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ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Once Upon a Time - Read Korean Folktales

서울특별시, South KoreaPart of Field Trips Online Experiences

Online experience hosted by Brian

60 mins
Up to 10 people. Private groups available for up to 30
Join from your computer, phone, or tablet
Hosted in English

What you'll do

"Once upon a time in Korea..."

Did you know there are more than 500 Korean folktales discovered? Young Korean kids still read these traditional stories at home and schools. In this online program, we will read a Korean folktale together, in English! We will then discuss our thoughts as well as hidden meanings behind the folktales. This family friendly program will be a great opportunity for all ages to bring your inner child out!

Every month, we will present a different story so come join us if you would like to take a part in an interactive story time!

***Important Notes***
1) This program is recommended for children as young as four years old for maximized interaction and comprehension. Guardians are encouraged to be present.

2) Booking is per person joining the program.

3) For questions and private requests, please contact me via message.
Other things to note
This program represents best appreciation, sensitivity, and respect for all individuals with diverse backgrounds of social, economic, cultural, gender, sexual orientation, ideological, racial, and ethnic identities.
"Once upon a time in Korea..."

Did you know there are more than 500 Korean folktales discovered? Young Korean kids still read these traditional stories at home and schools. In this online program, we will read a Korean folktale together, in English! We will then discuss our thoughts as well as hidden meanings behind the folktales. This family friendly program will be a great opportunity for all ages to bring your inner child out!…

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Use Zoom to participate on your desktop or mobile device. After you book you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book a private group
    Brian can host private groups of any size, up to 30 guests. Private group rates start at $168.
  • Request availability
    Can’t find a date that works? Brian can schedule and customize an experience based on your preferences.

What to bring

  • Writing utensils & notes
  • Favorite beverages for a story time
  • Curiosity
From $9
/ person
Sat, Nov 28
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM (EST)
$9 per person
$9 per person
Sat, Nov 28
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (EST)
$9 per person
$9 per person
Sat, Nov 28
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EST)
Join 2 other guests
$5 per person
$5 per person

Meet your host, Brian

Host on Airbnb since 2018
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I am an intercultural educator creating unique learning opportunities to connect people across diverse cultures in and out of Korea. I am passionate talking about Korean culture and how it impacts the locals, but also people around the world. For other programs I host, click my profile!

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Rated 4.98 out of 5 from 207 reviews.

Simon Flyvbjerg
November 2020
5th time overall being on Brian's experience and second time on this online one. Never fails to reach my expectations and the experience is cozy and welcoming to all. Definitely worth spending your money on anytime😁👍👍👍
Angelina
November 2020
What a wonderful experience it was! Brian is such a great storyteller, he sounded at times captivating and at times funny, and the story itself was unique and exciting. The experience is very well thought-out and comprehensive, I learned some fascinating things about Korean culture and traditions. Brian also told about one amazing place in Seoul which is off the usual tourist track so it is very valuable information. During the experience Brian encouraged questions and answered them in a very detailed way, he is such an attentive host. Brian also used some props, which made this storytelling experience very real. This one-of-a-kind experience is both entertaining and educating, highly recommended!
What a wonderful experience it was! Brian is such a great storyteller, he sounded at times captivating and at times funny, and the story itself was unique and exciting. The experie…
Emilee &Quot;Mae&Quot;
November 2020
Brian is an amazing storyteller and person. This was our third time booking and will continue booking this magical experience. His experience is interactive and he really thinks of everything. On a side note, he remembered conversation from our last experience and it made us feel really valued and special. Brian is super kind and this experience makes us feel so relaxed and happy.
Brian is an amazing storyteller and person. This was our third time booking and will continue booking this magical experience. His experience is interactive and he really thinks o…
Katy
November 2020
A unique experience, really enjoyed it and learned about Korean culture. Plenty of time to ask questions as well, and Brian was very friendly and creative.
Joelle
November 2020
Brian is warm and welcoming. His storytelling is stellar! He captured my 5 year-old daughters attention for the full hour and provided interesting information about his home.
Heather
November 2020
I booked this as a way to have a common experience with my five-year-old granddaughter who lives at a distance. It was enjoyable and educational too - for all of us. She and I chatted afterward and we both agreed that we won't soon forget 'horangi'. Thank you, Brian!
I booked this as a way to have a common experience with my five-year-old granddaughter who lives at a distance. It was enjoyable and educational too - for all of us. She and I chat…

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Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.