Picture pages

Here I have decided not to cover a certain subject, but just fill up with typical Korean images of all sorts, nature, arts, architecture, scenery, people, - everything - -

First a series of pictures from within the Changdokkung Palace grounds in Seoul.
In the park behind the palace you will find "Pivon", - the "Secret Garden" -, which is considered the most beautiful garden in Korea - -

The Naksonjae House within the Changdokkung Palace in central Seoul.
- here memers of the Korean Royal family used to live -

A beautiful structure of great harmony.
- at the Puyongji Pond in the "Secret Garden" in central Seoul -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

Chuhapru Pavillion
- from the "Secret Garden" in Seoul -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

Yonkyongdang House, - an example of how a traditional high class house is laid out -
- inside the "Secret Garden" in Seoul -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

Yonkyongdang House
- details -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

The Yonkyongdang House, - servants quarters -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

Stairs in the "Secret Garden"
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

Here a picture from the Changgyonggung palace ground in Seoul.
- left the Sungmundang hall and right the Munjongjon -
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

Here a picture of the main hall, - Chongjon -, of the Royal Ancestral Shrine, - Chongmyo -, in Seoul.
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

A look at the corridor of the Chongjon hall of the Royal Ancestral Shrine
(Photography by Karsten Petersen)

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