Situated in South East Asia, South Korea is warm and welcoming with rich heritage and culture. The capital city offers many other cultural and artistic attractions, such as the Museum of Art, Seoul Fortress, and other old tombs. South Korea is not only rich in lakes, mountains, forests, and sanctuaries but also is the largest market for innovative cosmetics. Korea is also known for its excellence in cosmetic surgery. For shoppers, South Korea offers Korean antiques, artwork, traditional arts and crafts, clothing and accessories.
South Korea can be roughly divided into four regions
Eastern Region - High Mountain regions and low coastal plains
Western Region - There are about 3000 islands that lie off the in the region, among which Jeju Island is the largest. River basins and hills are
Southwestern Region - This region has beautiful coastal plains and mountains
Southeastern Region - This region is dominated by the river bank of the Nakdong River.
Spring (April - June) is the best time to visit South Korea
This is regarded as the best time to visit South Korea as the country gets painted pink by the blooming cherry blossom all over. Also, the weather remains quite pleasant with many interesting festivals lining up during these months. The weather not only makes it popular among tourists to visit but also boosts the locals to head for the hills, visiting country's many national parks. The temperature ranges between 5 degrees during the starting days to as high as 27 degrees towards the end of the season.
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Since the tourism in South Korea is on the pace of development, it is getting popular as a tourist destination. Some of the parts in South Korea especially in the cities and in major tourist destinations like Jeju, you can find hotels, inns, guest houses, dormitories, hostels to reside but be prepared as most of them can be pretty expensive. There are a wide variety of places to stay ranging from deluxe hotels with big international names to small home like inns as well.
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