Korea, "Land of the Morning Calm," is a land of opposites existing in conjunction with each other
It combines ancient Oriental tradition with modern technology. In downtown Seoul, one can find traces of its 5,000 year history in its palaces, city gates, and temples, yet the country is also a rapidly developing nation in terms of industry, trade, and commerce.
Besides being the commercial and administrative capital of the country, Seoul is also the most favorite tourist destination in South Korea. This city is houses numerous historical sites that have been declared as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Nature lovers will love the untouched beauty of the hills, forests, beaches and other geographical landmarks in South Korea. The eastern part of the country is blessed with picturesque fishing villages, sandy beaches, lofty mountain peaks and so forth.