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Jump (점프)

Jump (점프)

0m    64176     2019-05-22

Mareunnae-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-2-722-3995

Ever since first hitting the stage in July 2003, Jump has been incredibly popular in Korea. It also has had remarkable international success; in 2005 and 2006 it took the Edinburgh Fringe Festival by storm, and then went on to tour around the world, ending up on London’s West End and New York’s off-Broadway, proving that this musical comedy has universal appeal. This innovoative show incorporates many of Asia’s martial arts, including Korea's Taekwondo and Taekkyeon, as it tells the story of a family of martial arts specialists who have to defend their house from robbers.

Non-verbal Performance FIREMAN (넌버벌 퍼포먼스 FIREMAN)

Non-verbal Performance FIREMAN (넌버벌 퍼포먼스 FIREMAN)

2m    4609     2019-05-22

47, Mareunnae-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-2-6271-1190

"Fireman" is a non-verbal performance that portrays the growth and development of silly and carefree trainees into courageous and trustworthy firefighters. The stage will grab the attention of the audience with acrobatic techniques, parkour, and b-boying movements. International audience can enjoy the show without any language barrier as the performance is non-verbal, meaning the play is carried out using only body movements and facial expressions to deliver the story. Since its first stage in 2015, the act went on an international tour and won the Grand Prize in Popular Culture category during the Korea Hallyu Awards in 2016.

Jingogae (진고개)

Jingogae (진고개)

181m    11908     2016-10-21

19-1, Chungmu-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul

Located in Chungmuro, Jingogae (진고개) has been in business for 40 years and by word-of-mouth has become well-known for its traditional food. The most famous dishes are the bossam kimchi (rolled kimchi), galbijjim (steamed ribs), and gaejang jeongsik (seasoned raw crab).

All dishes are made using traditional cooking methods and the restaurant's menu is full of many nostalgic foods, making this a great restaurant option for international visitors hoping to experience the true flavors of Korean cuisine.

Hotel PJ (호텔PJ)

Hotel PJ (호텔PJ)

222m    34846     2016-09-30

71, Mareunnae-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul

Serving over 30 years of tradition, Poongjun Hotel first opened its doors in 1970. The distinguished hotel offers 250 guest rooms with impeccable service and a variety of convenient facilities. Poongjun Hotel has acted as an ambassador of the Korean tourism industry for 30 years, working to improve Korean tourism. Beginning in1994, the hotel has continuously received the name as the City of Seoul's "Best Hotel". Furthermore, all hotel staff employees are able to speak Japanese, and has been popular to the Japanese ever since its opening. The hotel is located in the heart of downtown Seoul, a very suitable area for city tourism, and possesses a great location for convenient public transportation.

Yangmiok - Euljiro Branch (main store) (양미옥-을지로본점)

Yangmiok - Euljiro Branch (main store) (양미옥-을지로본점)

237m    8070     2017-01-26

62, Chungmu-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
+82-2-2275-8837, 8838

Yangmiok takes pride in serving customers dishes prepared with only the finest ingredients. A special sauce made with soy sauce, sugar, chili powder, sesame oil, garlic, and ginger is served with beef dishes upon request.

Best Western Premier Hotel Kukdo (베스트웨스턴 프리미어 호텔국도)

Best Western Premier Hotel Kukdo (베스트웨스턴 프리미어 호텔국도)

319m    17127     2017-08-18

164, Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul

Best Western Premier Hotel, based in Arizona (USA), is the world’s largest hotel chain. The corporation has 4,200 accommodation facilities in 84 countries (Europe, Americas, Asia, Africa, Middle East, and Oceania) and is known for its excellent services and reasonable prices. By charging relatively low loyalties and guaranteeing completely independent management, the hotel chain has set itself apart in the hospitality industry. The hotel chain itself is a non-profit corporation that is a union of independent hotels seeking quality management.

The Best Western Premier Kukdo (opened on March 1, 2007) was the first Best Western in Korea. Since then, the Best Western chain has expanded to include 15 different facilities (a total of 1,900 guestrooms) located all around the country.

Best Western Premier Kukdo offers subsidiary facilities such as a fusion restaurant, sky lounge, fitness center, and business center. Each of the 296 guestrooms has a bidet and high speed internet. Double rooms have a shower booth, while twin rooms have a bathtub.

From the sky lounge (21F) guests can get a great view of Bukhansan Mountain, Cheongwadae, Dongdaemun shopping center, and Myeongdong, not to mention a bird’s-eye view of Seoul nightscape. The hotel also offers VIP rooms that can accommodate up to 20 people and a number of other conveniences that makes this an ideal choice for those traveling for business. Myeongdong and Dongdaemun are only a 10-20 minutes away on foot.

