Jeju is the biggest island and it is one of the most famous destinations in Korea. Jeju was formed by a volcano eruption. It has a mild oceanic climate throughout the year with the smallest annual temperature range in the country. The temperature for the hottest summer months averages no more than 34.7℃ and no less than -1.5℃ or winter. The annual average amount of rainfall on Jeju is relatively high, compared with those of other places on the same latitude of the earth. About 43% of the annual rainfalls are reported in June, July and August. Jeju has a nickname that is Samdado which means that the island has three things in abundance. Those three things are Seokda (rocks), Pungda (wind), and Yeoda (women). Relatively isolated from the rest of the world, the island’s nature has been well preserved in its prehistoric state. Jeju’s natural environment has been preserved as best as possible.
The fantastically shaped rocks, decorating the seashores, the hundreds of Oreums(secondary volcanos) and the rarest species of flora around the Baekrok-dam lake. All treasures waiting to be discovered by visitors.
The Republic of Korea (herein after Korea) is a country visited by more than ten million international travelers every year. With its long history in culture and tradition, the country has a lot to offer to travelers.
The Korean peninsula is located in Northeast Asia. It is surrounded by the ocean on three sides, making it a unique geographical location. With Seoul as its capital city, the landsite is roughly 1,030 km (612 miles) long and 175 km (105 miles) wide at its narrowest point. Korea's total land area is 100,033 square km, neighboring Japan to the east, China to the west, and sharing a northern border with Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea).
The Republic of Korea is a small country on the far eastern edge of Asia. It covers a total area of 99,392 square kilometers and has a population of 50 million. The capital and largest city is Seoul, with a population of 10 million. Although it ranks 109th in the world in terms of land area, the country is a center of economic activity, culture, and arts. Korea had to endure the Korean War (1950-53), but it has achieved amazing economic growth in a short period, dubbed "the Miracle on the Han River".
Today, the nation boasts the 15th largest economy in the world. Recently, Korean dramas and movies are also widely exported thanks to the popularity of Korean pop culture. K-pop stars are also active on the world stage.