Things to see and do - Gwangju
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Gwangju Travel guide
Gwangju : Michelin's recommendations
Gwangju (1.4 million inhabitants) has an ambitious vision for its arts and culture scene, and has met with considerable success: the city hosts the contemporary arts biennale, a major event in Asia, and is the site of the proposed National Asian Culture Complex. A lively and active city, which has determinedly forged ahead after the bloody repressions of the past.
Tourist attractions Gwangju : Things to see and do
114 Bakmulgwan-ro, Maegok-dong, Buk-gu ROK - Gwangju
Gwangju National Museum, whose collection comprise s over 50 000 objects, is reputed for its magnificent celadon ceramics dating from the Goryeo Period (10-11C). Celadon, "cheongja" in Korean, refers to glazed ceramic ware ranging from tran..
ROK - Gwangju
The May 18 National Cemetery is the final resting place of demonstrators killed during the military repression organised by General Chun Doo-hwan that started on this fateful date in 1980. It was a bloody repression, in response to Gwangju's steadfas..
20-8, Jisan-Dong, Dong-Gu ROK - Gwangju 501150
Prix Prices from : 125400 KRW
Located near Moodeung Mountain, Shinyang Park Hotel Gwangju offers contemporary accommodation, an indoor pool and a fitness centre. Free internet access and free private parking are available. Rooms at Hotel Shinyang Park come with both air-conditio..
1287-2, Juwol 1-dong, Nam-gu ROK - Gwangju 616-970
Prix Prices from : 75000 KRW
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, International Business Hotel offers accommodation in Gwangju. Free private parking is available on site. You will find a kettle in the room. Rooms are fitted with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you..
13, Jungang-ro 160beon-gil, Dong-gu ROK - Gwangju 61483
Palace Hotel Gwangju offers accommodation in Gwangju. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. Every room at this hotel is air conditioned and is equipped w..