Three Yonsei Global club members and three
exchange students went on a tour to Changduck Palace. Changduck palace is a
palace of the Joseon Dynasty located in Jongno-gu, Seoul. It is an example of
comprehensive environmental design that harmonizes architecture and landscape.
It is also an important cultural heritage that makes us experience the Korean traditional
We first went to a Hanbok rental shop to
try on Hanbok, Korean traditional clothing. There were various beautiful
clothes to wear. After we all got dressed up in Hanbok, we went to the front
gate of Changduck palace and started our tour. Although the weather was a bit
cold to wear hanbok, we were able to feel the atmosphere of Joseon Dynasty just
by wearing it.
We saw Injeongjeon, which was used for
major state affairs, and took pictures in front of it. We were overwhelmed by
how beautiful the architect is. Then, we saw Seonjeongjeon, Huijeongdang,
Daejojeon, and so on. During the whole tour, we talked about the history of
each architect, special features, and how it was used in the past. By strolling
around the whole palace slowly, we could experience the beauty of Korean
After the tour, we went to a restaurant to
have dinner. We had Noodle Soup with Clams and Noodle Soup with Perilla Seed.
Since it was a bit cold outside, we could warm ourselves with it. During
dinner, we talked about our hometown, cultures, languages and so on. We were
together for five hours and it was an exciting day.
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