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1913 Songjeong Market

Songjeong-ro 8beon-gil, Gwangsan-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
+82 70-8285-3171
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A street that is themed to look like it’s 1913.

I came to Gwangju for a business meeting, and I have to say - it turned out to be quite a fun... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
세빈박
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Seoul, South Korea
via mobile
Nice market to have a walk

I went on a Sunday evening with a friend. I believe going in the evening brings more charm to the... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
GuillaumeBarroux
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Kawasaki, Japan
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
14 Feb 2018
“A street that is themed to look like it’s 1913.”
22 Jan 2018
“Nice market to have a walk”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Songjeong-ro 8beon-gil, Gwangsan-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I came to Gwangju for a business meeting, and I have to say - it turned out to be quite a fun business trip. The streets are well furnished, matching with the theme of ‘1913 Korea’. The old fashioned antique-look of the buildings are quite...More

Thank 세빈박
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I went on a Sunday evening with a friend. I believe going in the evening brings more charm to the market. Travelers can taste some different kind of street food as they stroll around. We saw dumplings, beef intestines (tastes much better than people may...More

1  Thank GuillaumeBarroux
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Interesting place to visit. It's mixed with modern retro & classic market. We tried few food. Especially, yeongpyeong soondae soup restaurant is good to try.

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Went on a Monday afternoon, and thus a lot of shops were closed. Should have gone on morning instead.

Thank MingGe
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful market with lots of food stalls. Some interesting fish shops. Nice quaint places to sit and eat Street food.

Thank nicky j
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Street rebuild in Japanese colonial style. My history professor calls this kind of gentrification as reinventing the past, so be warned. The bread in the bakery is generally sold out but very nice as a sweet snack. And cheap, 2000 won.

1  Thank Mister_TC
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

A nice refurbished historical market opposite the train station with places to eat and drink. Even has a place to wait that will display the train times. Not a long street but packed with interesting little stores selling hand made noodles, a butchers or just...More

1  Thank Ada W
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