Trip to Seoul, Korea - July 2012
Photos from Seoul

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Palaces in Seoul

Band playing during changing of the guards at Deoksugung palace

Marching guards at Daehanmun gate at Deoksugung palace

Daehanmun gate at Deoksugung palace in Seoul

Nikki and a royal guard at Deoksugung palace in Seoul

Entrance to Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul

Changing of the guards at Deoksugung palace in Seoul Details on the roof tops at Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul Big drums at Daehanmun gate in Seoul Posing with guards at Daehanmun gate at Deoksugung palace in Seoul Interior at Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul
Gard at Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul Scene from Deoksugung palace in Seoul Royal throne at Changdeokgung palace in Seoul Sightseeing in the rain at Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul Tour of the secret garden in Seoul

Seoul fish market

Huge crabs at Seoul fish market Fried manta ray at Seoul fish market There were lots of lobsters for sale at the fish market Lots of prawns at Seoul fish market Freshly grilled prawns at the fish market in Seoul
Small rays for sale at Seoul fish market Nikki relaxing at an informal lunch at Seoul fish market Fresh seafood at Seoul fish market At Seoul fish market Mussels at Seoul fish market
It was possible to get very fresh fish at Seoul fish market Seoul fish market      

Out and about in Seoul

Nikki at the secret garden in Seoul Nikki getting a medical check at Namsangol Hanok village Getting a medical checkup by a traditional doctor at Namsangol Hanok village Inside Kwang Jang market in Seoul I think I look good in my warrior outfit at Namsangol Hanok village
We enjoyed Twosome coffee in Seoul King Sejong statue in Seoul The story of King Sejong in Seoul The story of King Sejong Trying my best to write Korean
At Samsung D'Light in Seoul Inside Samsung dLight center in Seoul in Korea Inside National Museum of Korea in Seoul National museum of Korea in Seoul Time capsule in Seoul
Princess Nikki Kwang Jang market in Seoul City Hall in Seoul Cheonggyecheon river Seoul  

N Tower

View to the N Tower from the cable car

View to Namsan Tower in Seoul

View of the time capsule area in Seoul

Viewing platform at N Tower in Seoul Thousands of locks at N Tower in Seoul
Toilet with a view at N Tower in Seoul N Tower in Seoul by night We love Seoul ;-) The N Tower is a landmark in Seoul Gard at N Tower in Seoul by night
Gard with an Asian pose at N Tower in Seoul Heart at Namsan tower in Seoul Posing with all the locks at N Tower in Seoul Lots of locks at N Tower in Seoul Lots of love locks at Namsan Tower in Seoul
Love is all around at N Tower in Seoul View from cable car station The funicular leading up to cable car at Namsan tower Nikki with a view of Seoul by night from N Tower View from N Tower in Seoul by night
Namsan Tower by night Nikki at N Tower in Seoul Gard at N Tower in Seoul in Korea At N Tower or Namsan tower in Seoul  

Eating and drinking in Seoul

Having a chicken dish at Namdaemun market Bibimbap is a local favorite it seems like Having Dukbokkie at Namdaemun market in Seoul Tasting a Hunters dry cidar at Braai Republic in Seoul Having fried eel at Namdaemun market in Seoul
Potjie served with pap at Braai Republic in Seoul Eating Italian in Seoul at Apartamento Having Galbi at Chamsutgol in Seoul At the South African restaurant Braai Republic in Seoul N pizza at The Place dining at N Tower in Seoul
Having some meat at Braai Republic in Seoul Having bindaetteok at Kwang Jang market in Seoul Modern style Caprese salad at The Place dining at N Tower in Seoul Enjoying some Galbi at Chamsutgol in Seoul Frying Galbi at Chamsutgol in Seoul
Nikki having galbi at Chamsutgol in Seoul Nice lunch selection at Namdaemun market Having some bolognese at Apartamento in Seoul The making of Bindaetteok at Kwang Jang market Havng some Prosciutto at Apartamento restaurant in Seoul
Locals enjoying lunch at Kwang Jang market Tiramisu at Apartamento in Seoul Menu at Apartamento in Seoul Start of the Korean night dining tour Daniel was the guide on the night dining tour
We also had some drinking games Group enjoying food on the night dining tour      

DMZ

View to North Korea A North Korean soldier taking photos of us in the DMZ Looking over to North Korea Freedom bridge at Imjingak in Korea Gard posing with a ROK soldier at the DMZ area in Korea
At Imjingak in Korea Guard tower along the Han river in Korea Map of Korea at the Unification Observatory ROK soldiers at the DMZ area in Korea ROK soldier at the DMZ area in Korea
A photo shoot at the DMZ - North Korean soldiers outside the window Scars from the war - a Locomotive at Imjingak in Korea North Korean soldiers at the DMZ area in Korea The Unification Observatory in Korea Flags and banners at Imjingak

Misc

Subway token in Seoul The metro map can seem a bit overwhelming It is pretty easy to find the subway stations in Seoul Rubber boots seemed to be in fashion in Seoul Getting ready to bike in Seoul
Plane spotting at Frankfurt airport - a Lufthansa A380 Starting our trip to Korea at Stavanger airport Gas masks on the metro in Seoul Korean flag as seen in Seoul Information at a Seoul subway station
Starbucks Korean style Admiral Yi Sun-sin Bukchon Hanok village Seoul Watchtower Gyeongbokgung Palace Seoul Gard and Nikki on tandem bike in Seoul
Flying with Thai Airways to Korea Thai 747 from Munchen to Bangkok Car park in Seoul - the way to do it if you run out of space Hong Kong by night Take med to Westin Chosun in Seoul

Westin Seoul

Bed at Westin Chosun Seoul Sofa in the room at Westin Chosun Seoul TV at Westin Chosun View from the room at Westin Chosun in Seoul Nespresso coffee in the room at Westin Chosun Seoul
Great drink selection at Westin Chosun Seoul Water boiler at Westin Chosun Seoul Gym at Westin Chosun Seoul View from the lounge at Westin Chosun Seoul Westin Chosun in Seoul seen from the street
Bathroom at Westin Chosun Seoul High tech toile at Westin Chosun Seoul Amenities at Westin Chosun Seoul    
Shower at Westin Chosun Seoul Desk in room at Westin Chosun Seoul Westin Chosun is the oldest hotel in Korea    

 

 

 
 

 

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