Living in South Korea: Housing types
Turn back the clock to the year 2000 and you would have found fewer than 500,000 foreign nationals living in South Korea. Today, official figures suggest the tally is closer to 2 million. How have the South Koreans solved this population squeeze? By building upwards rather than outwards.
An expat’s guide to housing in Metro Manila
Half a million people live there – and another half a million go to work there every day.