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Rob K.

Bucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea

Hi my name is Rob and I'm happy to be your guide here in Korea.

I'm a Korean-American, born in Seoul, lived in Chicago and now back in Korea. Before coming back here, I was a banker on Wall Street for many years. I gave up on that career after realizing that I was missing out on life and the things that mattered to me most. I naturally made the transition into guiding because hospitality is merely an overflow of my personality and and an outpour of my servant heart. I love talking about Korea and that's what I get to do all day when I guide my guests. Living a simple and care-free life now, I have no regrets.

So we can talk about Korea anything. Korean culture, history, society. . . you name it. I'm very flexible. We can even have an honest conversation about the pressing issues we face as a nation. I'm very happy to answer any questions you have about Korea.

I can also take you to some of the most exciting places here in Korea and tell you the stories of what makes them so amazing. I am an expert on Korean traditional architecture, as well as traditional food. A trip with me will take you through our past, present as well as show you what the future has in store for us.

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We spend half a day with Rob and it seems to be a whole week. He speaks perfect English and is extremely accommodating. he is a walking Wikipedia and his knowledge of the history, the habits , the politics and the nature of the people is amazing. in half a day we succeeded to see and understand a lot on what is Korea in general and Seoul in particular. He knows what the visitor want and like and helps with every wish. If you want to have a real professional guide that is also your friend - book with Rob
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