Dating and marriage customs in korea
Blind dates are much more common here than back home.
Unfortunately for modern day cash-strapped grooms, that usually translates to a matching jewelry set: diamond ring, earring and necklace (or other jewelry). In Korea, brides keep their family names, even after getting married.
When things start getting more serious with your significant other, you might introduce them to your parents. Well in Korean culture, that won’t happen for a long time!
When a couple wants to introduce each other to their parents, it’s because they intend to get married.
Well if it ever becomes a reality, make sure you know what’s expected of you if you’re marrying a Korean!
(Weirdo : P) Note: This is a list of common expectations for when Koreans marry other Koreans. You’ll Need Mommy and Daddy’s Permission “ So you’ve been dating that Korean for a while now and you’ve even got the whole Korean style proposal thing done. Although getting married is about love, in Korea, many people also see marriage as a union of two families.