Korea has set more records than you’d expect! And many of the record were set by your favorite idols… Check out these amazing feats that were recorded by Guinness!
3. Largest IKEA in the world
Swedish furniture retailer IKEA built their biggest store in the world just outside of central Seoul, with a sales space nearly as big as the Louvre museum at 59,000 square metres.
5. Fastest internet connection
South Korea has the best broadband service in the world, with an average download throughput of 33.5 megabits per second – nearly three times the speed of second-place Hong Kong.
6. Largest official fan club in the world
In 2008, TVXQ was recorded in Guiness World Records as ‘having the largest official fan club’. The official fan club, Cassiopeia, had well over 800,000 members surpassing the record that Elvis Presley once held.
9. Most clothes worn at a time
ZE:A’s Kwanghee joined an event for “2011 Environment Day” and made the World Record of Wearing the Most Clothes. He wore 252 t-shirts in total, and is now on the Guinness Book of World Records!
11. Passion for Soccer
Koreans are a generaully very patriotic, and have pride in their country and being Korea. And that expends to their passion for soccer. Soccer is a huge sport in Korea and during games, the whole city of Seoul can be heard cheering and showing their support for their teams!