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Beautifully maintained Traditional Village

Parking was a bit of a nightmare since we went on a holiday. When we first arrived we noticed a... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2016
JoeR11
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Busan, South Korea
Great display of traditional architecture, crafts and arts

The place is just across from the city parking and is actually a small village built in traditional... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
CirilB
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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26 Aug 2017
“Great display of traditional architecture, crafts and arts”
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Gyochonan-gil, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

The place is just across from the city parking and is actually a small village built in traditional way. It displays how the place once looked like. It gets quite crowded during the day but is usually great in the morning. There are different shops...More

Thank CirilB
Reviewed 2 November 2016

If you're interested in Hanok houses and a more 'traditional' atmosphere you're time would be better spent in Jeonju (though still touristy) or Yangdong (which we did not visit) or even Bukchon in Seoul. As others have noted, did meet a lovely man from Kashmir...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Parking was a bit of a nightmare since we went on a holiday. When we first arrived we noticed a very long line and got in it thinking it was for tickets. We asked someone near us and found out the line was just for...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Go to Yangdong instead. This is a tourist trap with Indians selling Indian scarves in a "Korean" traditional village??? The adjoining park is more interesting for the huge burial mounds.

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Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Some traditional houses, some of which look pretty old whereas others have clearly been built recently but in the same style. At the time of writing there is a lot of building work going on, and as many of the houses are private you find...More

Thank JoeKozy
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Quite disappointed about this site. I thought I could get the atmosphere of old Korean style of living. There's a house which is quite torn and is in fact inhabited by an old lady (I think about 80 years old). With tourists coming in and...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This was a village were people are living in the ancient houses.usually they are the ancestors and have been living in these homes for generations. It was an interesting walk through the village. We had an English guide that gave us some very interesting facts...More

Thank Deborah H
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