Buyeo Lotus festival 2018 – 부여

Earlier (around 2nd c. BC till mid. 4th c. AC) Buyeo was a small Kingdom in the west of Korea. Later on (538-660 AC) it became the capital of Baekje – one of the there Korean Kingdoms. Today, Buyeo is a county in South-Chungcheong-Province, which locates approx. 300km in the south of Seoul.

In every July, a Lotus festival is held here, at the Gungnamji pond. Beside the pretty flowers, wonderful smell, you will find a lot of interesting activities as well as tasty food here.

Buyeo Lotus Festival 2018, Lotus, July's festival
Lotus ponds are everywhere
Buyeo Lotus Festival 2018, Lotus, July's festival
Lotus
Buyeo Lotus Festival 2018, Lotus, July's festival
Wonderful lotus
Buyeo Lotus Festival 2018, Lotus, July's festival
Also sunflowers…
Buyeo Lotus Festival 2018, Lotus, July's festival
and water lilies

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