Seoul

  • Hotel:
    • Hotel Blue Pearl
  • Transport:
    • The Seoul City Pass allows tourists to 20 rides per day on buses and trains, as well as unlimited rides on the Seoul City Tour Bus. The passes cost ₩15,000 for 1 day, ₩25,000 for 2 days and ₩30,000 for 3 days
    • Seoul subway trains are relatively cheap, starting at ₩1,350
    • Blue Buses operate the main lines within the entire city of Seoul. A single journey costs ₩1,300
  • Things to see:
    • Gyeongbokgung Palace
    • War Memorial of Korea
    • Namsan Tower
    • Bukchon Hanok Village
    • Myeong-dong
    • Fortress Wall
    • Changdeokgung
    • Namdaemun
    • Gwanghwamun
    • Jongmyo Shrine
    • Statue of King Sejong
    • Seodaemun Prison History Hall
    • Olympic Park
  • Tips:
    • Take a trip to Seochon Village, where the King Sejong was born. Sejong was the creator of Korean alphabets
    • Don’t forget to visit the Cheong Wa Dae (Blue House), where the South Korean head of state resides
    • Jeongdong Observatory offers amazing views of the city