South Korea is fourth largest economy in Asia and has a strong export-driven industry, primarily responsible for its wealth. It also has a very rich culture. The country isn't, however, all about industry or ancient traditions. It is also a remarkable tourist destination that has something for everyone -- be it those who love nature, visiting megacities, or those who are history buffs and love to explore the cultures of the world.
Whether it is sightseeing, shopping, eating and drinking, active pursuits, or relaxation you are looking for, South Korea will positively enthrall you. For those who are interested in outdoor activities, South Korea has a number of hiking destinations and many caves to explore. For shopping enthusiasts, the nation has traditional shopping markets and malls where you can purchase great souvenirs and other local stuff. South Korean cuisine is also something you should not miss out on when you are in the country. And if relaxation is what you are looking for, Korean bathhouses and temple stays are a must-visit.