Garosu-gil, Dosan Park, Apgujeong

Photos from October 2015, having a walk in Sinsa and Apgujeong in Gangnam District, Seoul. The areas (along with the nearby Cheongdam) are known for upscale shopping and dining experience; and also headquarters for some major record companies like SM Entertainment and JYP Entertainment.

Seoul Gangnam Apgujeong K Star Road

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Inspiring Landscapes of Korea

A 2012 official tourism promotion video which I really like. It showcases many beautiful natural scenery (and some traditional architectures and cityscapes) across South Korea. Beautiful music too.

Bibimbap at Jeonju Jungang Hoegwan, Myeong-dong, Seoul

Hot stone pot bibimbap Myeongdong Seoul

Bibimbap, literally “mixed rice”, is one of Korea’s signature dish. Jeonju Jungang Hoegwan (established 1956) is a restaurant famous for Jeonju bibimbap in a hot stone pot. The one in Myeong-dong is the main branch, with two others in Seoul.

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Korea Tourism 2016 promotion video – Enjoy Your Creative Korea

Enjoy Your Creative Korea is a TV commercial by Korea Tourism Organization featuring actor Song Joong-ki who’s red hot after starring in popular drama series Descendant of The Sun earlier this year…

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Deoksugung Palace winter snow

Seoul Deoksugung Palace snow scenery

Deoksugung Palace is one of my favourite places in Seoul. It’s easy to reach, not too big to walk around, and looks great in every season.

In spring flowers would bloom, including the best cherry tree I’ve seen in life. In autumn the foliage surrounding the palace wall is awesome. It’s a bit ordinary in summer but they held many cultural shows during the period. And in winter, after snowfall, it looks like these photos, taken during my visit in January 2010.

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