Tea gardens at Boseong, Jeollanam-do Province, South Korea (34°47’ N, 127°04’…
The Jinhae Cherry Blossom Festival in South Korea was MAGICAL! So many beautiful cherry blossoms.
17 Amazing Rural Korea Getaways
17 Amazing Rural Korea Getaways // SOUTH KOREA
마이산 탑사 by 박석상 “Tapsa (탑사), in Jinan-gun, Jeollabuk-do, is an example of the amazing accomplishments an individual can achieve when properly motivated. Tapsa is a temple where a man named ‘Gapryong Lee’, a retired scholar built numerous pagodas one stone at a time over a period of decades. There are some marvelous towers, such as Cheonjitap, Obangtap, Ilgwangtap and Wolgwangtap, which are so tall and massive it’s hard to believe they were erected by just one man. It is said that he buil...
Oedo-Botania is a marine botanical garden located in Hallyeo Maritime National Park. It is 4 kilometers away from Geojedo Island. In 1969, Lee Chang-ho first came to this island to escape from the wind and waves as he was fishing. He and his wife created this breathtaking landscape with all the care for 30 years. In April, the island is covered with a plethora of flowers.