Traditional Korean House with timber frames and clay roof tiles in Bukchon Hanok Village, Seoul, Korea

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Traditional Korean House with timber frames and clay roof tiles in Bukchon Hanok Village, Seoul, Korea
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The picture shows typical layout of traditional Korean house around a courtyard with delicately patterned sliding doors which lead to rooms. Seoul Bukchon Hanok Village is situated in the old part of Seoul, the north of the river Han. This village is one of the few remaining areas in Korea where old traditional architecture with timber framed and clay roof tiled houses can be found. The village is very popular among tourists, in particular Japanese and Chinese. All the Royal Palaces are in the vicinity of this village.
Location: Seoul, Korea