반도 – Peninsula – 半島

Korea seems proud of the fact that it is a country located on a 반도 (bando – peninsula). Just as island countries celebrate island culture, Korea celebrates  반도 culture.

Here is the sign for the Peninsula Real Estate Office:

Peninsula Real Estate Office

Here is a poster for the 2006 blockbuster Korean movie, “Hanbando” (the Korean peninsula).

Hanbando: poster for the 2006 film