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Hongik University Street, Seoul
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Indulge in some of the capital's trendiest nightlife at Hongik University Street, a student-oriented neighborhood known for its live music and arts scene. Delve into this area around one the nation's finest art-oriented universities and you'll find an array of lively cafes, shops, and galleries frequented by locals. Kick back in front of the main stage to catch a performance from a variety of bands that call the neighborhood home, enjoy some colorful street murals, or pick up a handicraft as a souvenir from a street-side stall. For some after-hours entertainment, head to a nightclub or bar to view everything from underground rock bands to big-name artists. Add Hongik University Street and other attractions to your Seoul trip itinerary using our Seoul vacation builder.
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  • Hongdae is a place that can be seen both during the day and at night. For us, we decided to visit on a Sunday night, when there are more crowds compared to the weekdays. Hongdae is the place when you ...  more »
  • This is a college town to represent the soul. 入ri乱remasu Japanese, Chinese, and Korean. Metro jammed, walk in, said students at a weekend night is hard. Go to street parking, and are a lot of clubs and form the matrix. Personally, messy and there's too much, so much to buy stretched smooth around. Shop for evening dining. Clubs, bars and taverns, whatever. Japan food shops also chirahora. This is a fun city.
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  • as in many street markets in seoul you should not miss this one. lots of independent craft stalls on weekend. on weekdays you can mingle with the locals and not so much on tourists because this area i...  more »