Chungmuro Jjukkumi Bulgogi (충무로 쭈꾸미 불고기)

Chungmuro Jjukkumi Bulgogi (충무로 쭈꾸미 불고기)

337m    3300     2017-02-01

11, Toegye-ro 31-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul

Chungmuro Jjukkumi Bulgogi has been loved by customers for 40 years with only Sutbulgui jjukkumi bulgogi (charcoal-grilled ocellated octopus with bulgogi). In particular, their special sauce for jjukkumi seasoning features properly spicy and sweet taste adding more flavor to the dish.

A Moment in Time - Live Caricature & Gallery (시간을 담다)

A Moment in Time - Live Caricature & Gallery (시간을 담다)

355m    352     2019-02-11

20-1, Samil-daero 8-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul

A Moment in Time adds in aspects of Korean traditions, customs, and landmarks like hanbok, Gwanghwamun Gate, and Korean mystical animals into caricature artworks, serving as an excellent souvenir for both locals and travelers. The gallery also offers hands-on programs like coloring caricature and traditional folk art. In addition, original design products from A Moment in Time are also available that suit as perfect gifts.

Sieoso Hotel (시어소)

202m    2585     2018-12-30

11, Eulji-ro 12-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul

Sieoso, meaning a temporary palace where a king stayed during his journey, seeks to make guests feel like a king and treats them like family with sincere services. It has a total of 41 guestrooms of different sizes: Twin Room, Double Room, Korean-style Room, Family Room, and Dormitory. It also offers a traditional Korean clothes experience for tourists. The roof garden, which is open 24 hours a day, is a popular space for exchanging experiences and memories among tourists from all over the world. The hotel provides breakfast from 7am to 9am as well as tourism information about Korea including Seoul.

T Mark Hotel Myeongdong (티마크호텔 명동)

238m    18765     2019-05-22

15, Chungmu-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul

The T Mark Hotel located in Myeongdong is a premier business hotel with 14 above-ground floors and 4 basement floors. The hotel has 288 guest rooms, which include 60 double, 176 twin and 49 triple rooms. Every guest room has a 32-inch LED smart TV, bathtub, bidet and wired/wireless high-speed internet. The hotel also houses an Italian restaurant, and a rooftop garden. It also provides a shuttle bus service to famous tourist attractions like Namdaemun Gate, Myeongdong, and Seoul Station. The letter T of the hotel name represents the first letter of the words Tourist and Traveler. The premier business hotel which is located adjacent to many tourist spots such as N Seoul Tower, Namsangol Hanok Village, Dongdaemun Gate and Insa-dong, aims to offer the best service at a reasonable price.

Dalkom Myeongdong Guesthouse (달콤명동게스트하우스)

336m    1926     2019-01-09

13, Mareunnae-ro 8-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul

Located in Inhyeon-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, Dalkom Myeongdong Guesthouse is a four-story building equipped with 19 rooms of various types. As famous shopping districts including Myeong-dong and Dongdaemun Market are situated nearby, it is very popular among domestic tourists from Daeju, Busan, Jeju and other areas of Korea at weekends, although the majority of its guests are foreign tourists from China, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, and Singapore, etc. who tend to stay on weekdays.
The guest house offers a variety of convenient facilities; each room is equipped with a bathroom, and guests can use the communal iron for their clothes and the communal kitchen to cook simple dishes. There is also a food vending machine on the outdoor terrace that provides noodles and drinks. In addition, its foreign staff can communicate with tourists from other countries and accept feedback about the accommodation.

24 Guesthouse Myeongdong City (24게스트하우스 명동시티점)

476m    1444     2018-12-29

3rd floor, 26, Eulji-ro 9-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul

Situated in the middle of downtown Seoul, 24 Guesthouse Myeongdong City has clean and affordable rooms and full-time staff who can serve as tour guide. The building has an elevator, and each room comes with a bathroom. Free breakfast is served to all the guests regardless of the type of room they're staying in. The guesthouse is located right next to Cheonggyecheon Stream, which leads to numerous historical sites and popular tourist destinations including Deoksugung Palace, Gwanghwamun Gate, Gyeongbokgung Palace, Insa-dong, Gwangjang Market, and Dongdaemun Fashion District. All in all, it's very conveniently located for those wishing to experience both the tradition and modern lifestyle of Korea. The Myeongdong Shopping Streets are also within 3 minutes away on foot as well. Despite its location, the guesthouse is very quiet. The guesthouse is within 3 minutes away from Euljiro 3-ga Station on Subway Lines 2 and 3, which passes through Dong Seoul Bus Terminal (Line 2) and Seoul Express Bus Terminal and Seoul Nambu Terminal (Line 3), and only 2 minutes away from an Airport Limousine Bus Stop, both on foot.