South Korea’s capital, Seoul, is where ancient traditions and the Digital Age meet. You’ll adore Seoul’s amazing architecture, unique street food, and world-class museums. Book your flight to Seoul with Royal Brunei Airlines and enjoy warm Bruneian hospitality on a full-service, boutique airline experience.
History in Seoul
Pass through the triple arches of the Gwanghwamun Gate and enter Gyeongbokgung Palace, a 14th-century Joseon dynasty palace. Here, you’ll watch the changing of the guard, explore the crown prince’s quarters, stroll around tranquil ponds, and learn about royal life at its museum. Afterward, venture to the neighbouring Changdeokgung Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where you can tour the Huwon, a delightful secret garden, and see rooms furnished with period furniture.
Outdoor Activities in Seoul
Discover urban serenity at Cheonggyecheon Stream, where you can take a walk, view street art, attend an evening show or festival, and relax with a cup of tea while listening to the rushing water. Then, go to Namsan Park, Seoul’s largest park and the home of the N Seoul Tower. Take the Namsan Cable Car to the tower and go to the observation deck where you’ll witness sweeping views of the city.
Shopping in Seoul
For the best shopping, visit Myeong-dong, a commercial district, where you’ll find everything from designer brands to small boutiques. Then, head to Insa-dong, where you can browse the shops for traditional goods and handicrafts, visit a tea house, and watch food vendors making their famous Dragon’s Beard Candy.
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