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Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon

A royal Joseon dynasty residence in Seoul, renowned for its exquisite architecture and secret garden, inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon is a beautifully preserved 15th-century palace in Seoul. As one of the five Grand Palaces built by the Joseon Dynasty, it served as the royal residence for over 300 years. The picturesque Huwon, or Secret Garden, surrounds the palace and is home to over 56,000 trees and plants, making it a must-visit destination for nature and history lovers alike. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it's a remarkable example of traditional Korean architecture and design.

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