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  Adventure Korea - Korea Travel Club
gangwon-do (province) is mainly divided into the yeongdong (east of mountain range) and yeongseo (west of mountain range) with the taebaek mountain ranges that are developed along the east side of korean peninsula.
gangwon-do is largely divided into yeongdong on the east side of the taebaek summit, the backbone of korean peninsula, and yeongseo on the west side of that ridgeline.
ground transportation between the yeongdong and yeongseo regions is sometimes inconvenient (especially in winter), as it requires going over high mountains passes such as the daegwal-ryeong, misi-ryeong, jinbu-ryeong and hangye-ryeong.
www.adventurekorea.com /travelinfo/travelinfo_content.asp?id=regionalinfo&category=9&rowno=14   (1074 words)

 Yeongdong at AllExperts
Yeongdong is the name of the region coinciding with eastern Gangwon Province in South Korea and eastern Kangwŏn Province in North Korea.
Although Yeongseo describes the western half of the two provinces and Gwandong describes both halves together, "Yeongdong" is used much more frequently in South Korea than either of the other two names, and may be taken loosely to refer to the entire region.
The region's name lends itself to the Yeongdong Railway Line and Yeongdong Expressway, which are major transportation corridors connecting Seoul to Gangwon.
en.allexperts.com /e/y/ye/Yeongdong.htm   (187 words)

 Master-2005 (Choi, Taejin)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The apatite FT age of the Pungam Basin ranges from 46.3 ± 6.0 to 54.1 ± 8.5 Ma and its zircon grains have FT single grain ages from 64.7 ± 7.0 to 88.6 ± 10.2 Ma.
On the other hand, in the Yeongdong Basin, apatite FT age ranges from 60.7 ± 8.6 to 64.5 ± 8.2 Ma and its zircon FT age from 64.4 ± 8.2 to 77.0 ± 7.8 Ma.
On the other hand, the temperature of the Yeongdong Basin was increased to the ZPAZ after deposition due to the heating by burial and volcanic activity.
plaza.snu.ac.kr /~lee2602/theses/Ctj05m.html   (471 words)

 Eight Provinces of Korea   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Most of the traditional provinces also had alternative regional "nicknames" which are still used today (especially Honam, Yeongdong, and Yeongnam).
"Gwandong" was applied to the entire province, while "Yeongseo" and "Yeongdong" were names for the western and eastern parts of the province respectively.
"Yeongdong" is the only one of the three names used today, and applies to Gangweon Province as a whole.
bopedia.com /en/wikipedia/e/ei/eight_provinces_of_korea.html   (200 words)

 Yeongdong County - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Yeongdong County is a county in North Chungcheong Province, South Korea.
The county should not be confused with the similarly named Yeongdong region.
During the Korean War, this county was the site of the No Gun Ri incident, in which many civilians may have been killed.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Yeongdong_County   (86 words)

Gyeongsang was formed as a province of Goryeo in 1009, became one of the Eight Provinces of Joseon (the successor to Goryeo) in 1392, and was split up into modern-day North and South Gyeongsang Provinces in 1896.
Gyeongsang replaced the former Goryeo-era provinces of Yeongnam (modern-day North Gyeongsang) and Sannam and Yeongdong (modern-day South Gyeongsang).
Gyeongsang Province was situated on the southeast tip of the Korean Peninsula, and was bounded on the west by Jeolla and Chungcheong Provinces, on the north by Gangwon Province, on the south by Korea Strait, and on the east by the East Sea/Sea of Japan (see Notice on Talk page).
www.teachersparadise.com /ency/en/wikipedia/g/gy/gyeongsang.html   (289 words)

The region west of the Taebaek Mountains is called Yeongseo, while the region east of the mountains is called Yeongdong.
The term "Yeongdong" is frequently used in reference to transportation services from Seoul, the national capital.
Thus, one might catch a bus or train on the "Yeongdong Line," or drive to Gangneung on the Yeongdong Expressway.
www.ufaqs.com /wiki/en/ga/Gangwondo.htm   (447 words)

