With so many markets and fashion streets, Seoul is truly a shopping paradise
The types of shops are so varied that shoppers can buy things in almost any style and color. The following lists all the major shopping destinations in the Gangbuk (North of Hangang River) and Gangnam (South of Hangang River) areas.
BARGAIN SHOPPING IN GANGBUK AREA
Namdaemun Market, which has been around for over 600 years, is a place for people to purchase various types of products at bargain prices. Within walking distance of the market is Myeong-dong, the busiest shopping district in Seoul. Because of its convenient location and popularity among international travelers, the Namdaemun Market and Myeongdong district have together become an international center for shopping.