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Travel Guide of Seoul in South Korea by Influencers

Seoul, officially the Seoul Special City, is the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea. With the surrounding Incheon metropolis and Gyeonggi province, Seoul forms the heart of the Seoul Capital Area.

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Discover our travel guide of Seoul in South Korea made of pictures from travel influencers and photographers.

What you will see and do in Seoul:

  🗼 Landmark     🌆 Skyline     🏘️ Town     🌉 Bridge     🏰 Temple     🏰 Palace  

Travel Tips for visiting Seoul

Seoul was totally destroyed during the Korean War in 1950, but since the 1960s, the city has recovered tremendously and is now a remarkable and dynamic megalopolis. However, some districts and places have retained an old-fashioned charm, such as the typical old markets. If Seoul resembles other Asian capitals, you will find plenty of parks and places to breathe. It's a paradise for electronics and a great place to get the latest technology. The Korean cuisine is very original but delicious and is a show with every meal.

If you come to Seoul for the first time, you must definitely buy a ticket to take a tour of Seoul City Bus. This is a state-run bus system that started operating in 2000 with the purpose of bringing tourists to learn and explore the most prominent tourist attractions in Seoul. This is the fastest, cheapest and easiest way to get acquainted with Seoul.

Gyeongbokgung is the first royal palace built in the Joseon Dynasty and is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions in Seoul that you cannot ignore. It recreates history, the past in the most vivid way as well as contains more than 4000 heritage and national treasures of Korea.

In Seoul, there is the ancient village of Bukchon Hanok, which is very famous for its many traditional houses from the Joseon Dynasty, which has inspired many beautiful photos of tourist followers. This used to be the living quarters of aristocrats and high-ranking officials, but now it is home to a number of households in Seoul along with many restaurants, cafes, a shop and a museum here.

Traditional Korean markets are like a magnet for those who love shopping and discovering culture. And it's great that Seoul has about 15 different large markets to please everyone. If you are a fan of cheap shopping places with lots of delicious food, then traditional markets are definitely for you. This place not only has tourists but also a lot of locals buying and selling every day. Here, you can choose a few items such as: clothes, accessories, bags, ...

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  🏘️ Town spots     🗼 Landmark spots     🌆 Skyline spots     🏰 Temple spots     🏰 Historic site spots     🏰 Pagoda spots     🌲 Forest spots     Panorama spots     🌉 Bridge spots     🛣️ Road trip spots     🏞️ Lake spots     🌲 Nature reserve spots     🏰 Palace spots     🏖️ Headland spots     🏞️ Waterway spots     ⛰️ Cliff spots     ⛰️ Hill station spots     🌲 Northern hardwood forest spots     🏰 Place of worship spots     🏞️ River spots     🏖️ Shore spots     ⛰️ Summit spots     🌉 Suspension bridge spots     🏖️ Beach spots  

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