Beaches of South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (ROK), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying to the east of the Asian mainland. The name Korea is derived from Goguryeo which was one of the great powers in East Asia during its time, ruling most of the Korean Peninsula, Manchuria, parts of the Russian Far East and Inner Mongolia, under Gwanggaeto the Great. South Korea lies in the north temperate zone and has a predominantly mountainous terrain.

Parts of South Korea

Gwangalli Beach

The Gwangalli Beach (Hangul: 광안리 해수욕장) or Gwangan Beach (Hangul: 광안 해수욕장) is a beach in Busan, South Korea. It is located at Gwangan 2(i)-dong (former

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Haeundae Beach

Haeundae Beach (Hangul: 해운대해수욕장; Hanja:海雲臺海水浴場; RR: Hae'undae haesuyokjang) is a beach located in Busan, South Korea, and is often considered one of K

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