Seoul is home to a number of exciting man-made and natural parks that speak loudly of the country and its people’s traditions, ideals and passions. Some of the best known Seoul parks are Boramae Park, Namsan Park, Yongsan Park, Hangang Citizen’s Park, and 4.19 Memorial Cemetery.
Boramae Park was formerly the Korean Air Force Academy. It was converted into a park in 1986, and within it constructed sports facilities, a small zoo, a huge pond, and walking paths. The 9,000-square meter pond is surrounded by willow trees and benches where [Read more…]