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Gyeongdong Market, Seoul

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Gyeongdong Market or Kyungdong Market, located in Dongdaemun District, Seoul, is one of the largest herbal medicine and ginseng markets of South Korea. Since its establishment in 1960, the market supplies 70 percent of the nation’s herbal medicine ingredients and has more than 1,000 related shops and oriental medicine clinics in the area. Gyeongdong Market also serves as a wholesale and retail markets selling agricultural products and fish in about 300,000 square meters, about five times the size of the Seoul Sangam World Cup Stadium.It is served by Seoul Subway's Jegi-dong Station on Line 1.
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  • August 10, 2017
    Jegi-dong station and a group of Korean medicine (Hannah). Responses are generally resident medical doctor, looks after the pulse diagnosis get. Could you make a diet drugs tailored to that person. Is cheaper than the round-shaped, is infusing 1 bag at a time what works better. One month is approximately 200000 won and shipping in minutes. I do enjoy know so she can Japan language translation machinery of the Smartphone, if you have. With this, a scrawny 8 km 8 months. Good effect to adjust or even sometimes doesn't work when state each time a. Also cross the big cross signal market of panorama from there. Beatiful took butcher's gang, the fish group, turtle, eel, shiitake mushrooms, dried, mushroom, seaweed, vegetables, fresh jujube in autumn, ginseng, nuts, fruit, by far the most delicious than Japan, with Peel Garlic and preposterously garlic, Korea from Sesame, mushrooms and end to pausing then (dog hotpot) for dogs is or in a basket. Throughout the day you are tired, is strongly recommended. Cheaper than South Gate are good quality in the fall season, you can buy. It is better because it is said to open the port the refrigerant contained in the refrigerant when you bring home to Japan, so bringing in the baggage and as much as possible to your luggage. It is best to buy a home on the day of or the day before. Eco bag is required.
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  • May 17, 2017
    I came here via the subway to Jegi-dong station. As you walk tap out of the gantry area, you will be mesmerized by all the different herbal medicine displayed in the station as you access Korea's trad...  more »
  • April 24, 2017
    Overall it was a 5-star shopping experience for my family. The market was not too far from Jegi-dong subway station and selling variety kinds of herbs, from dried ones to fresh ones. We loved the gins...  more »

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