City of Seoul Links
Also available is a page with Korean city and province links and a page with Korean map links.|
Seoul metropolitan government?s homepage.
This is an excellent interactive map of the districts in Seoul. You can view in panorama video or on a 3D way, zoom in and get full details of any restaurant or museum you wish to go to in Seoul. The site is very slow to load because of the browser content, but it is definitely worth persevering with to get the excellent information available.
Information about the special bus tour available for foreign visitors in Seoul city.
A gu is an urban district, only found in large cities. Usually the population of a gu will be approximately half a million people. Seoul city has officially 22 local districts or gu. Each of the following links is to a website for a gu within Seoul. There is also more information about addresses in Korea available.
This link contains a map of Seoul city showing the location of each Gu within the main Seoul city boundaries. A Gu is self-governing smaller city of approximately half a million citizens.
Gwangjin-gu Official Homepage. This link has an excellent section regarding living in Korea as a foreigner. It gives details regarding the registration of alien registration, registering for secondary employment and what to do if you lose your card etc. Much of this information is not available in English anywhere else.
Jung-gu Official Homepage. Jung-gu is the main downtown business area in Seoul. This site is excellent for getting information about the major tourist attractions in the downtown area, such as the Namdaemum market and The palaces. Very user friendly navigation
Yeongdeungpo-gu Official Homepage.
Kangbuk-gu Official Homepage.
Songdong-gu Official Homepage.
Yongsan-gu Official Homepage.
Eunpyeong-gu Official Homepage.
Chungnang-gu Official Homepage.
Dobong-gu Official Homepage.
Dongdaemun-gu Official Homepage.
Gangdong-gu Official Homepage.
Gangnam-gu Official Homepage.
Geumcheon-gu Official Homepage.
Kuro-gu Official Homepage.
Jongro-gu Official Homepage.
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