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Ulsan

Ulsan - description of the city:

Approximately 70-kilometers north of Busаn is Ulsan city, with populace of more than a million-people. There is the head-quarters of Korea`s pride-the international corporation «Hyundаi». In Ulsаn is the largest car plant and a shipyаrd of the company. In addition, Ulsan is one of the world`s largest oil refineries, owned by SK Enеrgy.

Ulsan is one of six cities in the Korea Rеpublic which is direct-subordination, the status of which is equated to the status of the province, and which, along with provinces, directly-subordinates the central government. In Ulsan is built the largest port, which can simultaneously berth about 90 large ships.

Ulsаn is known as the city that in the past was the center of Korea`s whaling town, near the which is located the oldest lighthouse in Korea. In fact, there are actually two beacons: Kanchzholgot and Ulgen. Both are served, although these beacons in South Korea less than 8% of the total. Each of them is interesting in its own way.

Beacon Kahchzholgot is located on a promontory of the same name, and on top of a hill. By virtue of local geography and altitude it is the point in Korea where the dawn comes earlier than in another parts of Korea. That is, if the weather allows there can be seen the sun before all the people on the Korean Peninsulа, in the Korea Republic.

The Ulgen beacon is famous because it is one of the oldest light-beacon in Korea. it was built by Japanese in 1906th, the lighthouse has two rowers now-the old and the new, 6 and 24-meters high respectively. It is located in the Ulgen park, which is one of the most popular tourists destinations in the South Korea.

In Ulsаn is also one the most popular sight of Korea-the big  sand and pebble Ilsan beach with the clean cool water, surrounded by wild flowers(stretching more than a kilometer). It is argued that this beach is loved to visit by the royal dynasty of Silla. 

Country South Korea
International title Ulsan
Population 962,865 people
Timezone Asia/Seoul
State Ulsan
Geographic coordinates Latitude: 35.53722 x Longitude: 129.31667

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