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Anseong in Gyeonggi Province and Yeongdong in North Chungcheong Province offer a chance to enjoy the fragrance of the ripe fruit and many other cultural events.
Yeongdong, where 8 percent of the nation's grapes are produced, became famous as the location for the soap opera ¡°The man of the vineyard" (podobat geu sanai).
Nangye is the pen name of Park Yon, a government official and celebrated musician during the Joseon Dynasty.
www.korea.net /pda/newsView.asp?serial_no=20060817008&part=108   (283 words)

 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Yeongdong County
Yeongdong County is a county in North Chungcheong Province, South Korea.
The county should not be confused with the similarly named Yeongdong region.
During the Korean War, this county was the site of the No Gun Ri incident, in which many civilians may have been killed.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Yeongdong_County   (101 words)

 ::: Welcome to Gangwon-do :::
Ground transportation between the Yeongdong and Yeongseo regions is sometimes inconvenient (especially in the winter), since it requires going over high mountains passes such as the Daegwanryeong Misiryeong, Jinburyeong and Hangyeryeong.
The Yeongseo inland regions vary greatly in average temperature due to being affected by the continental climate alternating between severe cold and intense heat.
In the highlands of mountainous regions, the temperatures continue to be relatively low, resulting in pleasant cool temperatures during the summertime, but in the winter the severe cold and high quantity of snow are characteristic, and therefore these areas are suitable for various winter sports including skiing.
en.gangwon.to /introduction/index.html   (1669 words)

 WorknPlay | ESL Jobs Korea | Teach English in Korea | Korea Information | Korea Entertainment Guide
But it's a different story if the mud causes you to slide down a stretch of open field, made slippery after 51 millimeters (two inches) of rain, which is what Yeongdong County received last weekend.
But the rain aside, now is the peak season for wineries all over the world, in which the grapes ripen during the months of August through October.
The most popular variety of grapes in Yeongdong is Campbell Early, which is considered ideal for table grapes but not for wine.
www.worknplay.co.kr /Entertainment/Special_20050826_Yeongdong.aspx   (990 words)

 Welcome to Gangwon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Gangwon-do Province can be roughly divided into 2 regions, Yeongdong (the eastern part, on the coast) and Yeongseo (the western part) with the main ridge of the Taebaek Mountain Range, which is the backbone of the Korean Peninsula, as the divide.
The Yeongdong Area has superb landscapes with many passes and gorges scattered between mountains and the East Sea, while the Yeongseo Area is mostly composed of highlands, deep valleys between lofty peaks.
Yeongdong has few flat areas since steep mountains almost reach to the East Sea, and many high passes like Daegwal-ryeong Pass, Hangye-ryeong Pass, Jinbu-ryeong Pass, Guryong-ryeong Pass and Jin-gogae Hill make the transportation inconvenient.
eng.gwd.go.kr /cont/sub1/sub01_07_03.html   (602 words)

 ::: Cultural Heritage, the source for Ko reans' Strength and Dream :::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In other words, Gangneung Danoje is a regional festival cultivating the sense of community among the residents in the Yeongdong region, the east side of Daegwallyeong Ridge.
During the festival, people pay homage to three tutelary deities: Shilla General Kim Yusin who contributed to the first unification of the peninsula; Holy Monk Beomil, a native of Gangneung and the spiritual leader of the founding fathers of the Goryeo Dynasty; and a lady representing the sufferings from natural disasters and hardships.
Gangneung Danoje, the largest traditional festival in Korea, takes place in the Yeongdong region centering on Gangneung City for almost a month from April to early May. It begins with the brewing of wine for the gods on April 5th.
www.cha.go.kr /english/world_heritage_new/danoje.jsp   (667 words)

 Korean National Heritage Online
During the 1990's and thereafter, the museum has been actively performing surface surveys and excavations of cultural properties, published number of significant academic survey reports, and held special exhibitions and academic seminars to contribute to the development of the local and national culture.
Most of the archeological data, the folklore materials and the ancient documents, have been excavated and collected from the Yeongdong Area in Gangwon-do, and they are from various ages, from the Old Stone Age to the modern day.
The academic surveys and research activities of the museum include surface surveys and excavations in the Yeongdong Area, sponsorship and participation in academic conventions and special exhibitions, publication of academic survey reports and annual reports, and public exhibitions of the collections.
www.heritage.go.kr /eng/mus/unv_06.jsp   (2037 words)

