Nestled by beautiful islands and beaches, and located only 36 kilometers west of Seoul, Incheon is quickly becoming a popular getaway destination. With a population of 2.5 million people Incheon is now South Korea’s third largest city and Incheon is filled with cultural, shopping and entertainment options for visitors to enjoy. EasyToBook.com has an array of cheap hotels in this city to accommodate you on your visit to this intriguing part of Asia.
Incheon played a key role in the liberation of South Korea. It was at Incheon in 1950, that General Macarthur led a daring attack behind enemy lines and defeated the North Korean army. Start your getaway adventures by visiting Landing Operation Museum Hall. This museum displays military artifacts and information about the Korean War. Wolmido Island out near the Incheon International Airport has an amusement park, an aquatic center, a cultural street and live entertainment. Other beautiful islands that can be visited from Incheon are Muuido Island and Sido Island. One of the best places to sample Korean seafood is at the Yeongjongdo Wharf Market. It sells fish, shellfish, crabs and other seafood which can be taken to the nearby restaurants and cooked up before your eyes. If you have a bit of time to kill at the Incheon International Airport, you can receive a crash course in Korean culture through its workshops.