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20 Things to Do in Seoul During the 2015 Lunar New Year, Seollal (설날)

Lunar New Year Seollal 설날

The Lunar New Year (Seollal, 설날) is a major holiday in Korea, and this year it's from 18-20 February, 2015. The entire country goes on holiday, and most businesses will be closed two out of the three days. Most of the people that bring life to bustling downtown areas and transportation hubs are back in their hometowns to spend time with family. Unfortunately, when travelers to Seoul check out some of the most popular areas Seoul, many run into uncharacteristic ghost towns.

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