 Welcome To Korea Now !!!-Society & The Arts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Below the expressway is the road traversing the Daegwallyeong pass, notorious for its sharp curves and steep hills.
To prepare for bad weather, two snow-removal centers and three mechanical snowplows, which automatically spray calcium chloride when it snows, are scattered along the Yeongdong Expressway passing through the Daegwallyeong Pass.
A senior Korea Highway Corp. official said that the expansion of the highway is expected to contribute to developing industrial and tourism industries in the Gangwon Province.
kn.koreaherald.co.kr /SITE/data/html_dir/2001/12/04/200112040033.asp   (673 words)

 Yeongdong, South Korea News
Local news for Yeongdong, South Korea continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Cows plowing rice farms, children bathing in a nearby stream and elderly men playing chess on a lazy afternoon -- this was life in Nogeun-ri, Yeongdong County, central South Korea, before a nightmarish event...
YEONGDONG, South Korea, May 29 -- A group of survivors from a wartime incident that led to the deaths of South Koreans civilians at the hands of U.S. troops called for a U.N.-led probe into the incident on...
www.topix.net /kr/yeongdong   (193 words)

 :::: Welcome to FEBC ::::
Yeongdong Christian Association from 7 cities had a United Easter Service on April 11.
FEBC-Korea Yeongdong held a Revival Service with music and testimony taking a tour to churches in Yeongdong area from May 30 to July 31.
FEBC-Korea Yeongdong invited 50 pastors and had the 3rd Church Growth Seminar.
febc.febc.net /2004new/english/html/activ_06_1.htm   (156 words)

 Welcome To Korea Now !!!-Business & Finance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The plan is aimed at solving traffic problems on the Yeongdong Expressway, the only highway connecting Seoul and the northeast coast, one of the country's most popular resort areas.
The ministry said it plans to spend 3.46 trillion won ($2.89 billion) and complete the project by 2010, when a highway linking Chuncheon and Yangyang, both in Gangwon Province, is scheduled for completion.
The ministry expects the opening of what it calls the Second Yeongdong Expressway to ease the serious traffic congestion on the Yeongdong Expressway, especially during holiday periods.
kn.koreaherald.co.kr /SITE/data/html_dir/2004/01/10/200401100027.asp   (161 words)

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The third academic conference for promoting Yeongdong's culture with the title of "The past and the presence of Yeongdong's culture"
The fourth academic conference for promoting Yeongdong's culture with the title of "The past and the presence of Yeongdong's culture"
The fifth academic conference for promoting Yeongdong's culture with the title of "The traditional official trip to china and today's view"
www.ojukheon.or.kr /english/guide/introduction.htm   (603 words)

 GANGNEUNG YEONGDONG COLLEGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
With focus on actual field performance, 60% of the course consists of practical classes or exercises and twice during the course students are enrolled in an industrial field experience program.
Being the only 2 year electrical engineering course in the YeongDong region, the electrical engineering department is dedicated to fostering talented professionals to work in manufacturing, design, and development sectors.
As a core department to lead industrial sophistication and digitalization in the 21st century, students acquire expert knowledge and skills in power electronic engineering, automatic control engineering, electrical appliance and application engineering, power system engineering, and electric/electronic material engineering.
www.gyc.ac.kr /eng/academic/academic5.asp   (906 words)

In Yeongdong area where Nangye Traditional Music Festival is held, Nangye Museum of Traditional Music, Nangye Traditional Music Instrument Manufacturing Village, Nangye Traditional Music Instrument Experiencing and Inheriting Hall are all located here together.
Not only does Yeongdong hold the famous Nangye Traditional Music Contest, but also owns Nangye Traditional Music Troupe who have a good reputation and are actively performing concerts.
The reason why Yeongdong is famous for Korean traditional music is because it is the hometown of Nangye Park Yeon, one of the three great masters of traditional music, and surely the Mecca of Korean traditional music.
english.tour2korea.com /02Culture/events/Depth04.asp?sight=Event&sightseeing_id=587&ADDRESS_1=40084&ADDRESS_2=39852&konum=1&kosm=m2_1   (549 words)

