Things to see and do - Séoul
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Séoul Travel guide
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Seoul, capital of South Korea, is emblematic of the country's incredible economic growth since the 1970s and is home to nearly half its population. A major shopping venue, it is also the site of countless rich royal vestiges dating from the Joseon Dynasty.
Tourist attractions Séoul : Things to see and do
161 Sajikno, Jongno-gu ROK - Séoul
Gyeongbokgung, a royal palace built in the 19C on the ruins of the former city of kings (late 14C) of the Joseon Dynasty, was damaged in the early 20C during the Japanese occupation. Regular restorations have revealed the outstanding legacy of this h..
ROK - Séoul
Bukchon, on the doorstep of Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgung, is home to a host of early 20C traditional buildings, erected on the site of the former aristocratic district of the Joseon Dynasty. This charming neighbourhood, whose streets are lined wit..
Sejongno ROK - Séoul
Gwanghwamun owes its fame to the numerous abodes that line its streets, the most famous of which is the sumptuous palace of Changdeokgung. Dotted with sanctuaries and gardens, this historic district bears witness to its prominent role during the Jose..
42, Namyeong-Dong ROK - Seoul 140-160
Only 400 metres from Sookmyung Women's University, New World Hotel provides air-conditioned rooms with a personal computer and free WiFi. Providing free parking, it is a 5-minute drive from Seoul Station and a 10-minute drive from Myeongdong shopping..
98-14, Garwol-Dong, Yongsan-Gu ROK - Seoul 140-807
Hotel Elle Inn is a stylish hotel located a 2-minute walk from NamYong Subway Station Exit 1. It offers a lounge, free parking and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Guestrooms offer both heating and air-conditioning facilities. Each room is equipped with a min..
83, Mapo-daero, Mapo-gu ROK - Seoul 121-812
Offering free WiFi in all areas and on-site parking, Shilla Stay Mapo is located only a 2-minute walk from Exit 1 and 9 of Gongdeok Subway Station (Line 5 and 6, Airport Railroad Line and Gyeongui-Jungang Line). Each room at Mapo branch of Shilla St..