South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea is a country in . Known as the "Land of the Morning Calm", Korea has for a long time served as a cultural bridge between its neighbors, China and Japan.

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is the capital of South Korea. With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and… Photo: malink ks, CC BY 2.0.

is a province in the north-west of South Korea, surrounding the national capital city of . Photo: Knipptang, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a province of South Korea. The abbreviated name Gyeongnam, formerly Kyungnam, is also used. Photo: Asfreeas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a province in the northeastern corner of South Korea, bordering and having a long coast along the East Sea. Photo: Kenrick95, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a province of South Korea where Buddhist traditions of the Silla kingdom and the centre of Confucian philosophies meet. Photo: Macmarvin, CC BY 2.0.

Province, also known as Chungnam, is a province of South Korea. Photo: Acero2310, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Province, also known as Jeonnam, is a province of South Korea. Photo: Steve46814, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Province, also known as Jeonbuk, is a province of South Korea. Photo: Eggmoon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, abbreviated Chungbuk, is the only landlocked province in the country. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Island is an island off the southern coast of South Korea in the Korea Strait. Photo: song songroov, CC BY 3.0.

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