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Travel Map and Photo Blog - South Korea (대한민국)

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Traveling to South Korea... arriving in Seoul (South Korea) via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then traveling to/through Seoul, Sokcho, Seoraksan, Samcheok, (Gangwon-do), Gyeongju, (Gyeongsangbuk-do), Haeinsa, Busan, Jinju, (Gyeongsangnam-do), Yulpo, Gwangju, (Jeollanam-do), Seoul (South Korea) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)...

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Catching the Moment
Korean nun reviewing a captured moment, on her camera, Insadong, Seoul, South Korea.

Sokcho Fishing Port
A plethora of Korean fishing boats, taken late afternoon, 'Dongmyeong Port', Sokcho, Gangwon-do, South Korea.

Shilla Tumuli
An ancient 'Shilla or Silla' burial mound (ie.'Tumuli'), Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea.

Tripitaka Koreana
Housed in the UNESCO listed, 'Haeinsa Janggyeong Pamnjeon' temple, you will find the oldest complete set of Buddhist Scriptures carved onto 81,258 wooden printing blocks, that date back to the 13th century, Haeinsa, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.

Fishing Flotilla
Flotilla of fishing boats, moored in 'Nampodong Harbour', Busan, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.

Mountain Dew Tea Festival
Traditional Korean musicians, at the 'Hadong-gun Mountain Dew Tea Cultural Festival', Hadong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea.

On the Ropes
Sorting fishing ropes, in the small seaside fishing village, Yulpo, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.

Green Tea
Neatly planted rows of green tea, grown at the famous 'Boseong Tea Plantation', Boseong, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.

Chungjang-no District
'Chungjang-no' is a vibrant pedestrianised shopping district, bursting at the seams with all manner of clothing shops, bars, nightclubs and restaurants. Very popular with young Korean's and tourists, Gwangju, Jeollanam-do, South Korea.

Other travels to Japan/Korea include;

Japan/Korea 2012 - Traveling from Osaka to Seoul.
Tokyo 2004 - Exploring the urban megalopolis that is Tokyo.

Other South Korean photos from my travels;

South Korean (대한민국) photos - (PhotoStream)

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Posted by joffre 13:03 Archived in South Korea Tagged malaysia south_korea photography blog joffre 대한민국

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