The Blue House – The blue tiles and the smooth roof blend beautifully with Mt. Bugaksan in the backdrop


The Blue House

The Blue House

The Cheongwadae(lit. a platform with azure-tiled roof) or Blue House(commonly sylabicated Cheong Wa Dae) is the executive office and official residence of the South Korea head of state, the President of the Republic of Korea and located in capital city Seoul.

The Blue House

The Blue House

The Korean name literally translates to “pavilion of blue tiles.” The Blue House is in fact a complex of buildings, built largely in the traditional Korean architectural style with some modern elements.