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South Korea - Pagoda Bridge, Andong.

Andong, South Korea, April 2017: Today’s plan, a short hike over to the bridge I spotted a few days ago as the train rolled in. Significant because its wooden and has a pagoda at its centre and means some historic value presumably.. 287 kata lagi

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South Korea - Hahoe Folk Village, Andong Part 2

Andong, South Korea, April 2017:  Having endured 40 minutes of an hour long Mask Dance show, time to move on. Quite interesting for the first 20 minutes but unless one has a Korean interpreter around then the thing can become somewhat tedious. 403 kata lagi

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Andong Hahoe Folk Village 안동 하회마을

Recently I got to visit Andong Hahoe Folk Village which is one of the UNESCO world heritage sites in Korea. It’s probably best known amongst foreigners for hahoe byeolsingut mask dance plays and as a great spot to witness traditional mask dances or even just see traditional masks. 757 kata lagi

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South Korea - Hahoe Folk Village, Andong Part 1

Andong, South Korea, April 2017:  The Hahoe village is a big thing around here – gets a big splash on the tourist literature and a Google search reveals all good things said about the place. 412 kata lagi

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South Korea - A Good Ol' Hike, Andong

Andong, South Korea, April 2017: The Korean landscape is pretty, hilly and sometimes mountainous. Andong is surrounded by hills, quite close and looking good for an hours hiking. 232 kata lagi

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South Korea - The First 24 Hours in Andong

Andong, South Korea, April 2017:  My accommodation should only be a 10 minute walk from the station according to the Air bnb listing and after the 3 hour train ride from Seoul, a good walk is what I need right now. 430 kata lagi

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