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While I couldn't locate any permanent shops online, there's one event where you can certainly get a lantern: Seoul Lantern Festival. It's an annual festival held every November in Seoul. The official website lists prices for many different kinds of lanterns: Rectangular lanterns: KRW 15,000 / Hanji lantern (3 types): KRW 10,000 / Color lanterns: KRW ...


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No one here can tell you if it's safe for you or not. What can be done is to highlight published facts on air quality, in Seoul, for the middle of the year. I was able to find air quality index data (a snapshot) for Seoul taken in June, 2015. The measurements ranged between the measurement bands of "moderate" and "unhealthy for sensitive groups". This ...


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Seoul actually has pretty good air quality for a large metropolitan area in a valley. In general, you shouldn't worry about air pollution there aside from specific local events or occurrences - standing in central Gangnam in rush hour isn't recommended but I guess you wouldn't stand in Manhattan rush hour traffic either. There are occasionally issues with ...



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