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Oidolgae - Lonley rock in the sea
Cheju

Oidolgae is colume-shaped rock, 20m high, near Seoguipo city, Jeju island. Some pine trees are grown on top of the rock. Oidolgae means "lonely rocks in middle of the see"

For more information, refer to http://www.jejusamda.com/common/c_dataView.php?id=D05030000 (only Korean)

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Uploaded: 25/09/2009
Updated: 30/09/2014
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