As the fourth wave of the new COVID-19 is growing stronger in the capital region of Korea, the South Korean government has decided to impose the toughest social distancing measure of Level 4 in Seoul, Gyeonggi-do Province, and Incheon. The level 4 distancing scheme has been extended until August 8th, 2021. Non-capital regions are currently under Level 3, except Yangyang and Daejeon, which are under Level 4. Check out the Level 4 rules below:
- Private gatherings of more than two people are banned from 6pm to 5am. Only up to four people can gather from 5am to 6pm.
- Cohabiting family members, as well as young children and elderly people, who need live-in caretakers, are exempted from the 2-4 gathering rules.
- Restaurants, cafes, and bakeries are allowed to have dine-in customers until 10pm.
- All entertainment establishments, including nightclubs, pubs, bars, and dance halls, must be shut down.
- Weddings and funerals can only be joined by up to 49 people.
- Only one-person protests are allowed for demonstrations.
- The speed of treadmills at gyms must be kept at 6 kph or below and shower rooms must be closed.
- Leisure activities, such as mountain climbing and golf, are only allowed up to 4 people in a group until 6pm.
- PC rooms, study rooms, tutoring academics, and indoor sports facilities are allowed to operate until 10pm.
- All in-person religious gatherings are banned and schools should switch to online classes.
*Reference: Yonhap News (https://en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20210723001452320?section=national/national)
Many of you might be worried about how to stay home during the Level 4 distancing scheme. You don’t have to worry about it if you are using Trazy’s delivery services for self-quarantine! Check out what kind of services Trazy offers to you for social distancing.
1. Food Delivery Service
Food delivery service is one of the most convenient ways of social distancing. If you are struggling with using food delivery service apps in Korea, don’t worry about it! Trazy offers a wide range of food options, including Korean fried chicken, pizza, hamburger, Korean Chinese food, Korean street food (Gimbap, Tteokbokki, Kimchi Fried Rice), Jokbal & Bossam, Thai & Vietnamese Food, Coffee/Bingsu (Shaved Ice)/Desserts, and even Halal food!
2. Online Grocery Delivery Service
If you need grocery shopping or ingredients to cook your healthy meal, simply use the breakfast grocery delivery service on Trazy. Trazy Crew will use the award-winning Market Kurly platform to order quality guaranteed fresh goods for you. You will get your daily grocery needs at your doorstep by the next day 7AM without having to face the delivery person! If you can’t find the good you want to order, you can request a custom order. You can order daily fresh & breakfast foods, fresh fruits, vegan delights, salads, desserts/snacks/coffee/tea, or frozen foods!
3. Easy-to-Cook Food & Instant Meal Packages
Having a stock of ready-made food and instant meals is always a big relief during self-quarantine. If you want to stay home as much as you can for social distancing, simply order easy-to-cook retorts, such as Korean instant noodles or high-quality pre-packed meal packages via Trazy! You just have to receive them at your doorstep and cook them in the microwave or boiling water for a few minutes.
4. Meal Kit Delivery Service
Have a full meal kit delivered to your home and cook yourself fresh and high-quality meals! Meal kits have all the ingredients that you need to make certain food, such as salmon steak, gambas, and tomato sauce spaghetti, and more. With a meal kit delivery service, you can easily cook any food you want even if you are not a good cook.
5. Order Essential Household Supplies
For those who need to shop for basic household supplies, such as soaps, detergents, tissues, tubes of toothpaste, sanitary pads, but reluctant to go to crowded shopping malls, this service is what you need! Order any essential household items that you need and have them delivered to your home. You can purchase quality assured household products at reasonable prices.
6. Order Items from Korean Online Stores
If you want to use Korean online stores at home, but have difficulty with understanding Korean languages or using the complex Korean payment system, use Trazy proxy shopping within Korea. Let Trazy know what you would like to order and Trazy Crew will handle the rest! You just have to wait for your items to arrive after completing the payment on Trazy.
7. SIM Card Postal Parcel Service
A smartphone is one of the most essential items these days and it’s important to stay connected especially during the quarantine. If you need a SIM card but unable to go outside to get a new one, you can just receive it by postal parcel on Trazy! There are a variety of options from 3 days to 90 days.
- Korea Shipping Only – 4G/LTE SIM Card: Data + Voice + SMS (3~90 days)
- International & Korea Shipping – 4G/LTE SIM Card: Data + Voice + SMS (30 days)
Besides essential items, if you need something to entertain yourself during Level 2.5 social distancing measures, check out the services below!
Bonus 1: Fun Crafts & DIY Kits for Adults
If you are looking for something fun at home, why don’t you spend your time with DIY craft kits at home? Order fun crafts and DIY kits for adults so that you can spend your time at home without being too bored. You can choose among an acrylic calligraphy ambient lamp DIY kit, miniature house DIY kit, and DIY paint by numbers.
Bonus 2: Covid-19 Safety Items
It’s always safer to keep Covid-19 prevention items, such as hand sanitizers, masks, and antibacterial soaps. You can easily order these items so that you can stay safe from Coronavirus. If you want high-quality masks, simply order KF94 masks via Trazy, which are manufactures in Korea and grade-approved by the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety.
Bonus 3: Korean Convenience Store Snacks & Instant Coffee
You can’t always eat healthy especially when you are only at home. Simply ask Trazy crew if you want some sweet snacks or instant coffee delivered to you. When it comes to sweets, never say never!
Hope this blog helped you to understand Level 4 social distancing measures in Korea. Let’s follow the government measures and overcome COVID-19 together! For more information about quarantine care packages, check out Trazy.com, Korea’s #1 Travel Shop!