* How to use:
Read the graph vertically to compare the time differences between cities from around the world.
|Seoul, Tokyo (Korea Time)||1:00||4:00||7:00||10:00||13:00||16:00||19:00||22:00|
|Taipei, Manila, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore||24:00||3:00||6:00||9:00||12:00||15:00||18:00||21:00|
|New Delhi, Calcutta||22:00||1:00||4:00||7:00||10:00||13:00||16:00||19:00|
|Teheran, Kuwait, Jeddah||19:00||22:00||1:00||4:00||7:00||10:00||13:00||16:00|
|Hamburg, Rome, Paris, Amsterdam||17:00||20:00||23:00||2:00||5:00||8:00||11:00||14:00|
|Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo||13:00||16:00||19:00||22:00||1:00||4:00||7:00||11:00|
|New York, Montreal, Bogota, Toronto||11:00||14:00||17:00||20:00||23:00||2:00||5:00||8:00|
|Vancouver, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles||8:00||11:00||14:00||17:00||20:00||23:00||2:00||5:00|
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* Please note the there is no daylight savings in Korea.
* Shaded boxes designate times that fall in the previous calendar day.
Spring lasts from late March to May and is warm. Various flowers, including the picturesque cherry blossom, cover the nation's mountains and fields during this time.
Summer lasts from June to early September. It is a hot and humid time of the year.
Autumn lasts from September to November, and produces mild weather. It is the best season to visit Korea.
Winter lasts from December to mid-March. It can be bitterly cold during this time due to the influx of cold Siberian air. Heavy snow in the northern and eastern parts of Korea makes for favorable skiing conditions.
|50,000 won(oman won)||10,000 won(man won)||5,000 won(ocheon won)||1,000 won(cheon won)|
|500 won(obaek won)||100 won(baek won)||50 won(osip won)||10 won(sip won)|
* Buses and vending machines may only accept 1,000 won bills and coins.
Electricity and Voltage
The standard voltage in Korea is 220 volts.
The outlet has two round holes and is the same type used in France, Germany, Austria, Greece, Turkey, and many other countries.
If you do not have a multi-voltage travel adapter, you can borrow one from your hotel’s front desk. If you want to buy one in Korea, you can do so at a duty-free shop, convenience shop at Incheon International Airport, or Yongsan Electronics Shopping Town.