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Seoul by Night

The fabulous floating island restaurant, street markets and spectacular city lights.

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Gyeongbokgung Palace

City of contrasts – centuries old palace set against modern cityscape on one side, and picturesque mountains on the other.

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Korean Demilitarized Zone

Our bus ride to the DMZ, about an hour north of Seoul, was through some very pretty country. Eventually barbed wire fencing and watch towers became a feature of the landscape, and then we hit the checkpoint where a young serviceman boarded the bus and scanned our faces before letting us pass. Our tour guide […]

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First Stop, Seoul

In late Sep 2019 we departed Sydney airport on the first leg of our big adventure, visiting seven countries in 20 days on a chartered Qantas 747, first stop Seoul in South Korea. My first international airport after an 11 hour flight. The beautiful hotel waiting for us was a welcome sight.