You wouldn't think it. But despite the meteoric rise of the Korean economy in the last 50 years, there are those who have been left behind. Today, Jaepil took me to visit one of the poorest neighborhoods in Seoul, which is ironically only a 5 minute drive from one of the richest neighborhoods in Seoul.
Foreground - a slum on the outskirts of Gangnam-gu, one of the most affluent districts in Seoul
Background - the towers in the distance represent some of the most expensive real estate in Seoul