Korea-Gangwon-Woljeongsa Entrance Gate, ceiling of the entrance gate at Wolijeongsa. From Wikipedia: One of the worship halls at Woljeonsa. Woljeongsa is a head temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism, located on the eastern slopes of Odaesan in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon Province, South Korea. Woljeongsa was founded in 643 by the Silla monk Jajang.
Korean Air (KR) Boeing 777-2B5(ER) HL7752 aircraft, painted in ''Pyeongchang 2018'' special colours Oct. 2010 - Sep. 2012, & the sticker ''New Horizons For Korea'' on the airframe, landing at Suisse Zurich Kloten International Airport. 07/07/2012. (Pyeongchang=a county in Gangwon province of South Korea which will host 2018 Winter Olympics & Paraolympics games).
With governments, activists and scientists tearing their hair out over the world’s impending crisis in biodiversity, the outgoing president of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) delivered a simple message to participants at the 12th Conference of the Parties to the CBD (COP12) currently underway in the Republic of Korea’s northern Pyeongchang county: honour the promises you made last year. Speaking to IPS on the sidelines of the meeting, running from Oct. 6-12, Hem Pande, chairman
Mayor Nancy Denson of Athens-Clarke County: Tell Friendship City, Seoul Seodaemun District, South Korea, That We’re Opposed to the Torture and Consumption of Dogs and Cats. Athens-Clarke County has become Friendship City with Seoul Seodaemun District, South Korea. This relationship was no doubt...