Eniwey, balik tayu sa kwentong Korea. Napunta kze ako ng Korea dahil sa company para maging katulong, alam na! Pinoy nga eh wala silang pagpipiliian na pwedeng utusan kaya naman wala ako magagawa. Tumanggi na talaga akong sumama
at naku, wala ako dalang camera kze ako photographer habang naglilibot. so dala ko lang ang mahiwagang company camera at ang aking cellphone so makikihiram nalang ako ng litrato pero ako ang kumuha nyan inperness. Eto kwento
best time to visit eh autumn, namangha nga ako as in
Gyeongbokgung Palace arguably the most beautiful and remains the grandest of all five palaces is also called “Northern Palace” because it is the furthest north when compared to the neighboring palaces of Changdeokgung (Eastern Palace) and Gyeongheegung (Western Palace).The name of the palace, Gyeongbokgung, translates in English as “Palace of Shining Happiness.” The premises were destroyed by fire at the time of Japanese occupation from 1592-1598. However, all of the palace’s 7,700 rooms were later restored under the leadership of Heungseondaewongun during the reign of King Gojong.The National Palace Museum of Korea is located south of Heungnyemun Gate, and the National Folk Museum is located east within Hyangwonjeong.
Admission FeesAdults (ages 19-64) 3,000 won / Group 2,400 won (10 or more people)
Youths (ages 7-18) 1,500 won / Group 1,200 won (10 or more people)
Age 6 and under – FREE.
Opening HoursMarch to October 09:00-18:00 / November to February 09:00-17:00.Closed on Tuesday
Getting thereBy SubwayExit 5 – Gyeongbokgung Station Line 3
General Information and Tips
• VISA IS REQUIRED FOR PHILIPPINE PASSPORT HOLDERS. You need to apply for a visa before you leave the Philippines• Korean Embassy in Manila official website: http://embassy_philippines.mofat.go....main/index.jsp
• If you are a Philippine Passport Holder residing in another country other than the Philippines, check with the Korean Embassy of your location regarding the requirements and how long can they issue the visa.
• You can apply for your visa at least 2 weeks before your trip
• Visa fee is gratis (FREE) for single entry
• A single entry visa is valid for 90 days upon issuance and is good for 59 days stay or less in South Korea
• Jeju is VISA FREE
• They use 220v but the socket is different, so it is best to buy an adaptor (a universal adaptor from CD-R King is less than Php250)
• Standard cost of Living is much higher than the Philippines so expect everything to be more expensive
• Do not be worried or scared of the Immigration Officers, nothing to fear if you don’t have plans of being a TNT (sabi rin sa HK thread ) Better prepare your itinerary/booking confirmation from your hotel and return tickets, just in case the IO asks for it
• Signs are written in Korean and in English
• Expect long walks and steep climbs (especially in some Subway lines), so wear comfortable shoes
• Do not be afraid to get lost, Korea Tourism Organization Tourist Information Centers are located close to top tourist destinations. You can also get here free maps, leaflets, and other promotional materials supply a variety of information on tourist attractions, accommodations, food and more. TIC staff members stand at the ready to provide guests with individualized information and consultation services in English, Japanese, Chinese, and Korean.