Seoul, known as Seoul until 2005. The city area is very small, only about one tenth of Shanghai, but it is crowded with 9.5 million people, which is very dense. However, the population of Seoul is declining. It used to be more than 10 million. It is the only big city with a population of 10 million in South Korea.
Seoul is known for its high prices, which are comparable to places like New York. From large to housing prices, small to fruits and vegetables, will reflect the high cost of living. In the past two to three years, Seoul has also been faced with soaring prices caused by the epidemic, and the international trade and import and export environment has a greater impact on the domestic market.
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Wages in Seoul are high, too, with the minimum wage set at 1.91 million won (about $1,766) in 2022 after adjustment. This is the minimum standard, the average wage of 15,000 to 20,000 yuan is very common, high salary industries (finance, insurance) are more than 30,000 yuan. Of course, this is just a general statistics of the working population, those who do not have a stable job there must be a proportion of poor people.
Seoul is best known for its bibimbap, kimchi and barbecue. Kimchi is a must-have food in Korean homes and can be called a spiritual food for Koreans, but it is high in nitrite, so don't eat it too much.
Seoul roast meat is tender and the sauce is very distinctive. Meat prices have soared in South Korea, especially local beef, which has always been expensive. This is because South Korea is a small place and animal husbandry is not developed.
Apart from these, the cold noodles here are also famous, which are mainly divided into "water-cooled noodles" and "mixed cold noodles".
The flavor of cold noodles can also be subtly different depending on the cooking skills of the chef. One of the most distinctive restaurants in Seoul is the Again Lai House. The additional ingredients on the noodles are mostly meat, vegetables or boiled eggs, which are simple but flavorful.
Seoul is divided into two parts along the Han River. Most of the rich and famous live in the Gangnam area. Apgujeong and Cheongdam-dong in the Gangnam area are the pioneer of Korean fashion and pop culture, and are also the key places that drive Seoul's economy, culture, and education.
In contrast, Gangbuk has many more scenic spots. Gwanghwamun, Gyeongbok Palace, Seoul Tower, Pear and Hongdae are all well known to the public. Although the difference is obvious, but the transportation is convenient, just rely on the subway, you can move around the city.
Seoul also has a large amusement park that integrates entertainment culture. There are various amusement facilities, folk halls, grand hotels, cinemas, indoor swimming pools, indoor skating rinks, bowling alleys, sports clubs, department stores and shopping centers, which can meet all the needs of tourists.
Koreans are very tolerant of plastic surgery. After all, everyone has the heart of beauty, and we can't stop others from pursuing beauty. Although there are many beautiful women on the streets of Seoul, almost everyone dresses in a simple and elegant style.
In Seoul, the majority of plastic surgery centers are located in Apgujeong-dong, the affluent Gangnam district of Seoul.
Every year, Seoul has a fireworks fair. In the cool autumn, fireworks are lit at night along the enchanting Han River to light up the dark night sky.