Jeju Island Trip – Symbols of the Island

These stone "harubang" statues seem to be the face of Jeju. They are everywhere.


The women divers ("haenyeo") bring in seafood from the nearby seabed. It's a dying occupation now though.



It is said that the first inhabitants to Jeju arrived in boats like this:




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