Cheonggyecheon Stream, Seoul

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See how a successful eco-friendly urban renewal project created a popular tourist spot at Cheonggyecheon Stream. Before the nation's rapid economic development after the war, the district stood as a neglected waterway secluded by an overpass. However, after the renovation and beautification project, it evolved into a modern public recreation space and a haven for natural habitats. Inspect the passing stream from one of two historic bridges--Gwangtonggyo and Supyogyo--and see how it teems with animal and plant life amid a highly urbanized city. You'll find many shops and small businesses here; feel free to pay them a visit and purchase their goods, souvenirs, or services. Put Cheonggyecheon Stream on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Seoul travel itinerary planner .
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  • If you at dongdaemun area just stroll the alley. Jangan kan tidak je. Dongdaemun gate - cheongyecheon stream - DDP + Dongdaemun History & Culture Park(LED white rose) All walking distance in same area...  more »
  • Walk along this laid out channel, downtown, very nice. The course's own, there is a beautiful wall coverings, flowers and even a few birds (heron), tall buildings seen below seems well off as the noise of the city, it turned out very nice...
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  • Family night on Saturday evening, the food delicious and the streets also looking around is a good place also. Plenty of hugs on weekends and heavy transport vehicles. Parking is so difficult.
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