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About South Korea

South Korea is a great year-round travel destination. Seoul’s shopping and luxury are legendary. It also has a rich culinary tradition, abundant recreational activities, and vibrant nightlife. Jeju Island is known for its beach resorts and volcanic landscapes. With its long history, beautiful culture, and natural wonders, South Korea offers something for every traveler.

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Myeong Dong
4.5/5
5,711 Reviews
Featured Neighbourhood
Myeong-dong is a well-known commercial district in Korea that combines food and beverage all kinds of entertainment. It includes a wide variety of brand-name stores with small vendors selling small commodities and food on either side of the street. The Myeong-dong Festival is held here in the spring and autumn, as well as the Miss Myeong-dong Pageant, folk games, traditional wedding ceremonies, fashion shows and plenty of other attractions.
N Seoul Tower
4.5/5
5,313 Reviews
Modern Architecture
Observation Deck
N Seoul Tower is a major landmark located on top of Namsan Mountain, overlooking a panoramic view of Seoul. It is not only a paradise for Koreans, but also a popular destination for foreign tourists. Under the N Seoul Tower is a wall of locks, where lovers come to hang a lock symbolizing their never-ending love. The French-style revolving restaurant at the top of the tower is a popular spot for a romantic dinner on what feels like the top of the world. Another highlight of the N Seoul Tower is the fantastic night view. The lights on the launch tower, observation deck, tower and tower floor are all as magnificent as they are varied, and even change with the weather and seasons.
Gyeongbokgung Palace
4.4/5
4,747 Reviews
Historical Architecture
Palace
Gyeongbokgung Palace is located in a corner of central Seoul, the first palace constructed during the Joseon Dynasty. Gyeongbokgung features gorgeous scenery all year round, with cherry blossoms in the spring, green trees in summer, ginkgo trees in autumn, and pearly white snow in winter. Korean dramas, such as "Da Jang Geum", "The House of Kings", and "You from the Stars" have all been filmed here. The east side of Gyeongbokgung Palace is Geonchunmun Gate, with Yeongchumun in the west, Sinmumun in the north, and Gwanghwamun in the south. Gwanghwamun Gate is the main entrance to the palace, featuring exquisite craftsmanship, clever architecture, and a magnificent stylistic design. The changing of the guard ceremony is certainly worth a watch.
Udo Island
4.6/5
1,780 Reviews
Island/Peninsula
Udo (literally 'cow island') is a small island situated to the east of Jeju Island in South Korea. The island was named after its shape, which resembles a cow lying down. In addition to visiting the island's summit, visitors can also enjoy spectacular views from eight different scenic spots.

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