Find out more in this episode.  Join our Patreon to get more stuff https://patreon.com/darksideofseoul Book a tour of The Dark Side of Seoul Ghost Walk at https://darksideofseoul.com...
Korean Ghost Stories & Urban Legends

Korean Ghost Stories & Urban Legends

We exhume and share Korean stories, urban legends, and real mysterious encounters to make your skin tingle with dalksal! Stories include the following… The Virgin Girl’s Grave A young woman, trapped in a flat grave, finds release when a passing man unknowingly lets...
Limp Handshakes | “Ugly Koreans, Ugly Americans” part 3

Limp Handshakes | “Ugly Koreans, Ugly Americans” part 3

We cover more rules of etiquette from this classic 1990s tome. Limp handshakes, staring at foreigners, last minute invitations, and more.  Join our Patreon to get more stuff https://patreon.com/darksideofseoul Book a tour of The Dark Side of Seoul Ghost Walk at...