A Short Walk Around City Hall!

  I don’t know about you but I really enjoy walking around, seeing people and places especially in a big city abroad. Today I am going to present you one nice route to take in Seoul to both enjoy the walk and see a part of the city. During this walk you will be able […]

A Night Out at Seoul’s Palaces

When you visit Seoul, Korea, one thing that you should not miss is walking around one of the city’s ancient palaces, such as Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁), Gyeonghuigung Palace, (경희궁) Deoksugung Palace (덕수궁), Changgyeonggung Palace (창경궁), and Changdeokgung Palace (창덕궁) and Huwon (창덕궁). These architectural gems were not only residences of kings and queens, but were […]

Palaces in SEOUL (Part 2)

Today I would like to introduce you more to my observations regarding the “Palace Tour” that I have been doing for the past couple of weeks. Last time I told you more about the Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁) that is by far the largest and most popular palace in Seoul. However, not far from this architectural […]

Palaces in SEOUL (Part 1)

You don’t need to go far away to see some truly extraordinary ancient Korean architecture. Here in Seoul you have a great opportunity to visit various palaces that have served as a home to high ranking officials during the late 14th until the late 18th century.  In total you can visit five palaces and one […]