Travel Destinations: South Korea

Seoul: A City of Contradictions and Surprises

World Trade Center, Seoul | Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons

Founded 600 years ago by the Joseon dynasty, Seoul has a truly Asian heart. The seventh largest city in the world, the dynamic capital of South Korea is a bewitching mix of ancient and modern. A cutting-edge cityscape of glass, steel and concrete skyscrapers tower over traditional wooden houses with tiled roofs and a maze of cobbled alleys in distinct, village-like districts... Read More

The Culture of Kimchi

Uniglobe The Travel Times - Korea's national dish, kimchi

The Korean national dish, kimchi (김치), is a tart and tasty traditional fermented dish made of vegetables mixed with an array of spices. Read More

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