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Gwangbokro Culture and Fashion street

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Lots to see and eat

This is a great place to visit. Tons of stores and shops, plenty of food options, and a great place... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Memphis, Tennessee
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Shopping & Sight Seeing

Had fun strolling around the area. So many fashionable stores to choose from. Highly recommended... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
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“gukje market”(6 reviews)
Gwangbok-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu, Busan, South Korea
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Lively, bustling shopping street, with a great atmosphere at night. Not much to see if you're not interested in shopping & not much different to any other popular shopping street in Busan.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah53187
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to visit. Tons of stores and shops, plenty of food options, and a great place to people watch. You can spend all day there just looking around. You can buy just about anything, and have any kind of food you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Had fun strolling around the area. So many fashionable stores to choose from. Highly recommended for shopaholic!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DeeKaizen
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

The street is full of people eating street food, shopping, restaurants. Everything you want is there

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tigersim
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This is a great shopping area, with every brand you are looking for. Everything from high end to backstreet markets.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Gwangbokro is a street flanked by retail shops that reminded me of Orchard Road in Singapore. You can find many brands of fashion here from the well known ones to the lesser known ones, but nothing really different other than a nicer looking street. Prices...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dori_lukey
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Interesting and hip shopping street In Busan especially for youth. Nice cafes along the way too. Sculpture pepper he sidewalks.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank atanvarno
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This place definitely caters for youths related fashion, with both local and international brands. Public seating are also provided along the road making this a great place to shop. Could easily spend 2-4 hours here if I could find a toilet.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KhiamYeongH
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is a modern street in Nampo. The atmosphere is like Myeongdong of Seoul. Lots of shops, restaurants and cafes. - The accessibility is good. Lotte Department, Yongdusan Park, Jagalchi Market, BIFF Square and Gukje Market are close. - There are fountains with old time...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Mainly a fashion street both international and local. High quaility goods with fair price. Has coffee and bakeries often. Turn right just past sculpture and in market.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PeterC7505
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18 May 2017|
Response from yipjcs88 | Reviewed this property |
There seems to be no subway near Haeyang-ro. Maybe you could take a taxi to Nampo subway station. Gwangbok-ro is on the left of Exit 7.
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14 January 2015|
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Response from mosiangcloud | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i prefer Nampo station exit 7 with escalator.