Ibis Ambassador Seoul Gangnam
Travel Blogs from Seoul
... since European settlement because of the effects of removal of people from traditional lands and the impact of cities and towns on populations.
Australia was a largely unspoilt country where people respected the environment around them and made sure animals and plants were never over hunted or collected. People only took enough to feed the number of people there at the time and nothing was wasted. This ensured there would be food next time ...
... from the station. All the bus information was in Korean. I decided to walk, following the map in my Lonely Planet.
I got lost. It wasn't my fault. The street network in the Lonely Planet map was plotted accurately enough. But the wrong street names were labelled on the wrong streets. It was only after walking two kilometres the wrong way that I passed a neighbourhood centre with a map outside and saw my error. Aaaaargh! I couldn't live without my ...
... Historic sights continue in their Trigger's broom style; all the original buildings, only rebuilt twice! As I left the palace I was just in time to see the changing of the guard ceremony and attendant crowd. There wasn't a guard when I'd gone in, so at some point there had been an adding of the guard ceremony that I'd missed, mind. I wandered up to Gyeongbokgung Palace, and waited for an age to cross the multi-laned roads which surround it. The palace ...
... we are in Korea, and it's a shame not to go at least once. So we walk timidly into the door of the "Happy Day Spa" and the receptionist hands us a hand towel, a set of pink clothes, and a locker key. We push open the curtain that leads to the women's room and find ourselves surrounded by naked women of all ages, laying around like it's completely normal. At first I was worried it was going to be super awkward, but luckily my friend Jackie (who is Korean-American), ...
... had be very silent the whole time and you couldnt leave just a drop of food in your bowl at the end or else the whole room would have to drink the water we used to wash out our own bowls with our hands. very strict and strange meal but we ate with the grand master and it seemed really important. after breakfast we had tea with the grand master and got to learn about his life and ask him questions. he talked of his past lives and knew it was his destiny to be doing what he was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility