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Address: Gwangbok-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu, Busan, South Korea

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A long street of shops

Shops are about the same in Seoul. But the push carts stores and the food are cheaper than Seoul. Spend and enjoy here.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 17, 2014
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Waterloo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Went when they had the area lot up for Christmas. Unbelievable food, shopping and huge crowd. The ambiance is excellent and highly recommended!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Shops are about the same in Seoul. But the push carts stores and the food are cheaper than Seoul. Spend and enjoy here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This is nearby Jagalchi fish market, good place after dinner. Jagalchi fish market is good place for dinner : fried fish, eel, raw fish (= hoei, sushi). After dinner walk around here and go up to Youngdusan park and Busan tower. Busan is a kind of film city, enjoy the trend of fashion here.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is a place with fashion shops and some restaurants but nothing fancy, I would rather shop in Seoul more than Busan.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Its a shopping place with some cool art stuff. A lot of international and local brands is there but if there is no money you can just enjoy the window shopping activities

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Kajang , Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

the fashion street has a lot of brands and you can find some pretty cheap stuffs here. You can hardly find a rubbish bin and a lot of garbage just throw in the planter box and roadside. Beware of car coming when you walk here.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

There are may stalls in this street selling garments as well as food. Most of the people there are not able to speak English or any other languages.

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

From Yongdusan Park we came down via escalator and arrived in this area. A lively winding road lined with shops. If its still not enough, there's Lotte Dept store nearby. Its a goos connection between the park and BIFF and Jalgachi.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Interesting shopping street with a lot of artistic bronze statues dotting it. Walk along it to BIFF Square and also cross to Gukje market where a lot of bargains and souvenirs can be found. Bee Cheng Hiang is also here. A lot of restaurants, cafes and street vendors make this a popular meeting area for the well heeled and hip... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

We stayed at Terra Guesthouse on the 7th floor of Jagalchi Market. The opposite of the main entrance of Jagalchi Market, you can find many adjumma waiting at their restaurant inviting you to dine in. Most of the seafood restaurant, the food are good. Try the eel cooking on the hot plate. Take the non spicy ones. We took three... More 

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Address: Address: Gwangbok-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu, Busan, South Korea
Location: Asia  >  South Korea  >  Busan

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