A city rich in culture and modernity, Seoul has proven to be home to many since 18 BC. This rich history has helped transform Seoul into the modern and progressive capital we see today. With its balance mix of traditional palaces and state-of-the-art skyscrapers, one can be easily left in awe with what Seoul has to offer.
One of the attractions that one should never miss is the Gyeongbok Palace. Built in 1395, this palace is located in the heart of the city and Marriott hotels in Seoul are located within close proximity to this historical attraction. Gyeongbok Palace was once used to house the imperial family as well as government officials during the Joseon era. It now serves as a reminder of Korea’s glorious past.
Apart from visiting historical attractions, one can immerse in the diverse Korean cultural diversity through Hanbok fitting and making tteok. Hanbok is the traditional Korean costume while tteok is a form of rice cake, a staple Korean street food.
Seoul is also known as a shopping paradise with its fashion and technology offerings from home brands to international brands. Guests at our Seoul hotel can enjoy shopping spree at wholesale markets like Dongdaemun and Namdaemun mainly offer domestic brands at wholesale prices. If one is looking for luxury brands, then Apgujeong is the place to go. Head to Hongdae for indie and vintage fashion. Immerse in the vibrancy and energy of these districts by getting a Seoul accommodation nearby.