Perfect Getaway: Seoul Lures Visitors with Ancient Charm and Modern Amenities; Benjamin Epstein; Orange Coast Magazine

It’s officially known as Seoul Special City—and a soaring number of U.S. visitors are discovering why.

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S. Korea’s Confucian academies inscribed on UNESCO list; Yoon Min-Sik; Korea Herald

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Nine Korea seowon registered as UNESCO world heritage sites; Hankyoreh  

S. Korea now has 14 world heritage sites…

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21 Top Things Every Traveller Must Do In And Around Busan; E-Lyn Tham & Jennifer Nathania; TripZilla

From a street full of IG-worthy cafes to leisurely strolls around scenic parks and beaches, you’ll never be bored in Busan!

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Royal tombs of Joseon Dynasty celebrate 10th anniversary of UNESCO world heritage recognition; Kan Hyeong Woo; Arirang News

Collecting stamps to learn about the kings and queens of the Joseon Dynasty’s 500-year-long history and receive small gifts. This is one of the programs the Cultural Heritage Foundation has put together to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the royal tombs being designated as UNESCO World…

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‘Kingdom’ filming locations to visit in South Korea; Jakarta Post

Kingdom combines an intriguing storyline with breathtaking sites and sceneries.

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Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul, masterpiece of architecture; Xinhua

Changdeokgung Palace was listed as a UNESCO world heritage site in 1997 and is regarded as a masterpiece of architecture where the buildings are in harmony with the natural settings.

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Moonlit nocturnal stroll at UNESCO-recognized royal palace in Seoul; Park Boram; Yonhap News Agency

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Templestay takes off in Korea; TTR Weekly

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Jeju Island Korea: Discover the Beautiful Island of the Gods; Kayla McMillan; GoNOMAD Travel

Visit Jeju Island, Korea’s largest volcanic island filled with breathtaking nature and incredible excursions, a maze, and Jeju Folk Village Museum.

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