Photo Essay


Namganjeongsa (Story Essay)

"Namganjeongsa" is located on a small hill and was the place where the famous scholar Uam Song Si-yeol (1607-1689) educated and brought up his academic followers. This set of buildings is from the later part of the Joseon Dynasty and is known for its unique landscape design. Water from a mountain stream runs down into the valley and passes under the floor of the main hall of the building into a pond in the front yard.

What I liked most, was how the landscape transformed with the changing of the seasons.

1 response

  • Samuel Zanti

    Samuel Zanti gave props (16 Jan 2014):

    Beautiful photos. It looks like a truely wonderful place.

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