This colourful book introduces children to the many facets of Seoul, which in 1994 marked its six hundredth anniversary as the capital of Korea. With maps and guidebooks in hand, Kurt and his sister Elise tour the exciting city. They go from its ancient palaces to state-of- the-art amusement parks, traditional markets to modern shopping centres, and more. They learn much about Korean history, culture and life. 5 to 11 years.