0 Likes

Songhak-San, Jeju-Island
Cheju

Songak-San is most southern part of Jeju island, which has small port leads to Mara island. Songak-San is small hill, the height is Mara island is small but very famous for Korean, because it is the most southern part of Korea.

There are 15 artificial caves which were built in Japanese colony.

You can see Hyongje-sum(Brother's Island, two small rocks in the sea) , Sambang Hill (hyperbolic shaped in the distance)

Copyright: Min Heo
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Geüpload: 03/09/2009
Geüpdatet: 30/09/2014
Keer bekeken:

...


Tags: small hill; horses
comments powered by Disqus

Min Heo
Cliff near Songak-san
Min Heo
Artificial Cave of Songak-san
Hansangeok
Hamel's merchant ship
Ingemar Bergmark
Mt. Sanbang - Hamel's ship
Hansangeok
산방산과용머리해안
Hansangeok
Harbour Moseulpo (Sunset)
Hansangeok
영락해안도로의 일몰
Min Heo
Health & Sex Museum
Min Heo
The entrance of Health & Sex Museum
Min Heo
Cliff from unused port of Mara island
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Marado
Min Heo
Lighthouse of Mara Island
Gregory Panayotou
Tanna Island, Mont Yasur Volcano, 17h45
Salma ElDardiry
Madinet Habu - Path To Second court
Ned Chiariello
Mac Alpine's Soda Fountain
Markus Kaeppeli
Switzerland Muri 96-cavity Mold
yunzen liu
Autumn Valley Scenic Area Huixian Henan——Natural oxygen bar
Luciano Covolo
Breganze - Sperotto Bazar
Walter Scavuzzo
Puente Hierro
Robert Sedrak
Under Tour Eiffel Tower Paris, France
Martin Hertel
Grand Canyon Sunset
Luciano Covolo
Covolo di Lusiana - parete del Soio
Andrew Bodrov
Saint Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
Studio Mambeau - Martijn Baudoin
Botermarkt Stadhuis
Min Heo
Family (Sculpture), Soma Museum of Art, Olympic Park
Min Heo
Nightview of JW Marriott Hotel
Min Heo
On the Sightseeing Cruise ship, Lake Ashi, Hakone
Min Heo
Artwork of Hongik University 2
Min Heo
Half Dome from Glacier Point, Yosemite2
Min Heo
Gwanaksan meteorological observatory, the top of Mt. Gwanak
Min Heo
Mountaineering Ascetism III - Sculpture of National Museum of Contemporary Art
Min Heo
Hwy120 Entrance to Yosemite
Min Heo
Sunset from Seonyu bridge
Min Heo
Night View of Anapji (pond) from the main building, Gyeongju
Min Heo
botanical garden, Seonyu island
Min Heo
Helsinki Cathedral
More About Korea

Korea is one of the oldest continuous civilizations in the world with over five thousand years of history. According to the original creation myth, the world we live in today is the work of the Heavenly Prince Hwanung, whose father was the King of Heaven.The Heavenly Prince asked his father to give him some land to govern, so the Father sent him down to Mount Taebaek. With him the Prince brought the Minister of Clouds, the Earl of Rain and the Chancellor of Wind. They also brought three thousand helpers.Under the shade of a sandalwood tree the Prince founded a holy city called Sinsi, the City of God. He put his Ministers in charge of three hundred and sixty areas of human culture, teaching them to grow crops and to make laws concerning what is good and what is evil.A tiger and a bear living in a nearby cave saw this city and desperately wanted to become human. Every day they came to the sandalwood tree at the center of the city to pray fervently for becoming humans.Hwanung saw their devotion and gave them instructions to remain in the cave and fast for one month, eating nothing but garlic and mugwort. The tiger was too impatient to stand the long and boring days in the cave, so he gave up and left, but Bear maintained the fast. At the end of the month she was transformed into a beautiful woman who became the mother of the Korean people.Her first son was Don-gun, the First King of the Korean people. When Don-Gun passed on the throne to his own son, he became a Mountain God. It is interesting that mountain gods are still worshipped today in Korea.Text by Steve Smith.