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Gwangbok Underground Shopping Center

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Not many are buying anything

There are many stores along this stretch, selling clothings, mobile phone accessories, bread, etc... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2018
fire-tower
via mobile
Under for auntie shopping

Most of the underground shopping in Korea is meant for senior people. This underground mall is also... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2017
henghown
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Singapore, Singapore
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Dec 1, 2018
“Not many are buying anything”
Apr 15, 2017
“Under for auntie shopping”
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

There are many stores along this stretch, selling clothings, mobile phone accessories, bread, etc. It provides a link between the subway and nearby places of interests. While there are people walking in this underground mall, not many are buying anything.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2017

Most of the underground shopping in Korea is meant for senior people. This underground mall is also same for senior women as the items they are selling are towards for married and senior women. The underground mall is always long and has many outlet for...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank henghown
Reviewed April 9, 2017

A long underground shopping street that is linked to Gwangbok underground shopping street filled with a good bargains and sales going on. The cosmetics here (Face shop, skinfood, Etude house etc) are cheaper than in Seoul with lots of free samples given. Shop around for...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank LynnLim85
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Underground stretch connected to the train stations, with shops selling clothes and knick-knacks. There are food shops as well - affordable place to have lunch.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank edili2016
Reviewed March 16, 2016

I was in search of hand made stuff, they have paintings, painting on wood, some ceramics/pottery, paper art there was a place that did cross stich, and had some interesting designs and cross stitch versions of famous art work...not your grandma's cross stitch. My favorite...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Dustin R
Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

I managed to buy nice shoes in the underground shopping center for KRW 50000. Good wear too.More shops above ground. Must go to the Paris Baguette shop located near the subway exit.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Veronika P
Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

This is a somewhat strange place. There is some sort of sadness in the air. Most of the shops and sellers are old and look a bit unwelcoming and thus creates somewhat sad atmosphere in here.

4  Thank Adam G
Reviewed October 16, 2014

A lot of small shops, if you like shopping, you will have a lot to buy, cheap stuff, you can bargain, also have cash with you, not all accept credit cards.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Shady S
Reviewed December 5, 2013 via mobile

A lot of small shops which shopaholic may spend hours to do shopping shop by shop. The clothes, shoes, socks... here are cheap, remember to stop by here too after you visited the fish market. There are many small signboards which stated price of the...More

3  Thank Tee_Malacca
Reviewed July 23, 2013

Value for money shopping for items like shirts and pants. I bought some tweens shirts, blouse and jackets , all summer wear here. It is also good to escape the heat of shopping above during Summer. Clean and spacious to shop. Bring cash too. Some...More

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank PamelaCheong
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