Recession tourists

20th March 1998 at 00:00
(Photograph) - Recession tourists: Some of a party of 450 Japanese high school students, who began a one-week visit to South Korea on Tuesday, scour the streets of Seoul for bargains. The depreciation of the currency after the collapse of the South Korean economy has made for rich pickings. Photograph: Yun Suk-Bong Reuters

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