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Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
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Reviewed yesterday

You can get everything here. Food, souvenir, beauty product even friends. It's a must go places you should go when you visit Seoul. Try the street food. Some are quite expensive but it's a once in a lifetime try.

Thank Anil_Wanina
Reviewed yesterday

MSS has got everything you need covered, from cosmetics to street food. The vibe during the day and night are definitely different. I spent the whole day here and still haven't finished shopping (haha). The guides wearing red are located at the entrance of the...More

Thank KCLXM
Reviewed yesterday

I stay at Moons Hostel, 8 minutes to Myeongdong shopping area. here you can eat halal food at the street and restaurant named Busan and kampungku (Malaysian Rest). Beauty products everywhere cheap and many mask gifts if you buy. And also socks with many designs...More

Thank rasni
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are looking to spend your hearts out, come to myeondong street to shop. Big brands boutiques on sales which can go as low as 70%.

Thank brianmN4513XT
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Huge shopping area with shops selling beauty products and fashion stuff. Generally beauty products are cheaper than back home. Also a wide variety of local Korean products that women (and some men) just love to get their hands on. Be prepared for lots of walking...More

Thank MarkoRamius23
Reviewed 4 days ago

Love love love Myeongdong. You can go crazy shopping here haha so much good food and cosmetics!! Must try: - Aori Ramen - Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong - BHC Chicken Must go: - SPAO - All the cosmetic shops (hahaha)

Thank Ming Hui A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just walking around is fun. Of course, shopping and eating makes it even more fun! I like Myung In Mandoo, because I can sit down to eat in peace at street food prices.

Thank mzzyap
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cosmetics valley.Foods be it street foods, restaurants or just a cafe's. Looking for Korean Seaweed, they have KMart.

Thank BrendaNurFatihah
Reviewed 6 days ago

The place is great for shopping. Big discounts are offered by various merchants. Street foods are delicious, but a little bit expensive. If it is your first time to Myeongdong, make sure that you bring a map with you. Same business establishments appear in different...More

Thank arionesjm65
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Walking along Myeong-dong Street, the first thing we would notice is the food stalls selling mouthwatering street food. We went there on a weekend and there were lots of people. But, as a family with kids (we were even using a stroller), we were able...More

Thank noelleangela
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Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighbourhood and
undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes
shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of
shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of
one another. The rise in popularity of Korean
cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a
must-see for visitors who come and marvel at
Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and
...More
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Tourist535063
5 November 2018|
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Response from ashleychoo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there's definitely a lot of skincare products especially for ladies in Myeongdong. But there's really really lot of brands there, so make sure you have done your homework on what you are looking for. I bought pretty... More
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Natalia C
4 November 2018|
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Response from Janice G | Reviewed this property |
yes just go in myeongdong you will find everything that you are looking for
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22 August 2018|
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Response from emieab | Reviewed this property |
If your luggages are light you can bring to myeongdong ares or there are 24 hours restaurant where you can eat breakfast and in time go to your hotel at 9am Taxis are cheap Wheres your air n b locateú
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