Gyeongju is in province, . The capital of the Silla Kingdom for approximately the whole first millenium CE, Gyeongju is definitely worth visiting if you are at all interested in Korean history.
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Cheomseongdae is an astronomical observatory in Gyeongju, . is situated 2½ km south of Gyeongju. Photo: Kbarends, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Bunhwangsa is a temple complex from the Old Silla era of Korea. is situated 2 km southeast of Gyeongju. Photo: phploveme, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, formerly Tomb No.155 in South Korea, is a tumulus located in Gyeongju, . is situated 2½ km southwest of Gyeongju.

, formerly known as Anapji, is an artificial pond in Gyeongju National Park, . is situated 2½ km south of Gyeongju. Photo: 螺钉, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a myeon or a township in the administrative subdivisions of the Gyeongju City, North Gyeongsang province, . is situated 6 km northwest of Gyeongju.


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