South Korea Gyeongsangbuk-do Gyeongju

Yangdong Folk Village

A traditional Korean village in Gyeongsangbuk-do known for well-preserved Joseon era houses and designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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Yangdong Folk Village, located in Gyeongju Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea, is a well-preserved Joseon-era village that offers visitors an immersive experience into traditional Korean culture. This historic village, which has been designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, showcases the unique architectural style and social norms of this period in Korea's history. The village is home to over 170 traditional houses and highlights the traditional culture of agriculture and clan-based social structures that were prevalent during the Joseon period.

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