Secret Garden at Changdeokgung Palace

Changdeokgung Palace is the most well-preserved of the five existing royal Joseon palaces. It was recognized as a World Cultural Heritage site by the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Committee in December, 1997. The palace has a public area, royal family residence building and a garden. I just walked from Bukchon Hanok village to the palace,…

Seoul Tower’s Locks of Love

Namsan Tower has a breathtaking, panoramic view of the city around it. Accordingly, it was the first tower-type tourism spot in Korea. Entrance is free. Heading to Namsan Tower was a little challenge for me. I decided to take subway train to get to the tower. I stayed in a guesthouse that’s a few blocks…