Getting there: This month, Delta began nonstop service from Minneapolis/St. Paul to Seoul-Incheon, using the airline's newly refurbished 777 fleet (

More info: South Korea's biggest tour operator, Hanatour (1-800-455-8965;, offers day trips with English-speaking guides in Seoul and the DMZ, as well as multiday itineraries covering multiple cities.

Korea Tourism Organization:

Seoul Tourism Organization: