Wando County (Wando-gun) is a county in South Jeolla Province, South Korea. It takes its name from the island of Wando, which is the largest island within the county and serves as the county seat. Wando island is perhaps most famous for Cheonghaejin, the former headquarters of Jang Bogo, a 9th-century Korean historical figure whose private fleet and army dominated the sea routes in the Yellow Sea. Wando's most famous native in modern times is champion golfer K.J. Choi. 2017 Wando International Seeweed Expo(Hangul: 2017 완도국제해조류박람회) is an International Exposition held in Wando, South Korea which will open April 14, 2017 and run until May 7, 2017.
* Wando International Seeweed Expo Home page Wikipedia
Wando-gun in South Korea awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Wando-gun. The nearest major city to Wando-gun is Jeju-si. Take a short trip from Wando-gun and set some time aside to explore the Jeju-si. Dotted with places like Manjanggul Cave, Hallasan National Park, Udo Island; it will definitely be a good idea. A holiday in Wando-gun can generally be of 1-2 days.
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