Tagged: South Korea

Bukchon Hanok Village (북촌한옥마을) Jongno, Seoul, South Korea 2

Seoul: Exploring Bukchon Hanok Village

Bukchon Hanok Village is a Korean traditional village in Seoul with a long history located on the top of a hill between Gyeongbok Palace, Changdeok Palace, and Jongmyo Royal Shrine. The traditional village is composed of lots of alleys, hanok...

King Sejong Monument | Gwanghwamun Square 광화문광장 Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea 9

Seoul: Gwanghwamun Square (and its Hidden Treasure Beneath)

Located in Jongno-gu, dividing Sejong Daero (Sejong Avenue) fronting Gwanghwamun Gate into two opposite lanes. The plaza itself is surrounded by places of cultural, political and economic significance, like headquarters of international companies (like Microsoft), media organizations (like Yonhap), and...