Seoul Things to Do

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  • 26. Presidential Blue House

    4 out of 5 stars

    Cheong Wa Dae (청와대) is often called the "The Blue House", named after its blue roof with a tongue-in-cheek reference to the United States White House. Like the White House, the...

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  • 27. Namsangol Hanok Village

    4 out of 5 stars

    Namsan Hanok Village was built mostly for the tourists in 1998, but originally here was located a summer resort (during Joseon period). Village are is small so you well spend no more than 30-40...

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  • 28. Sinchon

    4 out of 5 stars

    Sinchon University District is an area of Seoul, Korea, that is famous for its shopping and nightlife. It is jam-packed with restaurants, bars, cafes, and clothing stores. Sinchon is at the heart of...

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  • 29. Hangang Shimin Gong-won - Han River Citizens' Park

    I just love Hangang Park in Yueido. This will be lovelier at night perfect for a romantic stroll. When exiting Yeouinaru Subway, go directly to the Cascade indicated on the map at the entrance of the...

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  • 30. Seoul World Cup Stadium

    4 out of 5 stars

    If you've lived in Seoul for a while you may start to miss some of your back-home products. You also, however, don't really want to go out on an all-day shopping trip to Wal-Mart or Costco or wherever...

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  • 31. Namdaemun Market

    4 out of 5 stars

    Don't forget to take in a trip to Namdaemun market and also Myeong-Dong market. Even if you don't want to buy anything (believe me you will when you are there) it is a great place to take in the...

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  • 32. Suwon Fortress

    If you've been to the Citadel in Hue, Vietnam then this place seems to be its counterpart. The ancient city was protected by a wall and entrances/exits are through massive and elaborate gates. At the...

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  • 33. Incheon International Airport

    Am pretty impressed by the architectural beauty of Incheon International Airport. It's very huge, modern & bright. You have to take a train inside to take you to the boarding gates. Try to get here...

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  • 34. '88 Olympic Park

    Created for the 88 Olympics, this park is massive. There are wide spaces; the Olympic cycling bowl, swimming pool, tennis courts (all covered) and other stadiums as well as outdoor tennis and miles of...

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  • 35. Gangnam

    Gangnam-gu (강남구) is the upscale side of Seoul. Considered to be more affluent compared to other districts, this is where you will find COEX, Apgujeong Dong...

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  • 36. Seodaemun Prison History Hall

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    It is one of my fav in this city. It shows a side of Korean people's patriotic side and the struggle against imperial Japanese agressors. For more than 30 years before the end of WWII, Korea was...

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  • 37. National Museum of Korea

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Firstly, National Museum of Korea is FREE :-) It i still strange for me as in Europe you will not find any free palaces/museum. This is a 3 floor musem and time to spend: about 2 hours. Here you...

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  • 38. Daehak-ro

    There are dramatic performance street of Seoul. lots of dramatic companys and lots of little theaters stand at street, and you'll to find for many atmosphere restaurants and street drawing artists,...

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  • 39. Suraksan

    Suraksan is a mountain north of Seoul, most of the way to Uijongbu. From the summit and various other points on the mountain, there are amazing views of Seoul, Bukhansan, and Dobongsan. Near the peak,...

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  • 40. Chongmyo

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This is, in my opinion, the most beautiful of Korea's royal palaces. Built in 1395, it is dedicated to the monarchs of the Choson dynasty, who ruled Korea from 1392 to 1910 (when Japan took over)....

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  • 41. Pagoda Park

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Seoul's Pagoda Park, now called Tapgol Park, is the first modern one built in this city. It has a number of beautiful and historically significant pagodas, including some that are counted as national...

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  • 42. Ingwansan Mountain

    A second outing we enjoyed was a visit to Inwangsan Village located one stop past Gyongbok Palace on the underground. This village is famous for its shammanist temples with their brightly coloured...

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  • 43. Jongmyo - Royal Shrine

    Jong Myo is the Royal Ancestral Shrine of the Joseon Dynasty ( 1392~1910 ). There are two major ritual halls and seven auxiliary structures including Gongsindang, pavilion. This( picture ) main hall...

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  • 44. City Hall

    City Hall was constructed in 1926 in a gothic style reminiscent of something from New York City, Chicago, or possibly Batman. It was built during the Japanese occupation and has always housed the...

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  • 45. Tapgol Park

    This is a crowded city centre park. Not so green, but with some interesting historical sites. Tapgol Park is built on the former site of Wongak Temple which was destroyed at a time when Buddhism was...

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  • 46. Namhansanseong - Mountain Fortress

    Namhansanseong (남한산성) is one of my favorite places to hike in Korea. It combines nice hiking trails, with a historic fortress, massive gates, several Buddhist temples, a...

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  • 47. City Bus Tour

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    I took this tour, starting from Yongsan where I was staying, on the day I arrived, as it gives you a fantastic overview of the city, helping you to understand its layout and decide where to go back to...

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  • 48. Unhyeongung Palace

    The small Unhyeongung (운현궁) palace is located just south of Anguk Station. Unhyeongung is famous as the birthplace of King Gojong, and the residence of his father, Prince Regent...

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  • 49. National Assembly Area

    South Korea is a "thriving" democracy where the opposition party can become ruling party. This impressive building, the National Assembly building is actually located on Yoeuido island, in the middle...

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  • 50. Nanta

    'Cookin' Nanta' is a show recommended to me by a friend and I'm glad I watched it. It's a performance where a cast of just 5 people (4 chefs and their manager) play out a story using knives, pots,...

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