My various pages

Pages about various interests:

Currently Here

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Seoul

This page is dedicated to the wonderful city of Seoul, the capital of South Korea. Read all about the history, the lifestyle, the heritage, the architecture, the food... All the photos and post are related to my short trip in April 2010 and an extensive research afterwards.



▷ USEFUL INFO ABOUT SEOUL

An overview of Greater Seoul with a map
An overview of the historic Seoul
About my hostel Open Guest House
About Gangnam, Seoul's modern center

▷ SEOUL 2010 TRIP JOURNAL

Trip to Seoul: My first day
Trip to Seoul: My second day
--> My weird subway experience
Trip to Seoul: My third day
--> Korean War exhibit
Trip to Seoul: My last day

▷ SEOUL OBSERVATIONS

My impressions of Koreans and Korea
About Korean women and girls | 韓國女性與台灣女性的比較

▷ THE FAMOUS GATES OF SEOUL

The 4 Great and 4 Small Gates of Seoul
Dongdaemun: Great Eastern Gate
Namdaemun: Great Eastern Gate
Dongsomun: Small Eastern Gate
Namsomun: Small Southern Gate
Bosingnak, bell pavilion

▷ THE FAMOUS PALACES OF SEOUL

The Five Grand Palaces of Seoul
Changdeokgung: "The Palace of Prospering Virtue"
--> Changdeokgung's Secret garden
Gyeongbokgung: "The Palace Greatly Blessed by Heaven"
--> Gwanghwamun, The Gate of Enlightenment
--> Geunjeongjeon, the throne hall of Gyeongbokgung
--> Hyangwonjeong, pavilion of Far-reaching fragrance
--> National Folk Museum of Korea
--> Bigak
Changgyeonggung: "The Palace of Flourishing Gladdness"
--> Jongmyo, famous Confucian shrine

▷ SEOUL'S GREEN GETAWAYS

Hangang park, Yeouido
Cheonggyecheon stream
Tapgol park
Jongmyo park
Namsan Mountain
--> N Seoul Tower
--> N Seoul Tower big photo
--> Lattice Transmission Tower

▷ SEOUL'S TRENDY DISTRICTS

Sejongno
Hyehwa
Myeongdong
Gangnam
--> Gangnamdaero
--> Teheranno
Apgujeong

▷ MODERN SEOUL

Jongno tower
Building 63
Trade Tower
--> Trade Tower big photo
Samsung Tower Palace
Samsung Town
--> Samsung Town big photo
Hyundai I'Park Tower
Kyobo Gangnam Tower