Monday, August 9, 2010

大韓民國


South Korea 7-5-2010
The Forest of Naksansa temple, Naksan Temple is a Korean Buddhist temple complex in the Jogye order of Korean Buddhism that stands on the slopes of Naksan Mountain (also called "Obongsan Mountain"). It is located about midway between Sokcho and YangyangGawngwon Province, eastern region of South Korea. Naksansa is one of the few temples in Korea to overlook the Sea of Japan (East Sea). Little more about Naktemple HERE
South Korea  officially the Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia, located on the southern portion of the Korean Peninsula. It is neighbored by China to the west, Japan to the east, and North Korea to the north. Its capital is Seoul. Its territory covers a total area of 99,392 square kilometers and has a population of 50 million.
more about Korea republic on wiki HERE
I received this card as privat  gist from KiwiCarol, she can be foun at postcrossing site and forum. 





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