Top destinations in South Jeolla

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    • Yeosu’s coastline is famous for its temperate climate and lush greenery, as well as outstanding beaches. A favorite hangout is Manseongri Beach, which has black volcanic sand fringed with cafes and eateries serving tongue-tingling Korean BBQ dishes. Enjoy a bird’s eye view of Yeosu by taking a ride on the Maritime Cable Automobile, which connects the city with Dolsan...

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    Where & what to eat in South Jeolla

    • 10 Great Restaurants in Yeosu

      Yeosu is a seafood haven with plenty of regional specialties. Added to the freshly caught ingredients from the clean waters of the South Sea, leaf mustard kimchi and Korean lettuce are Namdo region's unique flavors, creating incredible dishes. If you are not sure of what to eat in Yeosu, the best dishes include marinated crab with rice (gejang baekban), raw...

    Where to shop & what to buy in South Jeolla

    • 6 Best Places to Go Shopping in Yeosu

      Yeosu’s traditional markets and fish markets are mostly gathered in one place, around the Yeondeungcheon Stream in Gyo-dong. Gyodong Market, Seo Market, Fish Market, Seafood Specialty Market, and Jungang Market are popular markets for locals and tourists. Most of the Yeosu markets are characterized by a high proportion of seafood. Fresh fish, dried fish, salted fish, fresh kimchi, and...

    Where to go & what to do at night in South Jeolla

    • 5 Best Things to Do After Dinner in Yeosu

      Yeosu's night sea is famous for its beauty. At Jongpo Marine Park, centered on Yi Sun-shin Square, you can experience the wonderful night-time sea. The view of the sea at night from the Yeosu Maritime Cable Automobile is especially breath-taking. The Hamel Lighthouse and the Yeosu Expo Marine Park also face the beautiful sea of Yeosu, creating...

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