South Korea, is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and sharing a land border with North Korea.
Are you thinking about teaching English in South Korea? If so, a TEFL certificate is very important. Most public schools and private language schools (hagwons) require a TEFL or TESL certificate now.
Here are some other interesting things to know about your target country. South Korea is a very beautiful country which experiences four distinct seasons each year. South Korea is home to a variety of cities and towns including many large metropolises with soaring skyscrapers to farm lands and tiny villages that sprinkle the countryside.
Also, there are many beautiful parks and recreation areas as well as natural hiking paths and secluded areas to rest and rejuvenate.
For all these reasons, it is easy to understand why South Korea is an extremely popular destination for people wishing to teach English abroad.
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