South Korea, officially named “Republic of Korea”, is a coastal country in East Asia, located at the southern part of the Korean Peninsula, lies east to the Asian mainland, and close to North Korean, Japan and China in geography. South Korea occupies an area of about 100,000 square kilometers, with Seoul as its capital and largest city, and it has a population of about 51 million, with the Korean nationality as its biggest nationality.
South Korea borders with North Korea in the north of Korean Peninsula, and faces sea in three sides. It is dominated by a continental climate in the north and a subtropical climate in the south, with a cold winter and a humid and hot summer. In winter, the lowest temperature could be down to −20 °C (−4 °F), while in summer, the highest temperature would climb to 30 °C (86 °F). June, July and August are in the rainy season, and waterfall descends from the south to the north.
South Korea has four district seasons formed by its climate and geography. For tourists, in spring(March-May), a colorful and beautiful country full of flowers is what you yearn for. In summer (June-August), you will explore mountainous areas to avoid hot and humid summer days, or go to coasts and beaches and have a crazy summer party. Autumn(September-November) is the best season for travelling, not cold and not hot. In winter(December-February), South Korea could be extremely cold, not suitable for travelling, but if you are enthusiastic about skiing, then an extraordinary experience on ice is waiting for you.
South Korea is a developed country in Asia, marked as one of the richest countries in Asia, and it has a strong economy, ranking the world's 11th largest economy by nominal GDP, supported by major industries like electronics, and automobiles, and innovated by high technology. Built on such an economy, South Korean is a modern country with convenient facilities, like fast transportation, comfortable hotel accommodation, and clean food. High technology in South Korea provides an efficient environment for network access, because almost everywhere in South Korea is covered by Wifi, and with a high Internet speed.
As a popular tourist destination, what does South Korea have for your expectation? Seoul, Jeju, Busan, Kangwon, Inchon, and Gyeonggi are popular cities with big surprises for you. In Seoul, the capital of South Korea, you could go to Gyeongbokgung Palace, National Folk Museum of Korean, Gwanghwamun, Bukchon Hanok Village, and watch old buildings and historic relics to feel its history and know its culture and local lifestyle. Still, you are invited to go to Jeju to see the most amazing island scenery, have a summer day in Busan, and a winter day in Kangwon, enjoying skiing and hot spring bathing. Have a tour in South Korea, much more interesting things and breathtaking sceneries are there for you to discover.
What do you know about South Korea and tag of South Korean? Samsung for electronics, Hyundai Motor for automobile, cosmetics, Korean drama, Korean pop and kimchi all this are the name cards of South Korea, representing its multi-culture. South Korean are wild about music and dancing, in the past, they have folk music, folk dance, opera, etc., and in nowadays they create Korean pop music and dance. Kimchi or pickles play a great role in Korean diet culture, as well as Korean barbecue, and South Korean like chili and spicy food. In South Korea, you should’t miss its delicious food and snacks. South Korean speak Korean, and would shake hands with others in formal occasions, being polite and hospitable to others and first comers to this country.