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Great prices and good food stands

My wife and I visited to buy gifts for friends and family back in the US. We wondered around and... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2013
Jaybee412
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Amazing looking herbs

Walking around Yangnyeonsi Market, the unique smells from each shop are just amazing. It’s... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2015
sin42jjg
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Singapore, Singapore
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Dec 1, 2015
“Amazing looking herbs”
Jun 3, 2014
“Not really a place for tourist”
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Reviewed December 1, 2015

Walking around Yangnyeonsi Market, the unique smells from each shop are just amazing. It’s interesting to see the exotic herbs, strange looking barks & roots that you have never seen or smelled before. Of course, you can find the popular ginseng here and medicine grinded...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed June 3, 2014

I went there as I thought it was would be full of Asian herbs. However the market is a lot smaller then what I expected and only a small section was lively. Beside, many cars and pedestrians were in the area, so you really have...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

My wife and I visited to buy gifts for friends and family back in the US. We wondered around and found many small gifts. Remember you can negotiate the prices. My wife is Korean and maybe that helped a bit, but I did go to...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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Reviewed September 7, 2012 via mobile

Good prices for some of the jewelry, but not sure if things are real or not, they claim they are Korean gems, but quality does not look so good

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