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  South Korea Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
South Korea is a country swathed in green, prodding its stony fingers skyward, and the Koreans are a people obsessed with nature, and with mountains in particular.
When To Go Korea has four distinct seasons, with a wet monsoon/summer in the middle of the year, and a very cold winter from November to March.
Jeju-do off the south coast is the warmest and wettest place in the country.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/asia/south-korea   (369 words)

  
  South Korean Flag, History, and Statistics
Statistics for All of Korea (North and South)
Population Comparison of South Korean to Its Asian Neighbors
GNP Comparison of South Korean to Its Asian Neighbors
www.paulnoll.com /Korea/History   (147 words)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: South Korea national football team
The South Korea national football team has often been considered Asia's most successful national team since they made their debut at the 1948 Summer Olympics.
Kim Byung-Ji (김변지; born 08/04/1970) is a football goalie for Pohang Steelers in the K-League in South Korea.
Korea University is located in central Seoul, South Korea, and is generally regarded as one of the best universities in Korea.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/South-Korea-national-football-team   (6507 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Korea Republic national football team
The Korea Republic national football team represents South Korea in international football competitions.
South Korea has participated in more World Cup final tournaments than any other Asian team, and became the first Asian nation to reach the semi-finals, doing so when it co-hosted the 2002 tournament.
Cha Bum-Kun, (born May 22, 1953 in Hwaseong, Korea), is a Korean football manager and former player, nicknamed Tscha Bum (Cha Boom) because of his name and his thunderous ball striking ability.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Korea-Republic-national-football-team   (1343 words)

  
  Flag of South Korea
The national flag, civil and state ensign of South Korea is white with a red (top) and blue Yin Yang symbol in the center; there is a different fl trigram from the ancient I Ching (Book of Changes) in each corner of the white field.
The flag was designed in 1882 during the reign of King Gojong by Bak Yeong-ho, the Korean ambassador to Japan.
Gojong proclaimed the Taegeukgi to be the official flag of Korea on 6 March 1883.
www.guajara.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/f/fl/flag_of_south_korea.html   (195 words)

  
 Canada Flag Mart South Korea Flag ( Republic of Korea )
The South Korean National flag is best explained through the oriental philosophy or theory of Um-Yang, known which is known in Chinese as Yin-Yang.
Centered in the flag is a circle with a red swirl being yang and the lower blue swirl being yin.
Flag Measures 36 in x 60 in and is 100% polyester with grommets for easy flying.
www.canadaflagmart.com /Detail.bok?no=26   (284 words)

  
 South Korea
According to "Standard Shades of the Korean Flag 1997-10", issued by the Ministry of Information in 1997, the officially recommended colours are red 186C and blue 294C in the Pantone Matching System.
It is quite rare for Koreans to use National flag somewhere else except for some important national ceremony, not to mention of modification of national flag.
The ROK Navy vessels use the national flag as the naval ensign.
flagspot.net /flags/kr.html   (1103 words)

  
 South Korean Flags (South Korea) from The World Flag Database
South Korean Flags (South Korea) from The World Flag Database
©2007 The World Flag Database and Graham Bartram
Flag Drawings © Graham Bartram, portions © The Flag Institute and Mario Fabretto
www.flags.net /SKOR.htm   (59 words)

  
 Flags of all Countries
Buy World Flags from just $1.60 each, 200 countries in stock
We add non-country flags on request only, at our discretion.
Contact the Webmaster with your comments and suggestions.
www.theodora.com /flags   (153 words)

  
 South Korea's Flag - EnchantedLearning.com
South Korea's flag pictures a red and blue Yin-Yang symbol, red (yang) on top, blue (yin) on the bottom, in the center of a white field.
This ratio of the height to the width of the flag is 2:3.
A flag quiz/coloring printout of the South Korean flag.
www.enchantedlearning.com /asia/southkorea/flag   (296 words)

  
 "korea flag" - Shopping.com
South Korea Flag Patch South Korea flag patches are fully embroidered with the name of the country on the patch.
South Korea Descriptive Flag Patch South Korean descriptive flag patches are fully embroidered and measure 1 1/2" x 4 1/2".
North Korea Flag Patch North Korea flag patches are fully embroidered with the name of the country on the patch.
www.shopping.com /xCC-korea_flag   (927 words)

