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GETTING THERE

Korean Air offers nonstop flights from Washington Dulles to Incheon International Airport near Seoul. Multiple airlines offer connecting flights from all three Washington-area airports.

WHERE TO STAY

Fraser Place Namdaemun

58, Sejong-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul

011-82-22-098-0888

namdaemun-seoul.frasershospitality.com

Modern rooms, centrally located. Large breakfast buffet included. Rooms from $140.

The Westin Chosun

67 Dongbaek-Ro, Haeundae, Busan

011-82-51-749-7000

www.starwoodhotels.com

Stellar views of Korea’s best beach. Rooms from $195.

WHERE TO EAT

Wangbijib, Myeongdong

2F 63-6 Chungmuro-2ga, Jung-gu, Seoul

011-82-23-789-1945

Korean barbecue of all kinds in the heart of the shopping district. Entrees start at $25.

WHAT TO DO

Gyeongbokgung Palace

161 Sajik-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul

011-82-23-700-3900

www.royalpalace.go.kr

One of Seoul’s must-see attractions. Wednesday through Monday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., except in winter, when it closes at 5 p.m. $3, ages 7-18 $1.50.

Shinsegae Centum City

1495 Wu-dong, Haeundae-gu, Busan

011-82-22-026-9000

english.shinsegae.com

Billed as the world’s largest department store. Daily 10:30 a.m. to
8 p.m.

INFORMATION

english.visitkorea.or.kr

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