Jeju, South Korea
Jeju is the capital of Jeju Province in South Korea and the largest city on Jeju Island (population 621,550), which is the largest island off the coast of the Korean Peninsula, and the main island of Jeju Province of South Korea. Jeju city had a population of 435,413 in 2012.
Jejudo is a volcanic island, dominated by Hallasan: a volcano 1,950 metres (6,400 ft) high and the highest mountain in South Korea.
The city is a well-known resort, with prestigious hotels and public casino facilities. Jeju welcomes over ten million visitors from mainland Korea, Japan, and China every year. Jeju Island is a popular holiday destination and a sizable portion of the economy relies on tourism and economic activity from its civil/naval base.