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Suwon Map, South Korea

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Suwon Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Suwon with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Suwon useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Suwon!

Suwon History

King Jeongjo attempted to make Suwon the capital city of Korea in the late 18th century, but was unsuccessful. As part of his grand Suwon History endeavor, King Jeongjo ordered the construction of the Hwaseong Fortress in 1794. This walled outpost was designed initially to guard the tomb of the King’s father, Prince Sado. read more

Suwon Travel Guide

Suwon not only had a great history, but it also holds an important place in the economic scenario of present times. Suwon holds a huge factory for Samsung Electronics, one of the biggest brand names in the world and the biggest employer to date in Suwon. Samsung has been in Seoul since 1938; but after the Korean War, its founder had to relocate to Suwon in 1951 where its headquarters is now located. read more

Suwon Sightseeing

The Pilgrimage on the Walls of Filial Piety. It is a pilgrimage to the walls of Hwaseong Fortress held every Children’s Day (May 5) of the year. Visitors can expect a varied cultural performance followed by the traditional firing of the beacon. read more

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