Synopses & Reviews
Dirty yourself clean at the Mud House - one of Korea's many public baths.
Forget hot dogs - snack on dried squid at a baseball game.
Vow to get fitter as a wizened Korean lady overtakes you on the climb up Seongsan Ilchulbong.
Steady yourself for the sight of 100,000 people participating in the North's Mass Games.
In This Guide:
Four expert authors, 68 detailed maps, 189 boiled silkworms.
Expanded information on North Korea tours.New Activities chapter including detailed advice for hiking up Hallasan.
...for the adventurous traveler who wants to live like a native.' --Real Simple Magazine, June 2005
Covering both North and South Korea, this guide provides a historical and political background and features accommodation options for all budgets. It includes extensive coverage of national parks in South Korea. All place names are given in Korean and Hangul script.