The Absolute South Korea Experience
Learn all about South Korea with travel that embraces this country’s wide assortment of enchanting regions. Absolute Travel’s South Korea travel information covers all the popular destinations and hidden secrets that this Eastern gem has to offer.
Enjoy Seoul as you visit the Secret Garden on the grounds of the Changdeok Palace, have morning tea in the formal back gardens known as Nakson-jae—still used by the royal family, or explore the magnificently landscaped grounds of the Gyeongbok Palace. Learn about South Korea with travel that highlights Seoul’s history and culture as you check out the costume collection on the palace grounds at the National Folklore Museum, or take a morning excursion to the Korean Folk Village. Also make sure to try a plate of tasty bibimbap, and shop for antiques at Antique Alley.
Head to Busan to visit Korea’s largest temple, Tongdosa, and see its extensive art and sculpture collections. Stroll in the nearby fishing village of Chungmu, a popular place for seafood. Venture south of Busan, and sail to Jeju Island to see the world’s longest lava tubes, the Snake and Manjang Caverns, and visit the Hallim Weavers village for an unusual look at wool production and weaving.
Tour Chonju City, famous for its papermaking, or take a day trip to Panmunjom, the site of a small farming village on the 38th Parallel which was destroyed during the Korean War. Explore the Goryeo Silk Factory near Chuncheon, and make an autumn visit to Seoraksan National Park, a mountain wonderland. Take in the sights at Gyeongju, an open-air museum with royal tombs and temples, and see Mt. Gyeryong National Park’s pristine mountain environment and some of the oldest Buddhist temples in Korea.
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