South Korean Tomb Hills

January 12th, 2010
South Korean Tomb Hills

These hills are actually royal tombs where the ancient rulers of Korea are buried. These are located right in the middle of the city of Gyeongju where I was staying. As this was taken in winter, the grass was brown, but still makes for a scenic landscape. In total there are 35 royal tombs in this area and plenty of others. In fact, one can see recent burial mounds located throughout the country, on road sides, in woods, and in fields.

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One Response to “South Korean Tomb Hills”

  1. Frida says:

    Beautiful composition with warm earthy color tones.

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