Synopses & Reviews
Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Korea
, the ultimate guide to this stunning region. Covering both North andamp; South Korea, the full-colour section introduces the countries highlights, from the shrines, temples and palaces of
Seoul to the broad stretches of paddy field in the Chungchong-do province. With informed accounts and unparalleled coverage, clue-up on all the top sights from the small coastal towns and remote forested mountains of Eastern Korea to the rich rice fields of Koreaandrsquo;s South Western area with coverage all the islands, from Jeju Island to Ulleungdo. The guide takes a detailed look at Korean history, culture and wildlife with expert background on everything from Korean cuisine to hiking South Korea
andrsquo;s national parks to taking a tour in North Korea
. There are plenty of practical tips and information on all the best accommodation, transportation, including visiting North Korea
from South, and lively reviews of hundreds of shops, restaurants,andnbsp;bars and clubs. Discover every corner of Korea
with the clearest maps of any guide.