SEOUL

The VICE Guide to Sex

The Rise of South Korea’s Sex Shop Industry

Thanks to changing attitudes toward sex and new laws governing adult toys, South Korea’s sex shops are moving out of the shadows and into the mainstream.
VICE Staff
8.21.18
Skateboarding

Hell and Marble: Inside South Korea's Skate Scene

Just 35 miles from the DMZ, skateboarding in Seoul is thriving.
Sander Hölsgens
4.3.18
VICELAND

Eddie Huang Slurps Up Some Noodles in South Korea

The 'HUANG'S WORLD' host visits Seoul to see how the country puts its own spin on global culinary trends.
VICE Staff
8.9.17
Munchies

I Visited Seoul's Most Insane Pet Cafes, from Capybaras to Meerkats

In Korea, you can eat waffles while petting sheep, and some smoothies come with a side of meerkats.
Spencer R. Morrison
8.4.17
Film

Say Hello to South Korea's Uncanny Female "Greeting Bots"

Gritty streets, colored lights, robots replacing humans: 'PLASTIC GIRLS' is like a very, very early 'Blade Runner' prequel.
Beckett Mufson
7.27.17
Features

Joel Eel's Eclectic Techno Debut Explores Growing Up Korean-Canadian

How cultural guilt and family expectations informed the Toronto producer's new album 'Very Good Person.'
Sofia Luu
6.28.17
travel-world

Americans Living in South Korea Are Getting Nervous About War

Expats like me are increasingly worried about tensions between Donald Trump and the North.
Spencer R. Morrison
6.1.17
Scene Reports

There’s a New Wave of Korean Musicians Thriving Outside the K-Pop Machine

A crop of producers are breaking free from your stereotypes.
VICE Staff
1.30.17
Film

Dancers Melt Through Space in a Stunning CGI Experiment

A Korean animator bends time and space like Kurt Vonnegut's all-knowing aliens.
Beckett Mufson
1.4.17
Pizza

The Pizza Show: Business of Pizza

We'll explore some new frontiers of the pizza business, from a company that's using robots to revolutionize pizza to South Korea, the hottest growing market for za'.
Frank Pinello
12.29.16
coffee

'Meringue Coffee' Is the Latest Weird Coffee Shop Trend

Move over, Pumpkin Spice Latte.
Phoebe Hurst
11.30.16
Art

Balloon Sculptures Bring Permanent Cheer

Myeongbeom Kim's sculptures literally lift you up.
Beckett Mufson
11.9.16
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