"Seoul - the Soul of South Korea" Seoul by SLLiew

Seoul Travel Guide: 3,050 reviews and 7,527 photos

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Seoul is the capital city with over 10 million people.

Was pleasantly surprised by the number of bridges in Seoul over the Han River.

Korean characters everywhere reminded me where I was.

Found the subway system fascinating with the deep tunnels and subway stations and trains turned into artwork.



Seoul is less than 50 km south of the North Korea (DPRK) border.

We took a bus day trip to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) or Pakmunjon between North and South Korea. It was an exciting outing and photo opportunity to "capture" both North and South Korean military officers on camera.

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  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Mar 29, 2010 at 9:02 AM

    It would be great to visit Seoul some day.....

  • csordila's Profile Photo
    Feb 17, 2010 at 12:58 AM

    If I will have an opportunity once, to wander on Asia's east coasts, this city will be for sure on my list. Fine tips you are having here. Best. L.

  • hopang's Profile Photo
    Apr 1, 2009 at 7:10 AM

    We love Seoul very much It is a great city. We have no hesitation of visiting Seoul again in the near future. ~ho & pang

  • MalenaN's Profile Photo
    Nov 16, 2007 at 11:15 PM

    The tour to the North Korean border sounds interesting, and the National Folk Museum sounds just like a place I would enjoy to visit.

  • bijo69's Profile Photo
    Nov 14, 2007 at 2:19 PM

    Never been to Korea, but would love to go one day and Seoul is certainly the place to start!

  • xaver's Profile Photo
    Nov 13, 2007 at 4:09 PM

    nice page, hope to visit seoul soon.

  • Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
    Oct 29, 2007 at 6:21 AM

    great page

  • Sep 6, 2007 at 9:24 AM

    I am heading to Seoul soon and I can't wait!

  • kenyneo's Profile Photo
    Aug 23, 2007 at 7:30 PM

    Nice tips on Seoul ...havent decided yet if I should stopover to visit this place ;-) ..

  • victorwkf's Profile Photo
    Feb 22, 2007 at 6:59 PM

    Hi SL, nice tips on seoul! I may be going again this year, perhaps will visit the border with north korea plus 1-2 sights near to seoul :)

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