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The Street of Art

Gung-dong,Dong-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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Ranked #13 of 13 Attractions in Gwangju
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- Apr 12, 2014
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Seoul, South Korea
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Because I live in Seoul I always compare other cities to Seoul. Gwangju is not a tour site, and there are only a few memorial, or historical monument, so I don~t think It's a good idea to visit Gwangju. If you are travelling Jeunlado, then just visit Haenam,Jeonju, Damyang , Suncheon and Yusoo. If you like trekking, Jili Mount will... More

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Guelph, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Looked at previous reviews and was a bit wary of checking it out, but it was close to the downtown core so we went anyways. Found lots of shops there, but they all sold pretty much the same goods. It was the friendly shop owners who really made it fun. Try and communicate in a language other than your own... More

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Busan, South Korea
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208 reviews 208 reviews
199 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

While my friends and I walked down it all we saw were art schools. A bit of graffiti but not too much other than that. We thought there would be arts and crafts for sale, art galleries and the like (well, one school had a viewing area) but there wasn't much.

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Gwangju, South Korea
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14 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

The Gwangju tourist authority will have you believe that the street of art is a kin to Monmarte in Paris and although it is not without its charm this is a little wide of the mark. The street is easily reached from the main shopping area of down town Gwangju and is worth a stroll if your in the area.... More

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