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Gyeongju is in the North Gyeongsang Province in the southeastern part of Korea. It was the capital of the 신라 (pronounced she-la) Dynasty from 57 BCE to 953 CE. The city still has many historical buildings and is a major tourist sight for natives and foreigners.

Key places:

불국사: Bulguk temple was built in 528 CE

front of Bulguksa

석굴암: A grotto built in 751 CE

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첨성대: The oldest astronomical observatory in Asia

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Learn more about Gyeongju here!

 

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