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Explore The World With Viki: Korea

Saving up to take your dream vacation? Explore the world with Viki through the lens of K-Dramas, featuring some amazing sight-seeing spots in Korea.

Jeju Island 

Jeju Island is a volcanic island, created more than 2 million years ago. Today it's a popular vacation spot featuring waterfalls, gorgeous beaches, and cliffs overlooking the ocean. A perfect place for romance!

You can see it featured in "Lie to Me" episode 11 and "Secret Garden" episode 5.

Reflections, Chagwido Sunset
Jeju Island
Gyeongbokgung Palace 

This historical location is immediately recognizable to K-Drama fans. This royal palace, originally built in 1395, was the largest of the five grand palaces built during the Joseon Dynasty. It's been used as a backdrop for shows like "Rooftop Prince" and "Queen Inhyun's Man."

Blossoms in the Spring 

Changing of the Guard
Changing of the Guards at Gyeongbokgung Palace 

Namsan Tower

Officially known as the YTN Seoul Tower, this communication tower marks the highest point in Seoul. Visitors can take a cable car up to tour the site and view Seoul from the observation deck.

You can see the towering attraction in "Boys Over Flowers" and recent K-Drama "My Love From the Star" Episode 18 below.

Namsan Tower from afar
La Petite France

This quirky attraction is located about an hour outside of Seoul in Gapyeong, and is modeled to look like a French cultural village. The provincial architecture is dedicated to the famous children's character "Le Petit Prince."

You can see this little bit of Paris in Seoul in"Beethoven Virus"and in episodes 15 and 16 of "My Love From the Star."

Gianna Jun films in La Petite France

Gangnam District

This neighborhood was immortalized in Psy's K-Pop hit "Gangnam Style," and is one of the poshest areas in Seoul, full of great restaurants and shopping. Korean dramas often feature characters eating at cafes located here. Take a stroll through Gangnam with "Heirs" and "Gentleman's Dignity."

Gentleman's Dignity films at Mango Six cafe

Lee Min Ho & Kim Woo Bin enjoy a drink from Mango Six

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