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- Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Seoul
, uitg.: Dorling Kindersley (juni 2017), ISBN 9780241273630,
paperback, 128 blz., €11,60
DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Seoul will lead you straight to the very best on offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights, or want to find the best nightspots; this guide is the perfect pocket-sized companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals - there's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. The guide is divided by area with restaurant reviews for each, as well as recommendations for hotels, bars and places to shop. You'll find the insider knowledge every visitor needs and explore every corner effortlessly with DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Seoul and its free pull-out map.
* INSIGHT GUIDES
- Insight Guide to South Korea
, uitg.: APA Publ. (12e ed. dec.2019), ISBN 9781789191387,
paperback, 320 blz., €23,60
One of the world's most exciting and cutting-edge countries, South Korea is a fascinating East Asian powerhouse, where ancient temples rub up alongside dazzling technology. Be inspired to visit by the new edition of Insight Guide South Korea, a comprehensive full-colour guide to all that's weird and wonderful about the country. Inside Insight Guide South Korea:
A new edition by expert authors. Stunning photography that brings this fascinating country and its people to life.
Highlights of the country's top attractions, including captivating former capital Gyeongju, the Unesco World Heritage Site of Haein-sa Temple and the still-relevant DMZ in our Best of South Korea. Descriptive region-by-region accounts cover the whole country, from pulsating Seoul to the remote islands of the Jeolla Provinces.
Detailed, high-quality maps throughout will help you get around and travel tips give you all the essential information for planning a memorable trip.
* LONELY PLANET
- Korea Travel Guide
(12e ed.dec.2021), ISBN 9781788680462,
paperback, 416 blz., bevat 95 landkaarten/plattegronden, €22,90
Split by a fearsome border, the Korean Peninsula offers the traveller a dazzling range of experiences, beautiful landscapes and 5000 years of culture and history. Inside Lonely Planet Korea Travel Guide:
Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests. Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots. Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices. Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping and hidden gems.
Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, art, literature, cinema, music, dance, architecture, politics, and wildlife. Free, convenient pull-out Seoul map (included in print version), plus over 97 local maps.
Covers: Seoul, Incheon, Jeju-do, Gyeonggi-do, Gangwon-do, Cheongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Sokcho, Samcheok, Chungju, Daejeon, Gongju, Daegu, North Korea, Pyongyang, Panmunjom, the DMZ, and more.
* LONELY PLANET
- Seoul City Guide
(10e ed. dec.2021), ISBN 9781788680394,
paperback, 256 blz., bevat 30 landkaarten en plattegronden, €19,90
Walk along the long-buried Cheong-gye-cheon stream, wander the labyrinthine streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, or try some Korean cuisine at Gwangjang Market; all with your trusted travel companion. Inside Lonely Planet Seoul Travel Guide: Full-colour maps and images throughout. Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests. Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots. Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices. Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out and shopping. Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including customs, history, religion, art, literature, cinema, music, dance, architecture, politics, and cuisine. Free, convenient pull-out Seoul map (included in print version), plus over 28 colour maps.
Up-to-date information - all businesses were rechecked before publication to ensure they are still open after 2020’s COVID-19 outbreak.
Covers: Myeong-dong, Gangnam, Apgujeong, Dongdaemum, Itaewon, Insa-dong, Yongsan-gu, Jung-gu, Hongdae, Sinchon, Edae, Yeouido, Namsan, Gwanghwamun, Jongno-gu, Jamsil, Daehangno, Seongbuk-dong.
* LONELY PLANET - Seoul Pocket Guide
(2e ed. feb.2019), ISBN 9781786572639, paperback, 160 blz., €11,90
Wander the labyrinthine streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, explore the grand Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgung palaces and try some Korean cuisine at Namdaemun Market; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Seoul and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Pocket Seoul: Full-colour maps and images throughout. Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests. Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots.
Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices. Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems. Free, convenient pull-out Seoul map (included in print version), plus 17 colour neighbourhood maps. User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time.
Covers: Gwanghwamun, Myeong-Dong, Hongdae, Yeouido, Itaewon, Yongsan-gu, Apgujeong, Gangnam, Dongaemun and more.
