South Korea: Living the High-Tech Life


FACES Magazine May-June 2021. Although it is often overshadowed by its neighbors, South Korea is a vibrant and influential country in its own right. 

Home of K-Pop, kimchi, and connected computers, South Korea is an entirely new experience for most people. Get to know the people, the cuisine, the music, the culture, and why they may have the best alphabet in the world.


With a rich history, cutting edge technology, and vampire deer, why wouldn’t you want to visit South Korea? If a real trip around the world isn’t in the cards right now, pack your virtual suitcase and travel from page to page—with the vibrant photographs, detailed descriptions, language lesson, and food guide it’s almost as good as being there in person!


Enjoy features including:

  • Welcome to Korea
  • Stay Connected in Seoul by Todd Tuell
  • The Best Alphabet in the World by Robin Hansen
  • The World of K-Pop by Marcia Amidon Lusted
  • The Korean Kitchen by Jennifer Buchet
  • Symbols of Peace by Becky Elie Confucianism
  • The Swallow and the Pumpkinseed by Elisa Oh

Regular features of FACES Magazine include High Five, At a Glance, Critter Corner, Where in the World, A Closer Look, Your Turn, Dear Kylie, Art Connection, Say What?, One Last Face, Contest, and a crossword puzzle.