Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul

If you feel like you are looking at a spaceship, don’t feel alone, especially with the image displayed top of page. The Dongdaemun Design Plaza is among the most iconic, ultramodern landmarks in the city and was built to host design-related exhibitions, shows and conferences. It also houses a design museum, a history and culture park and an art hall. In 2015, the New York Times selected the plaza as being one of the top 52 places to visit in the world.