Royal Tombs - Gyeongju Part 4
"My hump, my hump, my hump, my hump." Really the’re called tumulus (or tumuli) mounds of earth and stones over graves. There are a ton of Kings and Queens buried in Gyeongju. The tombs were built during the Three Kingdoms period (57 AD to 668). Really it just reminds me of the Teletubbies’ land. Eat your heart out Warwickshire, England.
Cheomseongdae astronomical observatory is the oldest in East Asia built between 632-647 AD.
Gyerim forest is where the founder of a famous clan was born. That is, the boy was found in a golden casket dangling from a tree.