Light Trails of the Evening Traffic in Front of Gwanghwamun. Gwanghwamun (Korean: 광화문) is the main gate of Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁), in downtown Seoul.

Evening Traffic in Front of Gwanghwamun in Seoul, South Korea

Gwanghwamun (Korean: 광화문) is the main gate of Gyeongbokgung Palace (경복궁), in downtown Seoul. The gate has a long history and has been destroyed and rebuilt several times. The first version was constructed in 1395, in its present form it was opened to the public in 2010. […]

Sunset over Seoul Skyscrapers, South Korea.  View from Central Seoul towards Yeouido.

Sunset over Seoul, South Korea

There are many mountain peaks within the city limits of Seoul. This photo was taken from Namsan, which is very easily accessible. You can take one the hiking trails, but you can also use the cable car. You can get to the top also by bus or taxi. […]

View from Central Seoul towards Yeouido.

Sunset over Seoul Skyscrapers, South Korea

I am a big fan of the East Asian megacities, and as such, of course I could not miss the opportunity to visit the South Korean megalopolis of Seoul. The city itself has a population of about 10 million and the metropolitan area is home to more than 24 million people. That is roughly half of the total population of South Korea. Huge! […]