* ROUGH GUIDES
- The Rough Guide to Korea
(4e ed. okt. 2018), ISBN 9780241311677,
paperback, 392 blz., €23,90
The Rough Guide to Korea is the ultimate travel guide to this fascinating peninsula, with clear maps and detailed coverage of all the best tourist attractions. Discover Korea’s highlights with stunning photography and insightful descriptions of everything from Seoul’s wonderful palaces and hectic nightlife scene to the fishing islands of the West and South Seas, as well as a chapter devoted to North Korea. Find detailed practical advice on what to see and do in Korea, relying on up-to-date descriptions of the best hotels, bars, clubs, shops and restaurants for all budgets. The Rough Guide to Korea also includes full-colour sections and describes the country’s famously spicy food, plus a guide to hiking in its many national parks. In addition, a detailed history section gives a thorough account of the country’s dynastic past, while a language guide will ensure that you find your way around this enchanting land.
* ROUGH GUIDES
- The Rough Guide to Seoul
(3e ed.nov.2018), ISBN 9780241311769,
paperback, ca.200 blz., €20,50
Offers details about places to eat, drink, shop and unwind in Seoul. This book enables readers to dive into modern art, live music and other lesser-known facets of this fascinating city's culture. Now in full colour throughout, The Rough Guide to Seoul is the ultimate travel companion to the Korean capital, one of Asia’s most intriguing and energetic cities. Comprehensive listings sections detail the very best places to eat, drink, shop and unwind in Seoul; includes everything from the luxurious cafes, restaurants and clothing boutiques of Apgujeong to Hongdae’s snack stands, barbecue halls and hole-in-the wall bars, all shown on detailed maps. The Rough Guide to Seoul enables readers to dive into modern art, live music and other lesser-known facets of this fascinating city’s culture. In addition, royal fortresses, secluded temples, enchanting islands and the world’s most visited national park all lie within day-trip distance of Seoul – The Rough Guide to Seoul contains all the information a traveller could possibly need to reach all these, and more.
* Te Gast In Zuid-Korea, uitg.: Informatie Verre Reizen (2009), ISBN 9789460160035, pocket, 80 blz.,
pocket editie, UITVERKOCHT - NIET MEER LEVERBAAR
Zuid-Korea is de afgelopen decennia uitgegroeid van een ontwikkelingsland tot een moderne economie. Dat betekent echter niet dat de Zuid-Koreanen hun tradities hebben afgezworen. In deze uitgave belichten diverse auteurs een aantal onderwerpen die niet direct zichtbaar zijn maar wel van groot belang om de Zuid-Koreanen enigszins te kunnen doorgronden.
maatschappij en cultuur:
Sonja - Culture Shock! Korea: A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette
, uitg.: Marshall Cavendish (3e ed. 2017), ISBN 9789814771139,
paperback, 272 blz., €19,95
Dit boek beschrijft de gewoonten en tradities, de omgangsvormen en de wijze waarop de maatschappij is georganiseerd. CultureShock! Korea is the complete guide for those who seek to understand South Korea, a country that seems ancient yet modern, uniform yet diverse and simple yet jazzy. For the better part of the last century, South Korea has transformed in ways that have rendered it all but unrecognisable from one generation to the next—from an impoverished agrarian backwater to a global exporter of technology, culture and style—
while new currents continue to drive the process ever forward. Whether you’re in South Korea to do business, seek pleasure or find your inner Hallyu diva, if you are lucky enough to find yourself on this part of the peninsula where stunning natural scenery meets hyper modernity, get the most out of your stay with this compelling and elegant love letter to the country, written by one of its long-time residents to his adopted home.
* LONELY PLANET
- Korean Phrasebook
(7e ed.mei 2020), ISBN 9781786576002,
pocketformaat, 272 blz., €7,50
Lonely Planet’s Korean Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Korean phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs.
Get More From Your Trip with Easy-to-Find Phrases for Every Travel Situation!
Feel at ease with essential tips on culture, manners, idioms and multiple meanings.
Order with confidence, explain food allergies, and try new foods with the menu decoder.
Save time and hassles with vital phrases at your fingertips.
Never get stuck for words with the 3500-word two-way, quick-reference dictionary.
Be prepared for both common and emergency travel situations with practical phrases and terminology.
Order kim chi like a local, get in-the-know recommendations of the best sights and things to do and buy souvenirs with ease; all with your trusted travel companion. With language tools in your back pocket, you can truly get to the heart of wherever you go, so begin your journey now!
* ITMB, International Travel Map, South Korea 1:550.000
, ISBN 9781553412762,
* World Mapping Project, Korea Noord en Zuid, 1:700.000 (1e ed.2013), ISBN 9783831772537, gedrukt op waterafstotend en onverscheurbaar polyart, €11,95
* Nelles Maps, Korea 1:1 500 000. overzichtskaart met reliëfweergave, afstandentabel, toeristische informatie €11,50
* ITMB City Map, South Korea 1:550.000 / Seoul 1:15.000, ISBN 9781553412762, €10,95
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