Insight Guides: South Korea

Insight Guides: South Korea

by Ray Bartlett

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781780051888
Publisher: Apa Publications UK, Ltd.
Publication date: 12/01/2013
Series: Insight Guides Series
Edition description: Tenth Edition
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Ray Bartlett is a full-time travel writer and expert on South Korea. He has written for numerous magazines, newspapers, and travel guides.

Table of Contents

Introduction
The Best of South Korea       
The Shrimp between Whales 
Geography
History
Decisive Dates           
Early Kingdoms and Dynasties         
A Century of Conflict           
Recovery and Prosperity       
 
Features
The Koreans  
Business Culture        
Religion          
Sport and Leisure       
Performing Arts         
Arts and Crafts          
Food and Drink          
Traditional Architecture        
The Korean Diaspora
Bathhouses (Mogyoktang)     
Hangeul, the Korean script    
The North–South Divide       
Ginseng          
Festivals         
Traditional Costume  
Street Food    
Hiking and National Parks     
Mountain Temples    
Gyeongju Treasures   
Korean Tea    
 
Places
Introduction   
Seoul, Gyeonggi, and Gangwon         
            Seoul  
            Gyeonggi Province     
            Gangwon Province     
Chungcheong and Gyeongsang Provinces      
            Chungcheong Provinces         
            Gyeongsangbuk Province      
            Gyeongsangnam Province      
Jeolla and Jeju-do       
            Jeolla Provinces         
            Jeju-do           
 
Travel Tips
Transportation
Accommodations
Restaurants
Activities
A–Z: Practical Information
Language
Further Reading

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Insight Guides South Korea 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I totally understood what you said in youre headline because i am from South Korea
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The guy who wrote this sure knows his countries.