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Old 06-25-2013, 06:23 PM
 
Location: Washington State
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I lived in an expensive building in Gangnam Gu and I know people there drank the water. I never did and when I brushed my teeth with the water, I got nauseous. I would recommend newcomers to use bottled water in Seoul.
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Old 06-25-2013, 07:57 PM
 
Location: Columbus, Ohio
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The way the water is purified in S.Korea is different than the U.S. Your system will not be used to it and you will get sick.

That being said, I adjusted my system to the water, but it was a very eventful two weeks. This was back in 99-01. I have read the water is much better now and top of the line water systems used.
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