Free Stuff and Discounts — everyone loves it!
Here are some of the things that you MIGHT get it for Free or at a Discounted price. No guarantees because everyone loves free and discounted stuff, you are not the only one. With high competition going on, nothing can be 100% guaranteed. It is up to your luck!
1. FREE Wifi
The free Wifi in Seoul is a government initiative to offer 10,000 free public wifi zones, slated to be completed by 2015. And it is awesome. No need for logins or passwords, and they’re located in very popular areas, too. Just find “Seoul Wifi” and food porn to your hearts content.
Here are a few notable locations:
And of course, you’ll have to be close to the router to actually be connected. They look like this:
Like in Singapore, Starbucks, McDonalds, and even taxis offer free wifi, but for some reason, the passwords aren’t made so clear. Fear not. Here’s how you can unlock free wifi anywhere you go in Korea! It’s not guaranteed to work, but chances are high that you’ll be scoring some free wifi anywhere you go in Korea!
2. FREE Hanbok Experience @ Myeongdong
Take the escalator/lift up to level 5 & look for Seoul Global Culture & Tourism Center.
Opening Hours: 10.30am to 7pm (Korean Time)
On peak period, it is best to secure your slots as early as possible. Each slot is 10 minutes — meaning to say you get to have 10 minutes (exclusive of the time that you are taking to change) to take as many pictures in your hanbok with 2 background to choose from.
Location: M Plaza Myeongdong Level 5
[04536 27, Myeongdong 8-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul ]
Discount coupons can be easily found and printed when you do a simple search online. The main ones are from Korea Tourism Org and Visit Korea Committee. Many types of different discount coupons can be found on these 2 websites.
Be sure to take note of the validity period as well as the terms and conditions of each coupon.