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Busan Destination Guide

Delve into Busan in South Korea!

Busan in the region of Busan with it's 3,678,555 residents is a city in South Korea - some 205 mi (or 331 km) South-East of Seoul, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Busan in South Korea

Current time in Busan is now 05:58 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Seoul" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Yonggang, Yongdang, Ulsan, Tongnae, Tongdae-dong or Pongnae-dong. While being here, make sure to check out Tongsam-dong, Tadae-dong, Suiei, Busan, Omgung-dong and Hadan-ni as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

5°C / 41 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 27%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1028.9 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Thursday, 23rd of February 2017
Few clouds, strong breeze.
Few clouds Day: 6°C (42 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Friday, 24th of February 2017
Clear sky, fresh breeze.
Clear sky Day: 3°C (38 °F)
Night: 7°C (44 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)

Videos

Vic in South Korea-Eating raw fish at th...

02:03 min ( September 08, 2011 by VvicsieE78)
Views: 1,179 - Rating: 5/5

A short greeting from Busan, South Korea. This journey is just awesome, I was at the Jagalchi Fish Market today. I had never seen so much fish at one place it was simply amazing. Of course were there ...

2009 08 05 Arriving at Busan (S Korea)

06:04 min ( August 06, 2009 by NullisSum)
Views: 1,617 - Rating: 5/5

Went to visit a facility at Pier 8 in Busan (Pusan). What a view and what a BUSY port. Quite nice to see the sea. (We were at the right place there at the end of the video, gate & guards to the left)


Busan South Korea Scooters vs Taxi at 0...

09:41 min ( August 31, 2010 by Michael Pilz)
Views: 463 - Rating: 4.2/5

Busan Downtown on Sunday Morning

07:46 min ( February 15, 2009 by xxchangwoo0120xx)
Views: 838 - Rating: 0/5

Busan Downtown on Sunday Morning: I took it from Ex. City Hall Jct. to Jwacheon Jct. I took it on the bus No. 85(Yeongdo Hillside WayBusan StationSeomyeon Lotte Hotel)


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Busan during the next days.

14
Jun
2017

RailLog Korea Conference

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

15
Jun
2017

Homeㆍtable Deco Fair Busan

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

10
Aug
2017

9th Global Summit On Agriculture & Horticulture August 10-11, 2017 Beijing, China

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
More on eventful.com.

01
Sep
2017

ENVIRONMENT & ENERGY TECH 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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24
Oct
2017

Marine Week

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Kormarine Expo

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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KORMARINE

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Busan Cooperative Fish Market

The Busan Cooperative Fish Market, or BCFM, is the largest fish market in South Korea. It adjoins the South Harbor in Busan. More than 30% of the country's fish production passes through the market. In recent years, a large percentage of the catch has been made up of yellowtail, due to warming waters in the Sea of Japan (East Sea). The market occupies an area of 166420m, of which about 10% is a refrigerated working area.

More reading: Busan Cooperative Fish Market homepage
Located at 35.1, 129.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Busan, Fish markets, Retail markets in South Korea

Busan Station

Busan Station is a train station in Busan, southeast South Korea, and the southern terminus of the Gyeongbu Line, the most important railway line in the country, which links Busan with Seoul in just under three hours, using the KTX line (Korea's high speed rail system).

More reading: Busan Station homepage
Located at 35.1, 129.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Busan subway stations, Dong District, Busan, Railway stations in South Korea

Busanjin Station

Busanjin Station is a railway station in Busanjin ward, Busan, southeast South Korea. It is the terminus of the Donghae Nambu Line to Pohang, and a stop on the Gyeongbu Line to Seoul. The station was closed down in 2005. It is also an underground station on Busan Subway Line 1. It is located between Choryang and Jwacheon stations.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.1, 129.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Busan subway stations, Railway stations closed in 2005, Railway stations in South Korea

Korea Exchange

Korea Exchange (KRX) is the sole securities exchange operator in South Korea. It is headquartered in Busan, and has an office for cash markets and market oversight in Seoul.

More reading: Korea Exchange homepage
Located at 35.1, 129.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Companies based in Busan, Companies established in 1953, Futures exchanges, Korea Exchange, Stock exchanges in Asia

Busan

Busan (부산, Officially Busan Metropolitan City), before 2000 Latinized Pusan is South Korea's second largest metropolis after Seoul, with a population of approximately 3.6 million. The Metropolitan area (includes adjacent cities of Gimhae and Yangsan) population is 4,399,515 as of 2010. It has Korea's largest beach and Korea's longest river. It is the largest port city in South Korea and the world's fifth busiest seaports by cargo tonnage.

More reading: Busan homepage
Located at 35.1, 129.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Busan, Populated coastal places in South Korea, Port cities and towns in South Korea, Special Cities and Metropolitan Cities of South Korea

Quote of the moment

If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.

James Michener