Seoul is a mega-city in South Korea with a population of over 10 million residents. Despite Seoul’s futuristic appearance, it has a history dating back over 2,000 years which you can discover when you visit Seoul. You can easily arrive in Seoul at Incheon International Airport then using the Express Train to travel to the city and metro stations. Don’t forget to grab a free metro map to help you enjoy Seoul tourism hassle-free.
One thing that’ll make you Seoul trip simpler is the availability of free super-fast wi-fi throughout the city’s public spaces. This will let you easily consult your phone or tablet at any point during your trip to Seoul. In fact, the Seoul’s near-futuristic technological advancement and implementation is one of the things that most impresses visitors to this grand Korean city.
Seoul boasts over 100 museums that’ll give you a deeper understanding of South Korean history and culture. Highlights include the Bukchon Hanok Village and Namsangol Hanok Village museums which re-create life in a traditional Korean village, as well as the War Memorial in memory of the Korean War. Don’t forget to head to N. Seoul Tower in Namsan Park to enjoy the spectacular views of this massive metropolis. It’ll undoubtedly be one of the most memorable moments of your Seoul holiday.
When you travel to Seoul, make sure to try the wide variety of stunning Korean cuisine found in the city. Head to Hongdae, a buzzing young area, and sample the mix of wine bars, modern restaurants, and small eateries serving classic Korean flavors like kimchi, banchan, and a wide variety of noodle dishes. So, craving a holiday in Seoul? Have a look at the recommendations and hotels below and get started planning that trip.