My name is Iseong which means “two stars”. Two stars are never lonely My grandfather gave me this name because he wanted me not to be alone. As the name, I am very friendly with any people. But we will be close friends if we share common interests. My major is history, and I like listening to music. I like walking and traveling. If you feel like we can be good friends, Just feel free to talk and travel with me!
Entertainment / Culture
First, City Hall / Deoksu Palace
Jeong-dong(정동) has a much modern heritage of Korea. You can see through the way from Chosun dynasty to Korea.
We will meet at the City Hall subway station. The Exit5 is right near to the Seoul City Hall. You will see the city hall while waiting for the tour start. The building of the Japanese Government-General of Korea is used as a library now.
The Deoksu Palace(덕수궁) is right next to the city hall. We will see the Royal Guards Changing Ceremony at the main entrance of the palace. After the ceremony, we will look around inside of the Deoksu Palace. Deoksu Palace is the most modern palace among the palaces in Korea.
Second, Modern buildings around the Deoksu Palace
There are also many modern buildings around the palace. We would visit those modern building while walking around the palace. Jeongdong Church – Baejae School – Ehwa School – Jungmyeongjeon – Former Russian Legation. There are more modern spots around the palace. So the number of the spots that we would visit will be changed at the time.
Third, Bank of Korea / Namdaemun Market
Around 7 pm We will go to the Bank of Korea. The Bank of Korea is the first modern bank ever in Korea. The building is not used as a bank now but it’s used as a museum. Namdaemun Market is not far from the Bank of Korea. We will enjoy the time by eating, shopping there.