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Natural Forest in Changdeokgung Palace in Seoul City

May 31, 2013

Secrete Garden in Changdeokgung Palace

Changdeokgung literally in Korean means "Prospering Virtue Palace". It is also known as Changdeokgung Palace located in central Seoul city, South Korea.

The king throne was inside this palace

It is one of the "Five Grand Palaces" built by the kings of the Joseon Dynasty (1392–1897). Changdeokgung palace was used to live by kings of the Joseon Dynasty untill Japanese colonization.

Secrete Garden

It was heavily damaged during the Japanese occupation of Korea (1910-1945). Currently, only about 30% of the pre-Japanese structures remained.

Secrete Garden


Children Grand Park in Seoul


Cheer-dancers at 2013 street rowing championship-myeong dong

Apr 14, 2013
In order to promote 2013 World Rowing Championship which is going to be held in Chunju- Korea, a Street Rowing Championship program was held in Myeong-dong, in downtown Seoul city, on 14th of April.


South Korea

20th anniversay China-Korea culture dance held in Seoul

A Korean pop singer among Chinese dancers


Seoul International Students Field Trips 2011

Converted garbage land into a beautiful park

Converted garbage land into a beautiful park

Electronic vehicle

Electronic bicycles

Hi Seoul Festival 2011

UNHCR at Seoul Festival 2011

The kids enjoy at Seoul Festival 2011