 Yeongdong Expressway at AllExperts
The Yeongdong Expressway is a freeway in South Korea.
It is named from Yeongdong, an old name for Gangwon.
The road has its western end in Namdong-gu of Incheon Metropolitan City.
en.allexperts.com /e/y/ye/Yeongdong_Expressway.htm   (161 words)

 Welcome to Church of God   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The General Pastor Joo Cheol Kim and other pastors donated through 'CJB Special Project--Society That Respects the Old, Fund Raising to Send Oil for the Old' which was cosponsored by CJB (Cheongjoo Broadcasting) and Chungcheong North Province Welfare Fund-raising Association.
The General Pastor Kim said, "We prepared this fund, hoping the seniors in Yeongdong live a warm winter," at an interview with the broadcasting station.
He also donated a scholarship fund to Yeongdong Inhabitants Scholarship through the country headman, Mun-ju Son.
english.watv.org /news/news80.html   (530 words)

 KNTO Destination Guide - Nangyesa Shrine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The Nangye Art Festival, consisting of folk games and a calligraphy exhibition, is held for ten days every autumn.
Transportation: Take a express bus in direction of Daejeon, Cheongju from Yeongdong intercity bus terminal to Godang-ri.
Road Directions: Gyeongbu Expressway Yeongdong I.C (2 hrs.30 min.
www.visitkorea.or.kr /eng/info_db/dest/sight_detail.jsp?seqno=717   (132 words)

 GANGNEUNG YEONGDONG COLLEGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Now, we must take up the challenge of adapting to this new paradigm.
GangNeung YeongDong College is resurfacing as an incubation center for creative talents that can meet the demands of the 21st century.
With 40 years of history and tradition as an honored private institution, GYC has embarked on a new journey with the vision of "creating the future."
www.gyc.ac.kr /eng/about/about1.asp   (266 words)

 Welcome to Gangwon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
With the Taebaek Mountain Range as its center, Gangwon-do is divided into Yeongdong (eastern part) and Yeongseo (western part) and each part has kept its own unique folk culture.
In the Yeongdong region including the East Coast area, many folk dramas and folk games have been developed like Gangneung Kwanno Mask Drama which is the only mask pantomime in Korea, Bukpyeong Wonnim-Nori and Sokcho Saja-nori.
In the Yeongseo Inland region, there are many unique major folk cultural assets such as Cheongson Arirang (which is the prototype of the famous "Arirang" folk-song-group) and the Neowa-jib (a wooden board-roofed house) which can be seen only in mountain areas.
eng.gwd.go.kr /cont/sub1/sub01_07_08.html   (567 words)

 Welcome to Everland
Singal I/C - Yeongdong Expressway (for Wonju, Gangneung)
Ansan I/C - Yeongdong Expressway (for Wonju, Gangneung)
Wonju I/C - Yeongdong Expressway (for Suwon, Yongin)
www.everland.com /MultiLanguage/english/Gi/htm/Gi_Trans.htm   (63 words)

 KNTO Shopping - Yeongdongjang Market   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Open days: 4th, 9th, 14th, 19th, 24th, and 29th of the month Description: Yeongdong is a mountainous area, and has little arable land.
Yeongdong is so famous for its persimmons, both fresh and peeled dried, that its roadsides are literally lined up by persimmon trees.
The goat dishes here are said to have a much better flavor than those in other areas.
www.visitkorea.or.kr /eng/info_db/shop/shop_detail.jsp?seqno=140   (160 words)

 Amazon.com: Yeongdong   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
MTEC, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea Yeongdong Severance Hospital, Yonsei University, Seoul...
Goseong in Gangwon, Chungju, Jecheon, Yeongdong, Boeun, Goesan, and Danyang in...
United Industries International, South Korea) Yeongdong, PO Box 378, Seoul, 137-070...
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