loader from loading.io

Gambling, First Dates, and Drinking in South Korea. -guest Ryan Heywood (Ep 50)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Release Date: 03/06/2017

Top 5 Pros and Cons to Living in South Korea (Episode 75) show art Top 5 Pros and Cons to Living in South Korea (Episode 75)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Our top 5 pros and cons to living in South Korea based on our own experiences over the years.

info_outline
Alternative and Fun Things to Do in South Korea (Episode 74)   show art Alternative and Fun Things to Do in South Korea (Episode 74)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

There are many alternative things you can find to do during your stay in South Korea!

info_outline
Shopping and Services in Korea (Episode 73) show art Shopping and Services in Korea (Episode 73)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

The costs of living in South Korea can be cheaper than the current country you are in and South Korea can be a great place to save money if done the correct way! Korean clothing, fashion, sizes, food, online shopping, markets, street markets, haircuts, and services in Korea can have their advantages.

info_outline
Summertime in Korea and Events 2019 (Episode 72) show art Summertime in Korea and Events 2019 (Episode 72)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Summertime in Korea has it’s UPS and DOWNS!

info_outline
English in K-pop (Episode 71) show art English in K-pop (Episode 71)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Is English having a bigger role in K-Pop music? How English can play towards K-Pop’s success globally? Is it important for K-Pop idols to know and study English? Does English in K-Pop make younger generations of Koreans want to learn English? What is the future of English in the K-Pop industry? All of this and more in this episode of K-PoD: Life in Korea!

info_outline
Friendship In South Korea (Episode 70) show art Friendship In South Korea (Episode 70)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Friendship can have its pros and cons while living in South Korea.

info_outline
Is Korea Safe? (Ep 69) show art Is Korea Safe? (Ep 69)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

People always have questions and worries with regards to safety in South Korea or regards to safety when teaching for a year in South Korea. How safe is living in South Korea?

info_outline
Strange Things in South Korea (Ep 68) show art Strange Things in South Korea (Ep 68)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

Like in all countries, there are somethings you might find strange if it was in your own country but are completely normal here in South Korea!

info_outline
Best Ways To Teach and Learn English (Ep 67) show art Best Ways To Teach and Learn English (Ep 67)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

The ways of teaching and learning English are always changing and evolving.  What are some of the best new ways and what hasn’t changed?What is the future for learning and teaching English in South Korea?

info_outline
Healthcare in South Korea (Ep 66) show art Healthcare in South Korea (Ep 66)

K-PoD: Life In Korea

South Korea has both National healthcare and private healthcare. Which are you most likely to get with a teaching job and which will work best for you?  Scott, Marco, and Adam talk about the different healthcare insurance each of them has, the coverage you get, the costs, and some of their very own experiences with trips to the doctor or hospitals in Korea!  It’s all about healthcare in South Korea on this episode of K-PoD!

info_outline
 
More Episodes

First dates, couple shirts, drinking, poker and possibilities of marriage in Korea!

Ryan Heywood is from England and has spent the past four years here in South Korea in the Changwon area.  He joins the podcast this week to talk about the differences between living in JinHae and Changwon and what he likes about both cities.  Ryan also talks about playing online poker and if you could make a living doing that.  Ryan then gets into dating in Korea including the best lines to strike up a conversation with women in Korea and the best places for a first date.  Everyone on the panel gives their thoughts on marriage and we find out what Ryan's future plans are regarding living and work here in South Korea.

It's a podcast of first dates in Korea with guest Ryan Heywood for this episode of K-PoD!

Show Notes
  • 02:02
    Ryan talks about his original hometown in England and when he first came to South Korea including where he lived.
  • 05:10
    After living in both Changwon and JinHae, Ryan shares his experiences with living in both cities.
  • 06:39
    Watching a meteor shower from a mountain in South Korea.
  • 08:50
    Why Ryan left Korea his first time and what he did back home before returning.
  • 09:45
    Traveling around Asia and Ryan's best places he has visited..
  • 12:20
    What Ryan would be doing if he wasn't in Korea, personal training and online poker.
  • 16:15
    Hitting the clubs and a night out in South Korea.
  • 19:18
    Everyone talks about their favorite drinks and Ryan introduces his special drink to everyone.
  • 25:45
    First dates and Ryan's experiences with dating in Korea.
  • 40:30
    Settling down and getting married in Korea and everyone's thoughts on the subject.
  • 43:23
    The future plans for Ryan and what he is going to do next.

Direct Download:  http://traffic.libsyn.com/changwoner/ep50.mp3

Contact Ryan Heywood:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ryan.heywood.50

K-PoD
Website:  http://www.k-pod-cast.com
Face Book:  https://www.facebook.com/changwoner/
Email:  podcast@changwoner.com

This show is recorded at: CK (Chef's Kitchen), Changwon
Face Book:  https://www.facebook.com/ckchangwon

This show is produced by: The Changwoner
Website:  http://www.changwoner.com
Face Book:  https://www.facebook.com/changwoner/

Hosts

Scott
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/scottphillipmcfarlane
Email- scott@changwoner.com

Adam
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/peewhenyapoo
Email - adam@changwoner.com

Phil
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/wayne.stanley.5680
Email - phillip@changwoner.com

If you would like to be a guest on K-PoD, or have any questions for the show or regarding South Korea, or have something you'd like to promote, please contact us at podcast@changwoner.com