"1 year in Kunsan" Kunsan by skootter01

Kunsan Travel Guide: 17 reviews and 26 photos

Welcome to Kunsan

I lived here from January 2002-January 2003 and had a wonderful time. It's a small town, by Korean standards, of about 260,000 people and is a major agricultural port. The main industries are farming, shipping, and manufacturing-a Daewoo plant is located here.

The most well known place here is Wolmyeong park. It's a huge city park that stretches from downtown to the outskirts of the city. Along the way are some beautiful views of the city, harbor, and the Geum river.

The people here are very friendly and used to foreigners as there is an American air base nearby. It is very safe as well. I remember many a night coming home after 2 or 3 in the morning by myself and having no problems. Moreover, I saw high school girls and boys still out after midnight alone - something that would never happen back home.

  • Last visit to Kunsan: Jan 2003
  • Intro Updated Jul 28, 2003
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  • Kaynisa's Profile Photo
    May 1, 2005 at 10:15 AM

    Heya, Wow amazing places there... i wish to sometime soon.. great info too.. greetings from malaysia cheers -K-

  • Jun 2, 2004 at 3:18 PM

    Thanks for helping me remember a great night at The Cowboy in Kunsan City!!! I had a great year in Korea as well... Cheers!

  • laura4n8's Profile Photo
    May 27, 2004 at 4:14 AM

    Fascinating info on the "western" weddings!

  • JAFA-Rease's Profile Photo
    Apr 11, 2004 at 12:44 AM

    Helpful info on Kunsan! I may have the chance to see some of them soon...


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