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Mar 7, 2018
“Stayed in a guesthouse near Hongik University”
Oct 5, 2017
“Near the shopping street ”
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94 Wausan-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04066, South Korea
Donggyo-dong
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

I stayed in a guesthouse near Hongik University. There were many shops, cafes and restaurants for both locals and tourists.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Quack H
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

While the university itself might not have a lot going on. But it's near the shopping street so a lot of bargains to be found and a lot of people and energy. Located at Hongik university station. Walk around and soak it up

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Many shops along the streets, and on Sunday there are full with street activities. There are a lot of students passing by. Its a very cool place for young people!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank shakinah91
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Line 2 of Subway St (Green) the place for young people on his 20s. I really love this place. Lots of clubs, bars and restaurants around

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank samuel8248
Reviewed April 29, 2016

I really love this university! it has a beautiful arquitecture and it's in the heart of hongdae, a beutiful university area full of clubs, restaurants and many stores! also it's near to the subway station. :3

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Gabie Woo L
Reviewed March 26, 2016

Excellent time in Hongik University for 18-30 year olds. Great energy and vibe with the young crowd. My wife and I went there simply to 're-experience' what/where were used to go drinking, clubbing, and eating. I love 'individuality' and efforts to be different by the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank blooming4250
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

I like the campus because there's a free basketball court and soccer fields nearby it's also conveniently close to restaurants and the subway

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Prinster A
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Nothing to see at this place walk a total of 4 minutes and you have seen the whole campus for such a big name it had less then big qualities!

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank King Z
Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful decorations for Merry Christmas season. Many shopping, restaurants and nightclubs. Not much crowd, most of students.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Thadnuphat T
Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Very crowded due to the university...many shops and cheap...of course many coffee shops .... After 6.00 pm it's completely different..you can see someone sings

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Mrba-Mrba
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Carefree enthusiasm is everywhere in this energetic
neighborhood centered on Hongik University, Korea’s
top art school. From its assortment of murals to the
occasional amateur street performances, creativity and
expression make up the wild and beating heart of
vibrant Hongdae. At the Free and Hope Market (weekends
at the Hongdae Children’s Playground) you'll find one
of Seoul’s most popular handmade and creative markets
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