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top 5 tourist attractions – with links
1 Traditional Markets and shopping areas – Seoul
2 Gyeongju Bulguksa Temple and Seokguram Grotto Tour
The Seokguram grotto in particular defies adequate description. The carvings in hard granite are a testament to the mastery and skill of the ancient architects, and an enduring mystery of geometrical symmetry and precision.
A slightly surreal and very sobering experience that brings home the tragic partition of the Korean peninsula.
5 Famous Mountain Tour (Seoraksan Mountain, Jirisan Mountain, Geumgangsan Mountain)