This 40 year-old traditional market is especially famous for the Naengmyeon alley filled with small noodle restaurants with great tastes. It also serves a variety of dishes such as Sundaeguk (Korean sausage soup; 순대국), Jokbal, Patkalguksu (noodle soup with red bean; 팥칼국수), etc.
It is the biggest traditional market in the eastern Seoul area. Organized and nicely presented like arcades, it provides convenient and enjoyable shopping experience.
As the head office of Fennec, it is a lifestyle specialty store featuring a wide collection of domestic and foreign designer brands. It is famous for well-made cases for iPhone and iPad made with genuine leather and conveniently constructed compartments. It offers a variety of products such as stationery, tableware Read more [...]
It is one of the best gourmet markets in Korea run by Shinsegye. Upgraded one step further than the existing markets, it is designed to function as a multi-purpose space, doing grocery shopping, dining and browsing specialty stores. Styled with sophisticated and luxurious interiors, it carries imported ingredients that are Read more [...]
Currently headquartered in Spain, it is a hand-made candy store initially opened in Copenhagen.
Weeny Beeny is a store specializing in candy which is common in the U.S. and Europe, which enables customers to customize a purchase among a variety of sweets such as chocolate, candy, jelly bean, gummy, marshmallow, etc. All items are displayed to make it available for customers to pick items Read more [...]
It is a mega-sized wholesale market dealing in agricultural and marine products from all over the country. Agricultural goods are stocked daily from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and marine goods are in daily from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. next morning. It guarantees a wide range of fresh agricultural Read more [...]
It is a complex cultural street filled with over 70 retail outlets such as craft stores, cultural goods, souvenir shops, galleries, café, tea rooms, restaurants, etc. It presents its own characteristics and stories at every corner of the street. The square in the center of the street and the gallery Read more [...]
It is a multifunctional space presenting editorial choices in fashion and lifestyle. It carries well-known designer brands that have not been introduced in Korea and offers high-end labels at reasonable prices. It also offers aromatherapy products, perfumes and books. There is a café in the store as well. It is Read more [...]
It is the flagship store of 10 Corso Como, a shopping and dining complex, in Milan. It fills the three-story building with clothing, accessories, shoes, jewelry, and bags from a variety of well-known global brands. It also includes a bookshop specialized in design, fashion and architecture and a café serving Read more [...]
Specialized in medical herbs and this market holds a 70-percent of the domestic market share in medical herbs. There is the Museum of Oriental Medicine including galleries that present relics and materials related to oriental medicine and the cultural center. The Oriental Medicine Culture Festival is held every fall in Read more [...]
It is the Yeouido branch of Youngpoong Bookstore located on the second basement floor of IFC Mall, a new landmark in Yeouido. Surrounded by sophisticated interiors, it houses a huge collection of over 500,000 books. Together with the enormous book store, there is a huge stationery store carrying high-end pen Read more [...]
Located in Gyungridan-gil, Itaewon, it is a specialty store carrying hand-made pottery produced in Boleslawiec, Poland. Boleslawiec pottery is made from white clay which is excavated in the Bóbr River, the border area. All pieces are hand-painted, using sponge stamp and brushes to paint the art on each piece. It Read more [...]
Opened on Garosu-gil, this large sized specialty store has emerged as a hot place in the Garosu-gil. It offers a new style of high-end contemporary with unconventional and free emotions. It carries wide selections of products ranging from modern styles that are not commonly found to unique styles.
It presents a variety of products from domestic and international emerging designers and new brands. It also offers unique designed miscellaneous and unusual, innovative items.
It offers unique and avant-garde style of clothing and accessories. The vintage-inspired clothing is hand-made and store’s own production produces less than 20 pieces per style. Often, it presents only one piece per style. It also offers beverages so you can enjoy shopping over a cup of coffee or tea.
It is a new concept store that reflects the lifestyle of the people who are enthusiastic about interests of young generation such as computer, technology, art, movie and music.
It is one of the representative markets in Korea. While Dongdaemun Market is specialized in clothing, Namdaemun Market offers various goods related to every day life. There are more than 10,000 stores that are legally registered and street vendors are located at every corner of streets as well. Imported Goods Read more [...]
It is a SPA brand of Cheil Industries Inc. There are cafés and a florist’s on the first floor. There are rest areas here and there in the building and they have composed vertical gardens on the wall, so the customers can eat and drink while shopping.
This place served as a landmark from the early period of Garosu-gil. It is a clothes store decorated with a distinctive blue gate and small, colorful lights. They usually sell daily looks, and the customers can meet the clothes sold on the internet.
This bookstore sells foreign books and mostly deals with books related to art, architecture, and cooking. The prices are almost the half of the Amazon’s second-hand books. All types of original books can be bought at a reasonable price. The bookstore sells both new and old books and it can Read more [...]
This store deals with foreign art related books. The bookstore boasts its extensive areas it covers and data on distinguishing overseas design books including fashion designs, editorial designs, and typography and the painting related art books, books on architecture, pictures, and food styling. Customers can read the flow and the Read more [...]
This place exhibits and sells toys that the owner has collected since the childhood. It is a small place without any signs but has variety of toys such as playmobils, dolls, Gundams, etc. It is popular among the toy manias for antique and rare toys. (Website https://club.cyworld.com/chunsotoy)
This is a fashion town specialized for the desire of young customers, who are sensitive to the newest fashion stream. There are various design products of clothes, shoes, bags, and accessories.
You can buy good quality products at a cheap price. A lot of people come to buy the competitive design products that are quickly produced and sold. They also have luxurious handbags, shoes, and accessories.
It is a hot place in Dongdaemun where a lot of foreign buyers and tourists come to visit. Products that are designed and produced in about 1,200 shops are in the market.
It is a shopping area where everything can be done in one place. This place consists of clothing stores, event halls, and show rooms and plans and hosts various fashion shows, concerts, and festivals.
It claim to support a large scaled modern fashion store and is a famous shopping place that represents Dongdaemun, leading the fashion trend of Korea. The price-tag system, issuance of gifts cards, and the information center for the foreign travelers are installed. It is the first place among the same Read more [...]
It is Korea’s biggest multi-complex shopping mall. 600 clothes shops, cinema, Sparex Sauna, and the Dongdaemun Design Plaza & Park are inside the shopping mall. (Website https://www.goodct.co.kr)
Itaewon Bookstore has more than 30 year of history, and is a second-hand bookstore that handles the books from overseas. Around 100 thousand books of different areas are in the shop. The books are displayed very neatly and clean. It is different from usual the old second-hand bookstores.