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World Cup Stadium

423-2, Pungam-dong, Seo-gu, Gwangju, South Korea
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Ranked #8 of 14 Attractions in Gwangju
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- Nov 24, 2012
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Gwangju, South Korea
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

I've never made it to a football match here, but there's a large complex surrounding the stadium I visit frequently. There's a large mall next door, a gym (with skating rink!), and a park to walk around. The mall is standard; nothing special unless you live close by, and you need to go grocery shopping. The skating rink is nice,... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

If you are into soccer/futball you will enjoy the visit to the World Cop Stadium in Gwangju. The group enjoyed watching a match.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

I went here for a football match between Gwangju FC and Pohang Steelers. The stadium is just a normal, average stadium. It has quite good facilities, such as clean toilets and food/drink stalls just outside the tribune.

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Gwangju, South Korea
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

The World Cup Stadium is a fantastic arena that was a cauldron during the Football World Cup in 2002. Since then it has rarely seen the same attention. Gwangju has only recently formed a K-League football team and with little full time support in a city obsessed with baseball and the Kia Tigers match days can feel a little souless.... More

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