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Buddhist temple in Jeju Island, South Korea (by stephanie.dee). - http://visitheworld.tumblr.com/post/34105994448/buddhist-temple-in-jeju-island-south-korea-by#

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Religions in Korean

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Book Heaven (Busan, South Korea) I had to pin this twice. 1st my love of books & 2nd a place I really want to see in my future travels.

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서울 (Seoul)

Paris Croissant Bakery, Little France, Seoul, South Korea

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'Cheonggyechong Stream at Sunset,' Ihwa-dong neighborhood, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea | Flickr. Photographer wrote: "A canal that flows across Seoul's downtown. This area was renovated a few years ago and has now become one of the top places to visit, especially in the evening."

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Taegukki, Korean National Flag

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Mike Hitchen Online: Let's Hear You! News Of Congressional Inquiry Regarding Shoot-down Of Extortion 17 In Afghanistan Sparks Media Attention

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Sung Tan Jul (Christmas) in South Korea is not a holiday as the country is predominantly Buddhist. However the Christian minority still manages to celebrate the season with their strictly family and religion-centered activities. Meanwhile couples take the joyous occasion to get romantic. Its also probably worth noting that South Koreans prefer to give money instead of huge gifts and Santa Claus Korean name actually makes him a Grandfather andhe wears blue. Whats on the table: Kimchi Korean…

I give it 2-3 generations. Most religion in western countries (including Japan and South Korea) will be archaic, obsolete and mostly ceremonial, if anything, within 80 years.

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Children Becoming Buddhist Monks

Today is a national holiday here in Korea where people are observing Buddha's birthday. And in celebration of this special day temples across the (...)

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