The Great East Gate to Seoul’s fortress has been rebuilt several times in its 700-year history and was under wraps again for another...
Dongdaemun Stadium Memorial
Dongdaemun History Museum
Within the vast Dongdaemun market is Samarkand, a laid-back, family-run, home-cooking Uzbekistan restaurant. Sitting in the armchairs...
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Dongdaemun Market information
Take Seoul’s commercial pulse at this colossal retail and wholesale market, which sprawls across a wide area on both sides of the Cheong-gye-cheon and where the bargaining never stops. The wholesale sections operate mainly through the night, but even during the day it’s a buzz to wander the network of buildings and streets. You can buy practically anything, although it’s mainly fashion that drags in the punters.