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Jeongseon
Jeongseon
County
Korean transcription(s)
 o Hangul ???
 o Hanja ???
 o  Jeongseon-gun
 o  Ch?ngs?n-gun
Official logo of Jeongseon
Emblem of Jeongseon
Location in South Korea
Location in South Korea
Country  South Korea
Region Gwandong
Administrative divisions 4 eup, 5 myeon
Area
 o Total 1,220.67 km2 (471.30 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 o Total 46,362
 o Density 38/km2 (100/sq mi)
 o Dialect Gangwon

Jeongseon (Jeongseon-gun) is a county in Gangwon Province, South Korea. It is famous as the hometown of "Jeongseon Arirang," a traditional Korean folksong. It is also the hometown of actor Won Bin and footballer Seol Ki-hyeon.

Administrative divisions

Towns (eup)

Townships (myeon)

Attractions

High Resort 1, a ski resort, is located in Gohan Eup, Gangwonland, the only casino in Korea that is open to South Korean citizens, is also located nearby.[1] The resort at 1,345 meters is at the highest altitude of the Korean ski resorts.[2]

Events

Tourist spot

  • Hwa Am 8 scenery

- Hwa Am Mineral Spring

- Turtle Rock

- Yong Ma So

- Hwa-Am Cave

- Hwa Pyo Ju

- So Geum River

- Mol Woon Dae

- Gwang Dae Gok

See also

References

External links

Coordinates: 37°22?45?N 128°39?53?E / 37.3791666767°N 128.664722232°E / 37.3791666767; 128.664722232


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