Why You'll Like The Bukchon Traditional Hanok Village in Seoul

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 0 Comments

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Bukchon Traditional Hanok Village, Seoul

How can a 600 year old urban environment be preserved this good? Seoul, why you so special? When you get to visit Seoul, or if by any chance you are planning to visit, do not forget to spend a few hours in the Bukchon Traditional Hanok Village; now, it this area is used as a traditional culture center allowing people to experience the atmosphere of their Joseon Dynasty, which is part of their long laundry list of Korean Dynasties, dating back as far as 1800s.

This place is surrounded by Gyeongbokgung Palace, Changdeokgung Palace and Jongmyo Shrine, and is a beautiful area to check out some authentic old school Korean culture. The hanoks or traditional houses now operate as cultural centers, guesthouses for travelers, local restaurants, coffee shops, and teahouses. If traditional means looking something as contemporary and as relevant as the Bukchon Traditional Hanok Village, then by all means let’s make everything traditional! #oldschool #socool


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Bowdy is an amateur adventurer, a coffee sleepyhead, and a start-up rooter, with a penchant for classic-looking photos. At last count, he has visited some 51 countries, and is now living in Singapore. He's always in search of fascinating routines to exploit, within the limits of after-office hours and vacation leaves.

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