Tagged: Palace

Edo Castle (江戸城 Edo-jō) Tokyo, Japan, History, Japanese 1

Tokyo: Edo Castle AKA Tokyo Castle (江戸城)

A visit to a Japanese city is not complete without visiting its landmark castle. A visit to these Shogunate-era structures are among the favorite activities of the flock. And to our excitement, we learned that the Japanese capital, Tokyo, has...

Gyeongbukgong Palace 8

Seoul: Gyeongbokgung Palace

What I love with South Korea is that, they cared much on their historical structures which shaped up the Korean nation. Everything that was destroyed during the colonial era and the Korean War is slowly being rebuilt, employing traditional building...

King Sejong Monument | Gwanghwamun Square 광화문광장 Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea 9

Seoul: Gwanghwamun Square (and its Hidden Treasure Beneath)

Located in Jongno-gu, dividing Sejong Daero (Sejong Avenue) fronting Gwanghwamun Gate into two opposite lanes. The plaza itself is surrounded by places of cultural, political and economic significance, like headquarters of international companies (like Microsoft), media organizations (like Yonhap), and...