  
 South Korea
It is quite rare for Koreans to use National flag somewhere else except for some important national ceremony, not to mention of modification of national flag.
As far as I know, in the Korean history, there were no political party which has their own flag which is from the modification of National flag except for the one.
It may be now ruling party(?!;)).) But the shape is completely different from the National flag that without their explanation, you may not notice that that flag is from the national flag.
www.fotw.us /flags/kr.html   (1111 words)

  
 Südkorea
The flag of South Korea is based on the flag of the former kingdom and shows on a white bunting a red-blue Yin-Yang symbol, which is named in Korean T'aeguk, what means "big polarity" – and in every corner each three, partly complete, partly interrupted fl bars, so named trigrams.
In this form the flag was for the first time in use in the year 1882 and one year later officially recognized as the symbol of the country.
The naval flag of South Korea is blue with white upper staff quadrant with two crossed fl anchora and thereupon the T'aeguk.
www.flaggenlexikon.de /fkoreas.htm   (1640 words)

  
 South Korea Flag
This South Korea flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets, or for indoor use with lined pole hem, velcro tabs and fringe.
There are 5 flag sizes available which are 4" x 6", 2' x 3', 3' X 5', 4' X 6' and 5' X 8'
www.njflags.com /southkoreaflag.html   (160 words)

  
 South Korea - Flag - Introduction - Background
In 1905, following the Russo-Japanese War, Korea became a protectorate of imperial Japan, and in 1910 it was annexed as a colony.
Thereafter, South Korea achieved rapid economic growth with per capita income rising to roughly 14 times the level of North Korea.
South Korea today is a fully functioning modern democracy.
www.exxun.com /Korea_South/a_fg.html   (471 words)

  
 About South Korea - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a country located in East Asia, in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula.
Korea forms a peninsula that extends some 1,100 km from the Asian mainland, flanked by the Yellow Sea (West Sea) and the Sea of Japan (East Sea), and terminated by the Korea Strait and the East China Sea to the south.
The political differences between the north and the south of the peninsula also mean that there is a different focus on specific aspects of Korean culture.
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/South-Korea.html   (877 words)

  
 Flag of Korea, South   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Flag of Korea, South (Nylon with Polesleeve & Fringe)
Flags through sizes 6'x10' feature strong, durable solid brass grommets.
All flags are finished with heavy-duty, no-shrink white header material for strength.
www.usflagmfg.com /index.php?page_id=flag_international&country=koreasou   (163 words)

  
 South Korea World Flags - South Korea Flag
Thereafter, South Korea achieved rapid economic growth with per capita income rising to roughly 20 times the level of North Korea.
South Korea has maintained its commitment to democratize its political processes.
As one of the Four Tigers of East Asia, South Korea has achieved an incredible record of growth and integration into the high-tech modern world economy.
www.flagsofworld.com /worldflags/south_korea.shtml   (409 words)

  
 Animated South Korean Flag, Animations featuring South Korea's national flag.
Which are the animated South Korean flag on a flagpole, A map of South Korea with the animated flag contained within its borders and having the flag animation displayed within the outline of the country's name.
These animated South Korean flag designs are available free for you to use on your website provided you credit webanimations and include a hyperlink to webanimations on your website.
The Animated South Korea Flag is just one of the many International flags we have animated to created a set of flag animations.
www.webanimations.co.uk /flags/southkorean.html   (179 words)

  
 South Korea - Republic of Korea - ROK - Taehan-min'guk - Han'guk
South Korea - Republic of Korea - ROK - Taehan-min'guk - Han'guk
Destination South Korea, a virtual travel guide to the southern part of Choson, the "land of morning calm".
Location: Korea is a peninsula country in Northeast Asia bordering China and Russia to the north, and Japan to the southeast.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/korea_south.htm   (1117 words)

  
 Korean Flag - Flag Of Korea, South   (Site not responding. Last check: )
If you would like to use this flag of Korea, South or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this map of Korea, South or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Korea, South or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
www.appliedlanguage.com /flags_of_the_world/flag_of_korea_south.shtml   (258 words)

