#Seoraksan is the highest mountain in the Taebaek mountain range in the Gangwon province in eastern South Korea. It is located in a national park near the city of #Sokcho . After the Hallasan volcano on Jeju Island and Jirisan in the south, Seoraksan is the third highest mountain in South Korea. The Daechongbong Peak of Seoraksan reaches 1,708 metres (5,603 feet).
Korea - 2015 November. Sokcho. Sokcho (속초) is a city in Gangwon-do province, South Korea. It is located in the far northeast of Gangwon-do. Lying north of the 38th parallel, the city belonged to North Korea from 1945 until the end of the Korean War, when the dividing line between the two Korean states was officially altered.
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Cheongcho-ho (Cheongcho Lake) in Sokcho, Korea: The Chengcho Lake is quite big. It will probably take hours to complete one round on foot. The landmark of Sokcho, the Expo Tower, is by the side of the lake. Flock of seagulls, cormorants, geese and other migratory birds rest and feed at the lake and they can be watched from a close distance.
Yeonggeumjeong in Sokcho, Korea: Yeonggeumjeong is a popular pavilion built on the shores of the East Sea. It is not only popular for its magnificent views of the sunrise, but also for the sound of the sea which is thought to be particularly nice at this site. It is thought that the pavilion was built at this location for sonic reasons.