Images from trip to South Korea in May of 2007. Highlights include Bulguksa Temple, Gyeongju; Samneung-gol Valley, Mt Namsan area, Gyengju; Bongjeongsa Temple, Andong; Hahoe Folk Village, Andong; Seoraksan National Park; Changdeok Palace, Seoul
Bulguksa Temple, Gyeongju, South Korea
Gate to Daewoonjeon Main Hall can be reched by two stone bridges. The bridge has 33 stairs which represent the 33 steps or courses people should take to reach Buddha's land.
Bulguksa Temple symbolizes Buddha's Land on earth. It was build in 751 and was restored to its present form in1973. It was designated as a World Cultural Heritage on 1995, by UNESCO.