Ulsan – the special status of the city and directly under the South Korea, located in the south-east of the country. It is located on the shore of the Sea of Japan, 70 kilometers north-east of Busan.
Ulsan is one of the six cities of the Republic of Korea so-called direct submission, the status of which is equated to the status of the province, and which, along with the provinces directly subordinate to the central government. In Ulsan built the largest port, which can simultaneously berth 90 large ships.
Ulsan is known as the city that in the past was the center of Korea’s whaling town, which is located near the oldest lighthouse in Korea. In fact, even two beacons: Kanchzholgot and Ulgen. Both are served, although these lighthouses in South Korea less than 8% of the total.