"Suwon: the fortress city" Top 5 Page for this destination Suwon by iwys

Suwon Travel Guide: 115 reviews and 305 photos

Suwon is a city of one million people, just 48 km south of Seoul. Its main attractions, Hwaseong Fortress and the Korean Folk Village, make it a popular day trip from Seoul. Other attractions are the World Cup Stadium and Suwon's galbi restaurants. The city's slogan is "Happy Suwon".

  • Last visit to Suwon: Feb 2006
  • Intro Updated Nov 7, 2008
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  • Mr.Sparkle's Profile Photo
    Dec 15, 2009 at 11:56 PM

    Solid page. best of all the Suwon material here. i'll be heading off to Suwon in a few weeks to see the wall and your tips were really helpful. thanks.

  • freddie18's Profile Photo
    Nov 12, 2008 at 12:43 PM

    Very informative and useful Suwon page Ian. Got to include Korea in my next trip to Asia. Thanks for sharing.

  • victorwkf's Profile Photo
    Apr 4, 2006 at 7:49 AM

    Very informative page with nice photographs of Suwon. I enjoyed my visit there too :)

  • Wild_Orchid's Profile Photo
    Apr 1, 2006 at 6:45 AM

    Wow a nice page! hope your wishes came true. :) ps. interesting toilet too!!

  • RoseAmano's Profile Photo
    Feb 17, 2006 at 7:32 AM

    Reading here brought back memories of my own visit many years ago. I remembered seeing movie filming there. Now, in Japan many Korean dramas and pop culture has become popular!

  • jckim's Profile Photo
    Feb 14, 2006 at 4:36 AM

    Nice Suwon page Ian! especially " Haenggung" tip! Where now next place? :)


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