Next to the theatre and concert hall; the changing exhibitions are generally worth a look as modern Korean artists often display...
Admiral Yi Sun-Sin’s Statue
This statue is a downtown landmark. Seoul-born Yi Sun-sin (1545–98) designed a new type of metal-clad warship called geobukseon (turtle...
Seoul City Tour Bus
If you want to see as much as possible in a short time, this is one way to go. Comfortable and colourful tour buses run between Seoul’s...
Sejong Centre for the Performing Arts
This leading arts complex puts on major drama, music and art shows – everything from large-scale musicals to fusion gugak (traditional...
Squeeze yourself into this tiny conveyor-belt sushi joint to enjoy Japanese-style raw fish with wasabi. It’s on the expensive side –...
Jongno Bindaetteok information
Lonely Planet review
Don’t let the scruffy and dingy decor put you off – the freshly made gourmet bindaetteok is crispy and golden and bursting with seafood (haemul) or meat (gogi) . It goes perfectly with a glass or two or three of makgeolli .