HERITAGE in PHoTo/DOMESTIC
Tomb of King Sinmun, Gyeongju / 경주 신라 신문왕릉/ 慶州新羅神文王陵 Tomb of King Sinmun, Gyeongju Historic Site No. 181 This is presumed to be the tomb of King Sinmum, the 31st ruler of the Silla Kingdom. The king who reigned from 681 to 692 AD, was the eldest son of King Munmu who unified the Three Kingdoms. King Sinmun firmly established royal absolutism, improving the government system, and promoting national studies by establishing a national institute to tr..
경기 양주 중종비 단경왕후 신씨 온릉(溫陵) Onreung, the tomb of Dangyeong, queen consort of King Jungjong of the Joseon dynasty, Yangju, Gyeonggido Province, Korea. Following the coup d’État of 1506, she became queen consort of the king. But being forced to deposed in only seven days, she passed away in 1557 without any child at the age of 70. She was restored to the position of queen consort in 1739 by King Yeongjo. 경기 양주 중종비 단경왕후 신씨 온릉..
Five-storied Stone Stupa at Wanggunri Village Sunset over Five-storied Stone Stupa at Wanggunri Village, Iksan 益山 王宮里 五層石塔 익산 왕궁리 오층석탑
Hwaeomsa Temple, Gurye Is it possible to visit Hwaeomsa Temple next spring when red apricot blooms? 全羅南道 求禮郡 華嚴寺 紅梅
Cheomseongdae Located in central Gyeongju City, Cheomseongdae has been believed for so long an astronomical observatory, the oldest surviving one in Asia. Constructed in the 7th century in the kingdom of Silla, literally meaning star-gazing observatory, Cheomseongdae is at the center of controversy over it was an astronomical observatory.
Odusan Unification Observatory Located in Tanhyeon-myeon, Paju-si, Odusan Unification Observatory was erected in 1992 to console dispersed families and provide an educational site for the unification education.The observatory is situated in the northernmost ceasefire line of the western front where Hangang River, Seoul’s lifeline, and Imjingang River meet. It offers a wide view of Songaksan Mountain in Gaeseong to the north a..