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A Must Do In Seoul!

First thing first, Michael @ The Real Seoul is the man!! My wife and I came across The Real Seoul... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
5280HI_Traveler
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Denver, Colorado
Amazing, immersive experience

I was lucky enough to discover The Real Seoul on my second visit to South Korea. The difference... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
danctracy
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Sydney, Australia
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The Real Seoul offers custom food and nightlife tours for solo travelers and small groups of friends. Custom means the menu choice is yours - barbecue,you name it. Just bring empty stomachs and a strong liver. Tours are typically held in the...more
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| Sinnonhyeon Station, Seoul, South Korea
Gangnam / Nonhyeon / Yeoksam
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First thing first, Michael @ The Real Seoul is the man!! My wife and I came across The Real Seoul while planning our trip to South Korea and decided to do something out of the normal for us…take a tour. We are so happy and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to discover The Real Seoul on my second visit to South Korea. The difference between the two visits was astonishing, and I owe it all to my experiences of participating in two food tours on The Real Seoul on my second...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Finally a review thanks boo :-) ! I KNOW you'll be back so see you soooooooooon I hope!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an amazing evening with Michael! Communications prior to the evening were prompt, courteous and informative and he was at the allotted meeting point bang on time. We had a fun and relaxed chat to introduce ourselves whilst waiting for a further guest, and...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oh hey thanks for writing this even faster than you said :-)! Glad you guys had a great time. You know where to find me when you come back, and do send anyone my way that comes here. Thanks again for the kind words!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Seoul as a solo traveler (woman) and got in touch with Michael, who was very kind as soon as i told him that my trip was not very organized.Even though we met halfway through my trio, he got in touch with me...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ioana thanks for the kind words! Please do send anyone my way if they come here :-) and I'll of course be in touch if I ever make it your way!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My trip to Seoul was all the richer for the help that Michael gave me and my husband. From our first message, Michael gave some good tips and recommendations for us to add to our itinerary. While we didn't make it everywhere he suggested, we...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

As I said before, thanks for the fast review :-)! You know where to find me if you ever head back this way!

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

I was in Seoul as a solo traveler, After working. I was reviwing trip advisor on what were the best options, and found this "the real Seoul" choice. 30 excellents reviews. Here goes one more. Mike has SATISFACTION in what te does. That makes our...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Thanks for the kind words Sergio! It's a long way back to and from Brazil, but you know where to find me if you're ever this way again :-)!

Reviewed July 24, 2018

My husband and I went to Seoul and Japan for 2 weeks in June and were looking for something off the beaten path. After going down the internet rabbit hole, I stumbled upon the Real Seoul. I messaged Michael after reading all the rave reviews...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Suzanne, thanks again for taking time to write a review, I really appreciate it! You know where to find me if you head back this way....and like you said, send your friends my way, too!

Reviewed July 17, 2018

Highly recommend, Michael provided a very personable, bespoke tour, exactly as advertised! We went to the most authentic restaurants, and he also helped with coordinating transportation to and from the starting location, as well as to and from the airport. Thank you Michael!

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Avi, thanks again for writing a review. You know where to find me if you swing back this way and can stay longer!

Reviewed July 16, 2018

Michael is the best! He truly made my Seoul trip real. The tour was a lot of fun and I learned a lot about the area. It's a fabulous way to spend an evening and you will not be disappointed. An important thing to note:...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thanks Julia! Hope our paths can cross again someday!

Reviewed July 14, 2018

The name Real Seoul leapt out at me. The many positive reviews convinced me to make contact and I wasn’t disappointed. I wanted an authentic experience that only local expertise could give me… but not just that; I hoped to find someone who would offer...More

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Michael H, Owner at The Real Seoul, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Steve thanks for the eloquent and kind words! I'll let you know when Minsu and I plan our Australian invasion!

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Gangnam / Nonhyeon / Yeoksam
If you thought business and fun couldn’t mix, look no
further than urban Gangnam and the nearby
neighborhoods. On the surface, Gangnam comes off as a
strictly business district with a plethora of
high-rise office buildings jutting into the sky and
the steady streams of office workers bustling about.
But interlaced within are a string of shops,
restaurants, bars, and other spots for entertainment.
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Response from Michael H | Property representative |
I know I contacted you via Kakao but for others just in case: Email: therealseoul @ gmail Kakao / Line / WeChat ID: mikesaidyes WhatsApp (and Phone/iMessage): +821066369632
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