Donghae Travel Guide

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Donghae Overview

Donghae City is a small city on the east coast of Korea with some beautiful scenery and friendly atmosphere. It is famous for squid, crabs, and raw fish - and in July there is a squid festival. Local attractions include Mureung Valley, Chongeok Cave, and the beaches - Mangsang and Chuam. Donghae is also a gateway to Ulleung-do and Dokdo.

Donghae is very popular during the summer with people escaping the cities. And people also flock to Donghae for New Years Day to watch the sunrise for the first time in the year.

Donghae is a 3.5 hour express bus ride from Seoul (Gangnam Express Terminal, or Dong Seoul Terminal). There is also an international ferry terminal that services Vladivostok.

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