  
 South Korea Flag (S. Korea)
The Korean flag features an ancient Buddhist symbol called the yin-yang (symbolizing the fusion of opposites).
The white background stands for purity and the four fl symbols have several meanings each.
Reading from the top left and going clockwise these meanings are: summer, autumn, winter, spring; south, west, north, east; sky (heaven), moon, Earth, sun.
www.ultimateflags.com /int/skorea.html   (55 words)

  
 South Korea - Worldworx Travel guide information, photography and email
The Korean War in the 1950’s is harsh evidence of this, yet this struggle to remain an independent nation appears to have paid off well, in respect of Koreans having maintained their own unique blend of cultural heritage and customs.
Modern day Seoul is a thriving economical metropolis and South Korea as a result, aims to experience a great economic boom in the not too distant future.
South Korea is relatively small in size, with a landmass of 98,190 sq km For a small county though, South Korea does have a large population of approximately 48.3 million, 10.6 million of which live in the capital, Seoul.
www.worldworx.tv /s-korea/index.htm   (474 words)

  
 South Korea - Flag
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The bison's head, star, rose, and crescent are traditional symbols of Moldavia.
The colours are based on the Romanian flag.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/countryfacts/southkorea_flag.html   (212 words)

  
 Korea, South - Country Flag T-Shirts
Large South Korea flag design on a white 100% cotton screened t-shirt.
The largest selection of miniature flags on the Internet is available at our miniature flags store.
We have a whole new web site devoted to country flag patches and state flag patches.
www.unflags.com /kosoflt.html   (290 words)

  
 North Korea Flag - World Flags 101 - North Korean Flags
The flag of North Korea consists of a red background with a blue horizontal stripe at the top and bottom of the flag.
Towards the left of the North Korean flag on the red background lies a white circle with a red, five-pointed star in the middle of it.
The North Korean flag was adopted on September 8, 1948.
www.worldflags101.com /n/north-korea-flag.aspx   (269 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Flag of South Korea Article   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The national flag, civil and state ensign of South Korea is white with a red and blue Yin Yang symbol in the center; there is a different fl trigram from the ancient I Ching in each corner of the w...
In Korean, the flag is called the Taegeukgi (태극기; 太極旗).
The flag was designed in 1882 during the reign of King Gojong by Bak Yeong-hyo, the Korean ambassador to Japan.
www.ipedia.com /flag_of_south_korea.html   (239 words)

  
 South Korea Flag - World Flags 101 - South Korean Flags
In the center of the flag is a blue and red circle, which is surrounded by four fl trigrams, one in each corner.
The flag was designed in 1882 during the reign of King Gojong by the Korean ambassador to Japan.
Gojong proclaimed the Taegeukgi to be the official flag of Korea on March 6, 1883.
www.worldflags101.com /s/south-korea-flag.aspx   (264 words)

  
 south korea flag and description
The South Korea flag was officially adopted on October 15, 1949.
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www.worldatlas.com /webimage/flags/countrys/asia/skorea.htm   (195 words)

  
 Korea.net : The Republic of Korea official website
The head of the nation's central bank has called for greater transparency and involvement of foreign investors in the management of the bank as part of the country's globalization drive on Sunday (June 17).
Moving pictures featuring dynamic images of Korea through the scenes of culture, art, lifestyle,...
The Ministry of Finance and Economy is pleased to present you with Korea's economic policy direct...
www.korea.net   (674 words)

  
 Korea, South Photos, Flag, Map and Travel Information
Korea - Incheon and Seoul by Christoph Joosten
South Korea: The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) by Al Teich
Flags, maps, and country data taken from the CIA World Factbook.
www.pbase.com /world/korea_south   (77 words)

  
 South Korea Flag
Travel Blog » Asia » South Korea » Flag
Anyone know of cheap hotels in Seoul, South Korea?
Flag description: white with a red (top) and blue yin-yang symbol in the center; there is a different fl trigram from the ancient I Ching (Book of Changes) in each corner of the white field
www.travelblog.org /Asia/South-Korea/fact-flag-south-korea.html   (92 words)

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