In previous posting, we looked around one of main shopping streets in Seoul, where is upper part of the city. Compare to traditional and wholesale shopping area, this posting focuses on more trendy and fast shopping spots in Seoul; Gangnam.
1) Sinsadong (A.K.A Garosu-gil)
Garosu-gil is an area in Sinsa-dong, Gangnam. Known as the “designer street”, many fashion designers have successfully launched their own brand here and other small shops have also moved into Garosu-gil. Top brand and designer boutiques in Seoul are the mainstream of the area. Vintage shops and street handmade accessories stalls are also highlights for bohemian-style lovers shopping here.
2) Apgujeong Rodeo Street
Apgujeong Rodeo Street is in the centerpiece of one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in South Korea and it is seen as the top fashionable and trendsetting destination. It offers visitors the latest in fashion trends in high-end fashion stores and department stores. Rodeo Street has a wide arrange of fashion related luxury stores but you can also find smaller local stores that offer trendy fashion at affordable prices.
Safe Stay Accommodation Near Sinsadong and Apgujeong
Melting Pot House
It is a guest accommodation in Gangnam, a 3-minute walk away from Garosu-gil and adjacent to Apgujeong station. Guests can enjoy easy access to the city. Inside the house, guests have access to a shared bathroom, kitchen and BBQ facilities. Kitchen is equipped with a stove, refrigerator and toaster. Each air-conditioned room features a dressing table and chair.
- Address: 556-12 Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea.
- Phone number: +82 10-4788-2726
- Booking : Agoda.com, Hotels.com, Booking.com