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Seoul Daehangno

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Address: Hyehwa-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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ideal for a relaxing walk

A very interesting district with lots of nice street arts, cafes and little shops, as well as cherry blossoms at the right timing in spring

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very interesting district with lots of nice street arts, cafes and little shops, as well as cherry blossoms at the right timing in spring

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Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is really one of the most underrated neighborhoods in Seoul. This place breathes art! A place for college students because of all colleges around. Lots of restaurants can be found and some shopping as well.

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Suwon, South Korea
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

if you want good coffee, come here. if you want to see some art work, come here. its got really good places to eat, and see some amazing plays.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 10 January 2016

A lot of shops, eg. cloths, shoes, accessories, etc. around Daehakro or University area. Also have a lot of arts halls too.

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Thank mesymes
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Reviewed 27 December 2015

It's one of the underrated neighbourhood in Seoul. We went there after visiting Gyeongbok palace and Bukchon. In different with Hongdae, Gangnam, Myeongdong, it's more like a authentic neighbourhood with lot's of restaurants, cafes and bars with cheaper prices. It's also nice place for a walk after dinner. Besides, Daehangno is famous with a lots of theatres, it's possible to... More 

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Reviewed 26 November 2015

There are a lot of restaurants, pubs, bars and theaters. Also you can buy lots of things on the streets. Also there is a painting-wall village near here so there are a lot of travelers and tourists. worth visiting.

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Torrance, California
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

This place is very famous for the play. You can check out theaters, but mainly they perform in Korean. I do not know whether they offer translation or not. But if you have time, go and enjoy! There are some good places to eat out too.

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Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 22 May 2015

Daehangno doesn't usually come on top of Seoul's touristic attraction list, but it definitely should. In such a small district, you can experience different facets of Korea's cultural, nighlife and culinary scenes. On the west end, you have Sungkyunkwan University (Korea's oldest higher-learning institution) and it's university street, food of shops and affordable restaurants and bars. In the middle, the... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 21 April 2015

Daehangno is a nice place to spend an afternoon walking around the restaurants and shops but on Sunday afternoons Filipino vendors sell all kinds of products from the Philippines as well as some harder to find western products. Lots of street food. Relatively sanitary...i.e. I haven't gotten sick eating any of the street for there. It's only a couple of... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

Something for everyone. Excellent street food, coffee shops, restaurants and stores. Usually very crowded but this adds to the experience. Good variety for family as well. If you are looking for a spot to entertain your family for a few hours - really good spot to spend part of a day.

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