Anap-ji (안압지 ; 雁鴨池) Royal Pond & East Palace

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Anapji means "Goose and Duck Lake."

Shilla Dynasty(57 BC-935 AD) King Munmu(in power 661-681 AD) built Anapji Pond in 674 as a pleasure garden. He designed the pond so that one cannot view the entire pond at once.

Only a small portion of the original palace remains. In 1975 when the pond was drained for repairs, workers found a wealth of treasures that had been underwater.

The relics have been restored and many are on display at the National Museum, a short walk away.

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Comments (80)

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on August 13, 2012

Is one of those places that we remember always!--like--AnaM

ssSUH on August 23, 2012

Hi~ AnaMariaOss

Thank you for your kind comments will be filled with praise.

Regards, ssSUH

Nyx Ning on September 2, 2012


ssSUH on September 7, 2012

Hello~ *nyxaaa@... *

Thank you for your kind comments will be filled with praise.

Regards, ssSUH

H. Lotfi-Azad on September 11, 2012

Awesome night photo ,,,


ssSUH on September 15, 2012

Hello, H. Lotfi-Azad

Steps upon my feet for a place Thank you for your interest and kind comments.

Regards, ssSUH

Potoka on February 11, 2013

Very beautiful night photo

Fantastic colors.


Greetings from Basque Country (Spain)

Pantelis65 on May 16, 2013

Wonderful photo and beautiful view! Like, greetings Pantelis.

Καταπληκτικόπ νυκτερινό πλάνο με πανέμορφα χρώματα!Φιλικούς χαιρετισμούς,Χρήστος!!!

André Ivan .©om on July 10, 2013

Nice place. Good catch. I liked. on July 10, 2013

ssSUUH: bonita imagen nocturna de este antiguo estanque coreano.

LIKE 55.

Saludos de Eliseo.

Alina Sbitneva on July 26, 2013

Beautiful colours of the night.

L Alina

RNLatvian on October 18, 2013

What a great picture! I really like it! Greetings from Brasília!

ΧΡΗΣΤΟΣ ΑΡΓΥΡΙΟΥ on November 9, 2013

Εντυπωσιακό νυχτερινό πλάνο απο την Inwang-dong, Γκιονγκγού με πανέμορφα χρώματα και φανταστική ομορφιά!Φιλικούς χαιρετισμούς απο Ελλάδα,Χρήστος!!!

CHO PIGU on November 23, 2013

こんにちはssSUH さん!





My ♥ ♡ ♥ photos


Adem Dogan on February 13, 2014

Very special night photo with impressive colours. LIKE. Best wishes

Ana María Ossorio Ló… on February 14, 2014

Very nice! add YS 5--AnaM

Antoine Jasser on April 4

Gorgeous night scene...
Amazing light, colors & reflection...
Beautifully composed & captured...
L 61

Dirk V on May 28

Nice night shot, excellent captured! Fav+Like

Thanks for your visit, comment and YSL to one of my photos.

Friendly greetings from Belgium, Dirk

caryca51 on May 28

Przepiękna PANORAMA z śliczną iluminacją...<FL>...pozwalająca podziwiać piękno architektonicznych detali.Pozdrawiam serdecznie z Polski.Elka

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Photo taken in Inwang-dong, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea

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  • Uploaded on April 16, 2012
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    by ssSUH
    • Taken on 2012/04/15 19:28:07
    • Exposure: 15.000s
    • Focal Length: 11.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/14.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash