Even within the nation of South Korea, regional stereotypes are present. Out of the many regions of Korea, the Busan stereotype is one of the most well-known.
Some general stereotypes include high consumption of seafood, due to the location of Busan, and having quick temperaments. Furthermore, men from Busan are seen as macho, assertive, brooding, and quiet.
However, this, along with the unique regional dialect, is seen as chic and sexy, and is often a source of pride. Here are some K-pop stars who originally come from Busan!
He snuck it in there! Short and sweet~
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lahkim is a Soompi writer who is passionate about Korean beauty products as well as the beauty trends of Korea. Other than her love for Korean beauty, she is also a fan of K-dramas, K-indie, and K-hip-hop. Her favorite K-pop artists include Hyukoh, Zion. T, and WINNER. When she is not going crazy over the latest update about Bobby or obsessing over the newest episode of the latest drama, she can be seen either studying for her Biology midterms or helping out at her campus ministry.