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Seoul Square’s annual ice rink opens on Thursday

An ice skating rink overlooking Seoul’s City Hall building has opened for the year in the capital of South Korea.

Seoul Square's ice rink © Megan Eaves
Seoul Square’s ice rink © Megan Eaves

The Seoul Plaza Ice Skating Rink is erected every winter allowing skaters to enjoy stunning views of both Seoul’s historic and modern city hall buildings. The rink is open daily from 10am-10pm and to 11pm on weekend evenings, and will run through February. Read more: english.chosun.com