Travel : Korea
oft-ignored country of East Asia. Great food, great sights,
beautiful women, a writing system that looks like Klingon and a
ruthless dictator with a nuclear arsenal within artillery range -- what
more could a traveller want?
Korean's number two city and number one port.
serenity of Beomeosa Temple (rest assured, the rest of the city is
Exurb of Seoul home to South Korea's greatest
exercise in patriotic propaganda.
Caves and mountains in the middle of the
Mountain headquarters of the
two-million-strong Cheonda sect of Buddhism.
A small city with a famous fortress and the
Dong Bang Tourist Hotel.
from the fortress to the river
Truce village in the Incredibly Militarized
Zone between the Koreas.
Korean military police doing his best to out-intimidate the enemy
A sprawling but fascinating megapolis.
Nandaemun Gate floodlit at night
Rather dull hot spring resort.
Seoul's international airport and a little