Korea with your little one

Korea with your little one
Korea with your little one

A quiet room with mint-green cushions and pink curtains. Designer breastfeeding pillows from Tartine et Chocolat. This was the breastfeeding room of the nursery at the Lotte Department store in downtown Seoul.

Gwanghwamun, Gyeongbukgung Palace
Gwanghwamun, Gyeongbukgung Palace

In addition to the breastfeeding cave, there were cribs for napping, multiple changing tables and highchairs for feeding baby. When I walked into the nursery, an attendant promptly greeted me in English to

This set-up seems both extravagant and ideal. All Korean department stores and malls have nurseries–albeit without designer cushions–for a quick top-off or even a nap. Shopping with your little one is easier when you have a safe zone.

A number of metro stations also have unattended nurseries.

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