Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Jinju, Jinju Castle, Jinju Lantern Festival, Jinju Fortress


Jinju

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Jinju is a city in South Korea which is located in the southern part of the South Korea. Jinju has the natural beauty of Korea and cultural history as well. The South Korea air force education and training command is located in Jinju and There are several festival held in Jinju every year. 

1. Jinju Namgang Lantern Festival

  
Jinju Namgang Lantern Festival



Jinju Namgang Lantern Festival originates from the Jinjuseong Fortress Battle of the Imjinwaeran War (Japanese Invasion). The lanterns were used as military signals and communicative methods between soldiers and their families. 

Period: 10.01.2012 ~ 10.14.2012
Address: Gyeongsangnam-do Jinju-si Bonseong-dong 415 Jinjuseong (Namgang River Area)

Main events: Hanging the wishing lanterns, floating lanterns, exhibition of traditional laterns of Korea, Making creative lanterns, Fireworks on river.


2. Jinjuseong Fortress


Jinjuseong Fortress



Jinjuseong is historically linked to the Japanese invasion in 1952. The Jinjuseong Fortress was built to withstand the japans attacks. Originally it had been a mud castle but it was rebuilt with stones against frequent invasion of sea marauders. During the Japanese invasion, the General, Si-min won a victory at Jinjuseng which was one of three great victories in the war.

Address: Gyeongsangnam-do Jinju-si Bonseong-dong, Namseong-dong, Jinju City
Hours: 09:00 ~ 18:00


3. Jinju dongsung dong Yakson House


Jinju dongsung dong Yakson House

Jinju dongsung dong Yakson House

Jinju dongsung dong Yakson House

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Address: 3rd floor, 1044 Jinju Blvd. Jinju-si, Gyeongsang-Namdo
Hours: 10:00 ~ 22:00
Tel: +82-55-747-7789