Pig aka 돼지 aka Innocent-Faced Bank

  The thing that I feel wondrous is that there is homogenization everywhere. Yes, including the piggy bank. No matter  where I go, I see the innocent-faced piggy bank with the same innocent face. Today, I saw the silver one. Wow, silver. Hmm… I wonder where is the factory… How about piggy bank in your … Continue reading

You Buy Things with Won in South Korea

Here in South Korea, of course people are using their native currency. Currency for South Korea is Won (원) (sign: ₩; code: KRW).  Now the exchange rate between Won and Dollar is skirting around 1100 Won for 1 USD. For Won and Rupiah, the exchange rate is around  8 Rupiah for 1 Won. From Wikipedia: … Continue reading