Busan is South Korea's second largest metropolis after Seoul.It is the largest port city in South Korea and the World's fifth busiest seaports by cargo tonnage.The most densely built up areas of the city are situated in a number of narrow valleys between the Nakdong River and Suyeong River, with mountains separating some of the districts.The city is located on the southeasternmost tip of the Korean peninsula. Busan is the fifth busiest seaport in the world, with transportation and shipping among the most high profile aspects of the local economy.
Busan is called the summer capital of Korea since it attracts tourists from all over the country to its six beaches. Luxury hotels and a carnival boardwalk line the beach at Haeundae. Gwangalli Beach has cafes, bars, and restaurants along the beach, and the Grand Gwangan Bridge. Taejongdae is a natural park with magnificent cliffs facing the open sea on the island of Yeongdo.Busan Aquarium, located in Haeundae Beach, is the largest aquarium in South Korea. Haedong Yonggung temple is one of 3 sacred places related to the Goddess Buddha. It is located right next to the sea. It lies in a mountain in the front and the sea at the back.