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Gwangjang Market, Seoul
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Eat your heart out at Gwangjang Market, a bustling destination offering a huge array of classic Korean fare and goods. Wander this thriving street market, one of the largest in the country, and browse the 5,000-plus shops and storefronts bursting with food grills, clothing collections, and more. Pick up some handicrafts as a memento, stock up on traditional herbs and medicines, or even take your pick from an array of fresh fruits and vegetables. Despite all of these goods on offer, it's the freshly prepared meals that reigns supreme here. Make sure you taste the market's premier dish, a savory mung-bean pancake known as "bindaettok." Alternatively, you can opt for other well-known dishes, such as "bibimbap" (a rice bowl filled with meat and vegetables) or "mayak gimbap" (rice rolls with seaweed). For travelers who use our world travel planner, Seoul holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Gwangjang Market and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • yang mau nyari makanan murah meriah semua ada disini terus juga ada jual oleh-oleh yang nggak suka rame-rame milih kek di myeongdong bisa dateng kesini 
  • One of the best shopping destination for tourists looking for local products. Also there are a lot of store selling colorful Hanbok. There are Goods, accessories clothes in very inexpensive price. 
  • The South Koreans, rather than the idea of a more appropriate market to foreigners. Going to a local restaurant or dining room is often set aside, but there are various magic items, a clothing points and indigenous to a food market, take good pictures. Market of the food in the middle of the market, recommend the bindaetteok personally. You can eat some neuggihajiman here, I'd like to taste.
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