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Address: Seonum Market Station, Daegu, South Korea
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Typical Asian Market. You will find food, clothes and a lot of different other things. A lot of small shops to discover.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Annecy, France
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Daegu, South Korea
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a large market but nothing really sets it apart from other larger Korean markets. They have a large variety of goods, clothing, material, food, fresh meats, fresh fruits, etc. Alot of it is civered so that is nice. A few little places to eat, purely Korean food. Worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great market and food... Near hospitals and Subway.... Found prices higher the Seoul... Great place to see locals.. Try lots of street vendors food...

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Annecy, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Typical Asian Market. You will find food, clothes and a lot of different other things. A lot of small shops to discover.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Seomun market is very big market. It looks like bigger than Namdaemun market in Seoul. There are big 5 sections in this market with different functions. You can visit Monorail experience, Missionary House, Gyeoseong High school those are located nearby. 3.1 independent movement stairs and hill which was named Gheongra Eondeok. Ssiat Hoddeok (Pancake) taste will be a good experience.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

Do it the local Korean way! Food, clothing, kitchenware, textiles, candles, shoes, fresh veggies and fruits...and very cheap Organized and clean!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

This Korean traditional market is so big and you'll see everything you need. You will also experience Korean traditional culture.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

If you don't like crowds don't step foot in this market. Or go on a week day. Other than that this place is HUGE. It has city blocks worth of stuff. Basement and second story levels. I've been 20 times and always find new things. The best way to go is, go with a plan. Everything has sections. A textile... More 

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Thank David Y
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Having lived, studied and worked in Korea, coming from the UK this is the kind of market that I always want to show my British friends. It is packed with culture, amazing food and the atmosphere on a busy day is just incomparable. Even if you can't speak Korea, just sit down and try all the different kinds of food.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Whilst it was fun to wonder the cramped paths between stores, each shop was selling what the last one offered. The food stuffs were interesting, but realistically I'm not buying a squid or a roll of packaged woody looking spices. This place lacks that authentic feel of individuality and surprise that a market should provide. On the plus side it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

From clothing to food vendors, there are amazing things to take a look and "window shop". The market is so alive and "home" feeling. After being in the area for about 2 1/2 weeks, the vendor bosses remember your face ^^ The community is so friendly with great big smiles.. ah I miss walking through the market and saying hello..... More 

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