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Jungbu Market, Seoul

(4/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
Get in touch with the local culture through art at Jungbu Market. The quaint market boasts colorful and vivid stalls, with vendors offering a range of clothes, souvenirs, and artworks. However, the market has become best known for its food, serving as a go-to spot for both locals and tourists when it comes to delicacies. Most of the local specialties revolve around seafood, so you can choose from a range of dried fish, soups, shrimp, squid, or raw crab, a peculiar dish from the area. Put Jungbu Market into our Seoul vacation builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Fish already was very good. obsessed ate, aunt gave me a whole additional ♪ lead, only available in Korea. It was 6000 won.
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  • Too late 3:00 after 1 month of frigid central market were drawn to the area across the city on the way from chungmu-ro, Dongdaemun gate on color and light on the dark road and entered the area. While lights time zone is not familiar with this area of midnight three stores opening to the quiet store. Customers are still not "and-.-I" and after hours. Invited to the light one is a fantastic space wandered in, I was a weird sensation Princess Mononoke city slipped. It was mysterious area lined with dried fish have lined up various markets dry goods is hanging on the rope. Auspicious dried fish was examined after the lunar new year, to common it was.
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  • It is the dried fruit market near the hotel. Went to eat breakfast, watching someone else's blog. Locals came out from a shop in the store and in front of the same alley small 1-delicious (lol) and encouraged the fit. Is not only Korea but my aunt had friendly and delicious. It was a 5,000 won. Peek into the alley, looking for. Listen to your aunt when you bring lunch to go with go to the food shop (laughs)
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