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Dongdaemun Market, Seoul

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With a few dozen malls, 30,000 specialized shops, and 50,000 manufacturers all centered around a landmark gate, Dongdaemun Market combines traditional and modern shopping. Home to the biggest clothing suppliers in the country, the market offers textiles, clothes, wedding wear, shoes, and accessories in addition to electronics, toys, and food. Shop until you drop and get some really good clothing bargains. Wholesalers come at night to pick up the latest fabrics, making this sleepless district bustle until early in the morning. Make your Seoul itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • If you go to Seoul, this is the place that you should visit as it is simply too iconic. HOWEVER, if you’re not interested in traditional stuff. and would rather see the very modern side of Seoul... 
    If you go to Seoul, this is the place that you should visit as it is simply too iconic. HOWEVER, if you’re not interested in traditional stuff. and would rather see the very modern side of Seoul...  more »
  • I'm reviewing the Dongdaemun area as a whole, there are various malls located here which are meant for wholesale shopping, though they can be quite pricey depending on the malls and stores you visit.....  more
    I'm reviewing the Dongdaemun area as a whole, there are various malls located here which are meant for wholesale shopping, though they can be quite pricey depending on the malls and stores you visit.....  more »
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  • I haven`t Go there. but after watching the pics in Google I think it`s like a small and beautiful street....
  • Dongdaemun Market is very recommended for all: kids, adult, elder, men, women, etc. Everything is in very acceptable range of price! You can find anything you are asking for. Just visit and you will enjoy^_^ The most important thing is the Korean food. It is very delicious.

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