August 4, 2020

Visiting the Famous Gangnam District in South Korea

Today, we visited the ever-popular Gangnam District. Gangnam is one of the districts in Seoul, South Korea. It is widely popular due to its high concentration of wealth and high standard of living. In recent years, Gangnam earned world-wide attention when the song ‘Gangnam Style’ by South Korean superstar PSY became the first video on Youtube to reach 1 billion views.

Here are some photos that I took during a lovely late afternoon stroll around this famous landmark.

Gangnam District, Seoul, South Korea

The gorgeous 123-storey Lotte World Tower in Gangnam is currently the tallest building in South Korea. It is also the 5th tallest building in the whole world.

Another look at South Korea’s tallest skyscraper

The posh entrance to the Lotte World Tower

Airbnb had a fair at the grounds surrounding the tower when we got there. So we dropped by and got some free airbnb goodies!

The Lotte World Tower looks gorgeous after dark.

The Lotte World Tower as seen from the street level.

After a quick tour, we visited a nearby street which was famous for its late-night diners. We had a sumptuous meal!


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