240, Geumhwa-ro, Seo-gu, Gwangju
Gwangju World Cup Stadium is a major symbol of Gwangju. Designed to reflect the notion of ‘spreading far and wide’ the exterior is shaped like spokes of a wheel. When lit up, the stadium looks like a glowing dome. The ceiling and large ‘Y’-shaped pillars resemble a ‘Go,’ an instrument used in a traditional game from Gwangju, Gossaumnori. It is with design touches such as these that architects of the stadium have sought to capture and reflect traditional aspects of the Gwangju area. The soccer stadium can accommodate up to 40,000 people at once and has many subsidiary facilities, including media center, athlete waiting room, medical care facilities, and more.
32, World Cup-daero, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon
Daejeon World Cup Stadium is one of the stadiums where games were held during the 2002 World Cup Korea/Japan. The stadium can accommodate up to 42,000 fans. Korea advanced to the quarterfinals on this field and it is still frequented by many when World Cup or Olympic games are broadcasted.
618, Maesohol-ro, Nam-gu, Incheon
Munhak Sports Complex is located in Nam-gu, Incheon-si. Construction began in July, 1994 and was completed in February, 2002. The complex and its grounds measure 432,034.60 ㎡. The complex originally began its construction as the main venue for National Athletic Competition, but was changes were made along the way to hold the Korea-Japan soccer game during the FIFA World Cup in 2002.
806, Bongsu-daero, Seo-gu, Incheon
Incheon Asiad Main Stadium is the main stadium for
the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon. Construction began in June 2011 and the stadium
opened on June 1, 2014. Built on a 631,975㎡ lot, the five-story stadium has a total
floor area of 113,620㎡ and 61,818 spectator seats (capacity to be reduced by
32,514 seats after the 2014 Asian Games).
The stadium has an oval running track enclosing a regulation-size soccer field. Outside, there's a tennis court, a subsidiary stadium, and the 1,415.13㎡ Yeonhui Cricket Ground (연희크리켓경기장).
33, World cup-ro, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do
2002 FIFA WORLD CUP was held at Jeju World Cup Stadium located on Jeju Island.
Jeju World Cup Stadium was designed in the shape of the mouth of a volcano and its roof in the shape of nets of traditional fishing boats in Jeju. The stadium was built 14m below ground level to endure strong winds. Jeju is the most famous tourist attraction in Korea, so there are many places of interest like Mt. Hallasan, Seongsan Ilchulbong Peak, Yeomiji Botanical Gardens and Jungmun Beach.
1055, Girin-daero, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do
The Jeonju World Cup Stadium was built just before the 2002 FIFA World Cup games. Its unique design comes from the Korean traditional fan, known as Hapjukseon in Korean. This fan (as seen in the picture below) represents the beauty of traditional Korean design. The stadium grounds cover an area of 562,929 m2, with 1 above ground level and 6 underground levels. This structure seats up to 42,477 people. The design of the stadium gives visitors a dramatic feeling as the rows of the stadium seems to blend effortlessly into the field.
424, Olympic-ro, Songpa-gu, Seoul
Olympic Park is an expansive outdoor area for Seoul residents to enjoy and also offers facilities and venues for a range of events including athletic competitions, concerts and other performances. The park houses athletic facilities including the gymnasium of the ’88 Seoul Olympic Games, a fencing stadium, weightlifting stadium, swimming pool and tennis courts. Moreover, those venues are multi-purpose facilities that can host a wide range of events and performances. The park also holds sports classes in swimming, golf, badminton, basketball, gym, dance and others. There are also daily use gym facilities as well as a number of walking and jogging trails.
344, World cup-daero, Yeonje-gu, Busan
Established in 1986, the Busan Sports Complex features the main stadium, Sajik indoor swimming pool, an indoor gymnasium, Sajik Baseball Ground, and an athletes' training center. The main stadium was the venue for the 2002 Asian Games and several matches during the 2002 FIFA World Cup. The Sajik Baseball Ground is home of the Lotte Giants, and seats up to 28,500 people. The Busan Sports Complex regularly hosts international sporting and cultural events, while providing excellent facilities for personal as well as group training.
208, Yeongjonghaeannam-ro 321beon-gil, Jung-gu, Incheon
Paradise Casino - Incheon International Airport Branch, located a very short distance from Incheon International Airport, is located in Grand Hyatt Incheon for foreigners. Unlike general casinos, the casino features state-of-the-art interior and special heating and air-conditioning equipment to give off a forest effect while enjoying casino games. The game types include blackjack, baccarat, roulette and other various game areas, as well as about 40 slot machines.
296, Haeundaehaebyeon-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan
Paradise Hotel is located along the coast of Busan, offering a range of casino games. Located on the first floor of the main building, the casino offers games including blackjack, baccarat, roulette, slot machines and more.
50, Sowol-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
Live the excitement in Seoul – SSEVEN LUCK CASINO (Gangbuk Hilton)
The huge space and decent interior design put it among the leading casinos in the world. The Seven Luck Casino Millennium Seoul Hilton is equipped with a great variety of state-of-the-art gaming options such as Baccarat, Blackjack, Roulette and Big Wheel. Furthermore, it is close to historic cultural assets of Korea as well as a number of famous hotels and tourist spots, so that you can experience it all on your tour through Seoul.
58, Teheran-ro 87-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
Everyone’s favorite, Korean Las Vegas – Seven Luck Casino - Gangnam COEX
The Seven Luck Casino - Gangnam COEX is a Korean-style casino with an oriental atmosphere and state-of-the-art facilities. A total area of 6093.57㎡ houses 82 table games and 121 of the latest machine games. You can enjoy a great variety of gaming options such as Blackjack, Baccarat, Tai-sai, Roulette, Caribbean Poker and slot machines. With its convenient location in the central Gangnam area, the casino also makes for an ideal place to sightsee and shop.