About Seoul

About Seoul

About Seoul
Host Country, Korea

The Republic of Korea is a country visited by more than ten million international travelers every year. The Korean peninsula is located in North-East Asia. It is surrounded by the ocean on three sides, making it a unique geographical location. With Seoul as its capital city, the land site is roughly 1,030 km (612 miles) long and 175 km (105 miles) wide at its narrowest point. Korea’s total land area is 100,033 square km, neighboring Japan to the east, China to the west, and sharing a northern border with Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea).


Seoul, the designated World Design Capital for 2010 and the UNESCO City of Design, is the capital of Korea where contemporary lifestyle meets long-standing history. Home to 10 million national and foreign residents, Seoul is a proud epicenter of the Korean Wave and one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Whatever you would expect, Seoul is beyond your imagination. To know more about Seoul, please click 쁖isit Seoul.