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Top 10 Seoul

Book Description

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Seoul will lead you straight to the very best Seoul has to offer. Whether you're looking for things not to miss at the Top 10 sights or want to find the top place to eat, this guide is the perfect companion, taking the best of the printed guidebook and adding new eBook-only features. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists--from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals. There's even a list of the Top 10 ways to avoid the crowds.

The guide is divided by area, each with its own photo gallery and clear maps pinpointing the top sights. You also can view each location in Google Maps if reading on an Internet-enabled device. Plan each day with our itineraries and see the sights in individual areas. You'll find the insider knowledge you need to explore every corner with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Seoul, now with a sleek new eBook design.

Table of Contents

  1. How To Use This Top 10 Guide
  2. Seoul’s Top 10
    1. Seoul’s Highlights
    2. Gyeongbokgung 경복궁
    3. Insadong 인사동
    4. National Museum of Korea 국립중앙박물관
    5. Dongdaemun 동대문
    6. Namsan 남산
    7. Changdeokgung 창덕궁 & Changgyeonggung 창경궁
    8. Bukhansan National Park 북한산 국립 공원
    9. Buamdong 부암동
    10. Bukchon Hanok Village 북촌 한옥 마을
    11. Gwacheon 과천
  3. Top 10 Of Everything
    1. Moments in History
    2. Festivals and Events
    3. Museums and Galleries
    4. Modern Seoul
    5. Culinary Specialties
    6. Korean Alcoholic Drinks
    7. Restaurants
    8. Tearooms
    9. Cafés
    10. Bars
    11. Shops and Markets
    12. Healthy Seoul Experiences
    13. Ways to Unwind
    14. Excursions from Seoul
  4. Around town
    1. The Palace Quarter
    2. Central Seoul
    3. Yongsan and Around
    4. Western Seoul
    5. Southern Seoul
  5. Streetsmart
    1. Planning Your Trip
    2. Getting There and Around
    3. Useful Information
    4. Things to Avoid
    5. Banking and Communications
    6. Security and Health
    7. Dining and Drinking Tips
    8. Shopping Tips
    9. Luxury Hotels
    10. Mid-Range Hotels
    11. Traditional Hanok
    12. Budget Stays
  6. Maps, Locators & Layouts
    1. Seoul’s Highlights 1
    2. Seoul’s Highlights 2
    3. Gyeongbokgung 경복궁
    4. Insadong 인사동
    5. National Museum of Korea 국립중앙박물관
    6. Dongdaemun 동대문
    7. Namsan 남산
    8. Changdeokgung 창덕궁 & Changgyeonggung 창경궁
    9. Bukhansan National Park 북한산 국립 공원
    10. Buamdong 부암동
    11. Bukchon’s Galleries and Museums
    12. Gwacheon 과천
    13. Museums and Galleries
    14. Restaurants
    15. Cafés
    16. Bars
    17. Shops and Markets
    18. Excursions from Seoul
    19. The Palace Quarter
    20. Places to Eat
    21. Places to Shop
    22. Central Seoul
    23. Places to Eat
    24. Bars & Cafés
    25. Yongsan and Around
    26. Places to Eat
    27. Western Seoul
    28. Places to Eat
    29. Southern Seoul
    30. Places to Eat
    31. Bars and Clubs
  7. Copyright
  8. General Index