Posts Tagged "South Korea"

Incheon South Korea

On our second day in South Korea, February 19, 2017, we spent touring the port town of Incheon. Our first stop of the day was at the very large Incheon Complex Fish Market, that served all of Seoul and the surrounding area with over 500 stalls. Our next stop was the Wolmi Traditional Park, that had representative traditional housing and life that existed in the Incheon area. We then went to Korea’s only Official Chinatown, established in 1884, to view the Modern Architecture Museum and then stroll through the colorful streets. Our last stop for the day was at the Sinpo International...

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Seoul South Korea

We docked in Incheon, South Korea on February 18, 2017. On this day we traveled to Seoul, to explore some of the sites the city had to offer. To get to Seoul, we had about an hour drive to reach our first stop, the Gyeonbok Palace. The Palace was the main royal palace of the Joseon dynasty. Built in 1395 it was the largest of the 5 palaces that were built. After visiting the palace, we had a traditional Korean lunch complete with kimchi. After lunch we went to Insa-dong Street, which is a pedestrian shopping street with lots of street food vendors. We ended the day by going to the South Gate...

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