You can find a moment of rest in the middle of Gangnam, one of the busiest districts in Seoul, at this cafe and lounge. The individual rooms with beds and televisions are 7000 won per hour, and the massage chairs are 6000 won per thirty minutes. Both services include coffee, tea or a drink of your choice. If you’re looking for something after work, there is a unlimited pass for 10,000 won in the evening.
About ten years ago, there was a Korean TV show in which celebrities survived on ten thousand won for a week, challenging notions of money and value. Although we probably can’t live on just ten thousand one per week or even per day now, there are still ways to experience how much a single green bill is truly worth. Check out this essential list of things you can do and buy with just ten thousand won or less.