Local expert guides to Seoul

Shopping guides to Seoul

Local expert guides to Seoul

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Mijung Ashley Kwon and Jaewoong Austin Shin

Coffee Shop Owners

Mijung Ashley Kwon and Jaewoong Austin Shin are a husband and wife duo, and the proud owners of the Coffee Montage coffee shop in Seoul. Jaewoong Austin Shin is also the main roaster at Coffee Montage, and he and his wife, together with the team of passionate baristas, create some of the best coffees in the city.

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Ken Lee

Lifestyle Blogger

23 years old Ken Lum Lee was born and raised in London, UK. A Marketing Business major and a photographer wannabe, Ken decided to leave the UK to seek more colour and seasoning in which the world can offer, hence the blog started. Initially a private journal for his family and close friends, it is now open for the public to walk alongside with him and his Korean travels. Currently residing in Gwangju, South Korea, he is now teaching English in a public school.

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Jane Kim


Jane Kim, also known as The Glamourist, is a makeup artist and founder of Yepeau. She was awarded the best of Wedding Hair and Makeup Award by San Francisco Magazine and Top 5 artist in the Bay Area by Brides.com. Her work has been featured in the Paper Magazine, Town and Country, The Knot, and Brides Magazine. She dreams of puppies and pizza.

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Hyejeong Jeong

Korean Travel Expert

Hyejeong works for K Pass, the ultimate Seoul city pass that helps you find your way around Seoul and gives you fantastic discounts.

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JinJoo Lee

Korean Foodie

Originally from Korea, JinJoo now lives in the United States, where she still cooks with the flavors of her home country. She’s passionate about Korean cuisine, writes about her favorite recipes, holds a PhD in Computer Science and is a proud mother and wife.

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Good Deals and Markets in Seoul

Good Deals and Markets in Seoul

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Yours truly

A shoppers paradise, even on a budget. For the value hunter Seoul is a treasure chest of great markets and bargain outlets. COEX Mall, Jungbu Market, Sungin-dong Flea Market and many more attract locals and tourists alike, in seek of great merchandise deals. Flea markets, craft shops, eclectic shopping centers, tech outlets, there's literally no end to this city's merchandising.

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    Hongdae Free Market

    Not the usual flea market
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    Ttukseom Nanumjangteo

    Treasure hunting
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    Times Square

    Multipurpose shopping
  4. Namdaemun Market, Seoul +Add

    Namdaemun Market

    The largest traditional market in Korea
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    Sungin-dong Flea Market

    Bargain hunting in Seoul
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    Bangsan Market Baking Street

    The baking heaven
  7. Jungbu Market, Seoul, South Korea +Add

    Jungbu Market

    Traditional Korean market
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    Korea House

    Traditional Korean crafts and cuisine
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    COEX Mall

    Korea's first cultural and shopping complex
  10. Kwangjang Market +Add

    KwangJang Market

    A mecca for vintage clothing
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