Better know for Samsung and political tensions with North Korea, there is a thriving queer scene here hidden right in plain sight — you just need to know where to look! Fast-paced and utterly obsessed with fashion and technology, the dynamic city of Seoul is also profoundly traditional with peaceful palaces, temples and mountain trails. We just wish the society at large would be more accepting…. South Korea as a whole has a far less accepting view of its LGBTQ community than most of the rest of Asia — and while the strength of conservatives and the Christian fundamentalists wanes slowly, things are still not where they need to be. Many in Korea believe they have never met a gay person, and it is a topic not often talked about, with political parties avoiding discussion of LGBT rights and many people burying their heads in the sand. As a visitor you are extremely unlikely to experience any outright discrimination but be aware, many queer locals lead double lives and succumb to the overwhelming societal pressure to keep their sexuality private.
Male sauna Korean massage is excellent - Sealala
Muscle Land - Healing & Massage
It was part of our plan to visit a jjimjilbang and since Sealala was part of the pass, we decided Ok, while I visited the place, I didn't know why the Korea dry sauna was not open. You can use Whenever I fly to Seoul , I visit Sealala. The sauna facilities and the Korean massage in male sauna are brilliant. Skip to main content. Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers.
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