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Yangsuam Destination Guide

Explore Yangsuam in North Korea.

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Yangsuam in the region of Gangwon is located in North Korea - some 129 mi (or 208 km) East of Pyongyang, the country's capital city.

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Time in Yangsuam is now 05:04 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju or Sun'gam-ni. Since you are here already, consider visiting Yangsuam, Wondung-gol, Talp'imak, T'akkori, Soksa-ri and Oesodae. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Art in Osaka - Graffiti

01:08 min ( September 02, 2011 by GS350JPN)
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This is some art work in Osaka. If you are familiar with Osaka and want to see this it's easy to find. If you know the street that the Apple Store is on, not the Midosuji Dori, walk towards Triangle P...

Fourth Month of Pregnancy

09:04 min ( April 11, 2009 by morgansm)
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Interesting facts about this location

Yujomsa

Yujŏm-sa is a Korean Buddhist temple located on Mount Kumgang, North Korea. Founded under the kingdom of Silla, it underwent many successive restorations before being destroyed by American forces during the Korean War.

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Located at 38.53, 128.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in North Korea, Kangwon Province (North Korea), National Treasures of North Korea

Pyohunsa

P'yohun-sa is a Korean Buddhist temple located on Mount Kumgang, North Korea. Founded in the 7th century under the kingdom of Silla, it is the only one of Mount Kumgang's four great temples to have survived the Korean War. It is listed as National Treasure #97 in that country.

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Located at 38.53, 128.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in North Korea, Kangwon Province (North Korea), National Treasures of North Korea

Mount Kumgang

Mount Kumgang is a 1,638 metres -high mountain in Kangwon-do, North Korea. It is about 50 km away from South Korea's Sokcho in Gangwon-do. It is one of the best-known mountains in North Korea. It is located on the east coast of the country, in Mount Kumgang Tourist Region, formerly part of Kangwŏn Province (38.58N, 128.17E). Mount Kumgang is part of the Taebaek mountain range which runs along the east of the Korean peninsula. The name means Vajra (or Diamond) Mountain.

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Located at 38.53, 128.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of North Korea, Tourism in North Korea

Singyesa

Singye-sa is a Korean Buddhist temple located in Onjong-ri in Kosong County, Kangwon Province, North Korea. Once one of the largest of the hundreds of temples located in scenic Mount Kumgang, the complex was entirely destroyed by US bombings during the Korean War. It was reconstructed in 2004 as an inter-Korean cultural project. It is listed as National Treasure #95.

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Located at 38.53, 128.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in North Korea, Kangwon Province (North Korea), National Treasures of North Korea

Mount Kumgang Tourist Region

The Mount Kumgang Tourist Region is a special administrative region of North Korea. It was established in 2002 to handle South Korean tourist traffic to Mount Kumgang (Diamond Mountain). Since 1998, South Korean and other foreign tourists have been allowed to visit Mount Kumgang, traveling at first by cruise ship, but more recently by bus on a newly-built road through the Korean Demilitarized Zone.

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Located at 38.53, 128.07 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Directly Governed Cities and Special Administrative Regions of North Korea, Tourism in North Korea