Leave a Comment Updated: January 9 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home Contact Terms Of Use ©2014 Leave a Comment Updated: January 9, 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home | Contact | Terms Of Use | ©2014 Hwaseong Fortress was built during the Joseon Dynasty (1392 - 1910). King Chungjo wanted to build a... Hwaseong Fortress was built during the Joseon Dynasty (1392 - 1910). King Chungjo wanted to build a... Leave a Comment Updated: January 9 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home Contact Terms Of Use ©2014 Leave a Comment Updated: January 9, 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home | Contact | Terms Of Use | ©2014 Leave a Comment Updated: January 9 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home Contact Terms Of Use ©2014 Leave a Comment Updated: January 9, 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home | Contact | Terms Of Use | ©2014 Leave a Comment Updated: January 9 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home Contact Terms Of Use ©2014 Leave a Comment Updated: January 9, 2014 Author: Kajtek S Home | Contact | Terms Of Use | ©2014 Photo by Mark Wiens Pin It Built in the late 1700′s by King Jeongjo the fortress is now a UNESCO... Photo by Mark Wiens Pin It Built in the late 1700′s by King Jeongjo, the fortress is now a UNESCO... The view from outside Hwaseong Fortress as we were riding the little train around the outer wall The view from outside Hwaseong Fortress as we were riding the little train around the outer wall Hwaseong Fortress More Travel Information About Suwon Suwon tourist information How to get in Suwon... Hwaseong Fortress More Travel Information About Suwon Suwon tourist information How to get in Suwon... Our tour of Hwaseong Fortress began at Dongjangdae the Eastern Command Post. In front of the... Our tour of Hwaseong Fortress began at Dongjangdae, the Eastern Command Post. In front of the... Hwaseong Fortress which surrounds the city center of Suwon Suwon is the capital of Gyeonggi-do. The... Hwaseong Fortress which surrounds the city center of Suwon Suwon is the capital of Gyeonggi-do. The... The four main gates of Hwaseong Fortress are protected by ongseong a curved section of wall that... The four main gates of Hwaseong Fortress are protected by ongseong, a curved section of wall that... Hwaseong Fortress. Source: Wikipedia.org. Hwaseong Fortress. Source: Wikipedia.org. This is the actual Eastern Command Post building. The three characters right beneath the roof are... This is the actual Eastern Command Post building. The three characters right beneath the roof are... Here is Hyunjin with her bow and arrow. I didn’t realize it at the time but when I was looking... Here is Hyunjin with her bow and arrow. I didn’t realize it at the time, but when I was looking... This photo was taken from the northeastern gun tower. To the right is Banghwasuryujeong Pavilion... This photo was taken from the northeastern gun tower. To the right is Banghwasuryujeong Pavilion,... At the top of the stairs is this small gate. I reached the top first and waited for Hyunjin then... At the top of the stairs is this small gate. I reached the top first and waited for Hyunjin, then... Not far beyond the “secret gate” is the March First Independence (Movement) Memorial Tower. It... Not far beyond the “secret gate” is the March First Independence (Movement) Memorial Tower. It... Unlike the three other main gates Paldalmun Gate in the south stands on its own in the center of a... Unlike the three other main gates, Paldalmun Gate in the south stands on its own in the center of a... No.4832 Kitanishi башня орудия Hwaseong Fortress Мировое наследство Kitanishi башня орудия Suweon... No.4832 Kitanishi башня орудия Hwaseong Fortress Мировое наследство, Kitanishi башня орудия Suweon... This is me on top of the northeastern gongsimdon or observation tower. Gongsimdon literally means... This is me on top of the northeastern gongsimdon, or observation tower. Gongsimdon literally means... This is a painting of a dragon on the ceiling beneath the archway of Hwaseomun Gate (previous photo)... This is a painting of a dragon on the ceiling beneath the archway of Hwaseomun Gate (previous photo)... Unlike the Eastern Command Post which is located in the lowlands the Western Command Post sits at... Unlike the Eastern Command Post , which is located in the lowlands, the Western Command Post sits at... This is the second element of the Memorial Tower in the previous photo. While the wings of the... This is the second element of the Memorial Tower in the previous photo. While the wings of the... A doorway leads from the wall to the right of Janganmun Gate and out onto the ongseong itself... A doorway leads from the wall to the right of Janganmun Gate and out onto the ongseong itself,... This is the view of Suwon from atop the rocket launcher platform in the previous photo. The city has... This is the view of Suwon from atop the rocket launcher platform in the previous photo. The city has... This platform was used to hold an ingenious Korean invention the rocket launcher. Much like modern... This platform was used to hold an ingenious Korean invention, the rocket launcher. Much like modern... This is the Bell of Filial Piety. We heard the constant ringing of this bell long before we actually... This is the Bell of Filial Piety. We heard the constant ringing of this bell long before we actually... This is the southwest ammun which is translated as “secret gate.” This particular gate leads out... This is the southwest ammun, which is translated as “secret gate.” This particular gate leads out... Here is a wider shot of the bongdon (beacons) in the previous picture. This photo was taken from a... Here is a wider shot of the bongdon (beacons) in the previous picture. This photo was taken from a...
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