About South Korea
Following its miraculous development over the last 50 years, Korea is now a modernized vibrant nation that still maintains its traditional culture. The country itself is flanked by the Yellow Sea to its west and the East Sea to the east. There are several notable islands that surround the peninsula including Jejudo, Ulleungdo, and Dokdo.
The Korea peninsula is located in Northeast Asia, roughly 1,030 km (612 miles) long and 175 km (105 miles) wide at its narrowest point. Korea’s total land area is 100,033 sq. km, and it has a population of approximately 50 million people and because of its unique geographical location, Korea is the international hub of Asia. For over 5 thousand years, the Korean people have managed to maintain their exceptional culture and today, the new and the old can be found in harmony. Come and explore all that Korea has to offer beyond your imagination!