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Simsimheon

47, Bukchon-ro 11-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Nice look into traditional architecture

We were brought around by a lady who speaks good English! This is a plus here... The house was... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2016
GreenieSingapore
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Singapore
via mobile
Not to be missed

This is a must see amongst the Bukchon area where traditional Korean house, Hanoks are located... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2015
Adrian C
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Hong Kong, China
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5 Dec 2016
“Nice look into traditional architecture”
27 May 2015
“Not to be missed”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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47, Bukchon-ro 11-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Samcheongdong / Bukchon
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We were brought around by a lady who speaks good English! This is a plus here... The house was built recently inaccordance with traditional architecture with modern features. I am impressed by how delicately thought through the design was. Apparently owned by an architect. It...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2015

This is a must see amongst the Bukchon area where traditional Korean house, Hanoks are located. Follow the Bukchon-ro (main road) up to the hill, at almost to the end you can find “Simsimheon” (#47 Bukchon-no 11 ga-gil), a restored Hanok house opens for visit...More

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Samcheongdong / Bukchon
This historic neighbourhood was traditionally home to
Seoul’s middle and upper-classes. Now it’s most famed
for its clusters of beautiful, traditional Korean
homes (called hanok), many of which are found in
Bukchon. Many of these homes have now been converted
into restaurants, cafes, shops, and even guesthouses,
and their unique architecture offers a look at Korea’s
traditional beauty. Samcheongdong’s main and side
...More
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