Suwon is the provincial capital of Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. A major city of over a million inhabitants, Suwon lies approximately 30 kilometres (20 miles) south of Seoul. It is traditionally known as "The City of Filial Piety". The city is served by two motorways, the national railway network, and the Seoul Metropolitan Subway. Suwon is a major educational center, home to 11 universities. It has several sports facilities, including an archery field, badminton courts, ten-pin bowling lanes, indoor swimming pools, tennis courts, soft tennis courts and football pitches. It is also home to the Suwon World Cup Stadium, a venue during the 2002 FIFA World Cup and home to K League Classic team Suwon Samsung Bluewings. Suwon FC, another K League Classic team, plays at the Suwon Sports Complex.
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