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South Korea Day 14: Namdaemun and Dongdaemun Market

We woke up quite late today. After went around South Korea for 13 days, we agreed to have relax day for shopping. We visited Namdaemun market, Shinsegae department store and Dongdaemun market at relax pace. 137 more words


[Journey To The Land of Daehanminguk] Part 3 : Actually Departing There

Greetings, folks.

So, after prepping all the administrative stuff, all the itinerary, all that’s left is to depart!

We didn’t take the direct flight because it’s a bit costlier (but more on this part, I swear!), so we took Air Asia flights with transits to KL, with hopes we can stretch our leg between the long hour flights. 247 more words


Seoul-lo 7017

On may 20th, Seoul-lo 7017 (서울로 7017) opened to the citizen of Seoul. Seoul-lo 7017 was a project that changes a road for cars to a road for people. 822 more words


Exploring Namdaemun Market

Namdaemun Market (남대문시장) is located in the very center of Seoul and, from what I’ve heard, is the largest traditional market in Korea. 270 more words


Good for the Seoul, South Korea - Part I

Some people have to travel for work. Some people GET to travel for work. I am definitely in the second group. Anytime an opportunity to travel comes up, I happily volunteer. 979 more words


Namdaemun Market 남대문시장

If you want to do some serious shopping in Seoul, you’ll want to head to Dongdaemun (mostly clothing and fabric), Myeongdong (mostly cosmetics), or Namdaemun. Namdaemun has a lot of outdoor shopping stalls (selling everything from kitchenware to cheap clothes to knockoff handbags) as well as indoor stalls (selling jewelry — often wholesale, unfortunate for those of us who just want to buy a few pieces, clothes, and again, knockoff handbags). 809 more words

Adventures Within Korea

Seoul, South Korea

(this is updated with new info re-post from the old blog)

South Korea was always on top of my list of places to go. I went to Korea in September 2012, for 3 weeks.  1,068 more words