Seoul - Northern Seoul (PDF Chapter)
This is the Northern Seoul chapter from Lonely Planet’s Seoul guidebook.
The city’s northern districts seldom figure prominently on international-tourist itineraries, which is a pity as they’re home to some of Seoul’s most charming neighbourhoods and fascinating sights, including the best sections of the old City Walls.
- head up the slopes of Naksan to the ‘moon villages’ for wonderful views of the city.
- admire traditional buildings and Joseon-period furnishings in a splendid hillside setting at the Korea Furniture Museum.
- tour the old cell blocks of Seodaemun Prison History Hall and learn about the horrors of the Japanese colonial period.
Coverage includes: Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Sports & Activities, Accommodation.
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