Deoksugung Palace

Much as the Newport mansions bring you to another period, the palaces in Seoul bring you to another era, and you can spend the better part of a day there for as little as 1,000 won (less than 1 USD). We arrived at Deoksugung on a Saturday afternoon, when the temperature was still not too low for a leisurely stroll outdoors, in the middle of a traditional musical performance outside the entrance and a crowded rally across the street. There were visitors scattered throughout the grounds, but we had pockets to ourselves to explore and twirl around in.

Uniqlo vest, turtleneck | Vince Camuto leggings | Nike Free Rn

Plenty of space for shameless twirling.

As the sun set, the trees caught fire.

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