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MYEONGDONG - STREETS OF SHOPPING
Myeongdong
 
Myeong-dong, the busiest district of downtown Seoul, functions as a center for fashion, shopping, cuisine and leisure and is known as a special tourist zone. It is also a thriving fashion hub that sets fashion tends in korea. Over 300m long, Myeong-dong street extends from Myeong-dong station o subway line no. 4 to the entrance ti Euljiro. Fashion malls, shoe stores, sporting goods stores are as well as beauty parlors galore earn Myeong-dong the title of "fashion street". The total number of stores in Myeong-dong is estimated at more than 3,000 including restaurants, fast-food restaurants, coffee shops and financial institutions. Large shopping malls such as Migliore Myeong-dong and CATS are always bustling with crowds. Folk/guitar cafes and live cafes are also easy to find here

SUBWAY : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 6 ) OR Euljiro 1(il)-ga Stn. (Line 2, EXIT 6 )
BUS : 103, 143, 151, 152, 163, 261, 262, 340, 420, 461, 500, 701, 702, 0014, 0015, 3412, 3420, 3421, 3422, 4312, 7015, 7017, 7020, 7021, 9701, 9705

MOVIE THEATER
CGV
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The CGV Myeong-dong 5 is a premier cinema that was opened in 2001 by CGV, Korea's first multiplex theater chain, and includes a 5-screen multiplex accommodating 800 movie-goers. Its interior decoration, reminiscent of upscale designer boutiques, is receiving an enthusiastic response from female patrons. It has a paking place for visitors.

Open Hours : 8:00 am ~ 1:00am
Nearest Train : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 6 ) OR Euljiro 1(il)-ga Stn. (Line 2, EXIT 6 )
Category : MOVIE THEATER
Tel : 02 1544 1122

Cats
This multiplex, situated on the right side of Myeong-dong Miliore, has five screens deployed over three levels (8th, 9th, and 10th fl.). The small coffee shop inside the cinema is a great place to sit and wait for the viewing to start. Seats are comfortable and love seats are offered for couples.

Open Hours : 10:00 am ~ 1:00am
Nearest Train : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 8 )
Category : MOVIE THEATER, SHOPPING MALL
Tel : 02 6363 2901~3

Joongang Cinema
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Joongang Movie Theater, a renowned cinema with 60 years of history, has had a complete makeover and is now called Joongang Cinema. Since 2000, this beloved old symbol of Myeong-dong has been a 5-screen multiplex

Open Hours : 10: 30 am ~ 22: 30 am
Nearest Train : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 10 ) or Euljiro 1(il)-ga Stn. (Line 2, EXIT 5)
Category : MOVIE THEATER
Tel : 02 776 8866

SHOPPING MALL
Avatar
Avatar, an entertainment-shopping center, opened in March 2003 after a one year rennovation of a building that was formerly occupied by Cosmos Plaza. Its ground level is geared toward age groups 20 to 30 and has some 20 brand-name stores. The 2nd and 3rd floors are occupied by casual brands, while the 4th and 5th floors offer fashion accessories. The 6th floor is devoted to mobile communication devices and there is a food court on the 7th floor.

Open Hours : 11: 00 ~ 22: 00
Nearest Train : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 6 )
Category : Casual wear, Shoes, Sports goods, General merchandise
Tel : 02 3783 5114

Lotte DPT
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Lotte Department Store, opened in 1979, can be conveniently accessed from the subway to which its basement level is directly connected. It carries a wide palette of goods, from world-renowned luxury brand products to general goods, and its duty-free stores and food court are popular and highly frequented. Its convenient location and friendly service appeal to many foreign customers.

Open Hours :
10: 30 ~ 20: 00
Nearest Train :
Euljiro 1(il)-ga Stn. (Line 2, Exit 7 )
Category :
Clothes, Electric goods, Furniture
Tel :
02 752 2500



Lotte Plaza
Lotte Young Plaza opened in November 2003 as Korea's first fashion department store especially designed for younger women. It carries ladies' apparel and sports casuals including Muji products imported directly from Japan. Meals and beverages are available for shoppers at Garden Life restaurant and coffee shop MIGO. The setup is appealing and stylish.

Open Hours :
11: 30 ~ 21: 30
Nearest Train :
Euljiro 1(il)-ga Stn. (Line 2, Exit 7)
Category :
Casual wear, Make-up, General merchandise
Tel :
02 771 2500



Migliore
Migliore's Myeong-dong branch opened in June 2000 and is directly accessible from Myeong-dong Station off Subway Line #4. Shopping here is made easier and more entertaining thanks to the mall's convenient location and parking facility. The mall houses close to 1,200 stores and offers resources like health clinic,' 'beauty clinic' and 'life clinic,' which are great places to pamper oneself a little. The event hall at the top floor hosts many gatherings and events

Open Hours
: 11: 00 ~ 23: 30
Nearest Train : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 6 )
Category : SHOPPING MALL
Phone : 02 2124 0005

U Too Zone
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This womens apparel department store is situated in a central section of Myeong-dong. Unlike most other shopping centers and department stores of its kind which market lesser-known brands, U2 Zones tenant shops are those brands that made a breakthrough, in some form or other, and are already well-known to the public. Fashion accessories are sold on the 1st floor, casual clothing on the 2nd and 3rd, and finally, there are unisex casual stores and a food court at the 4th floor.

Open Hours : 11: 30 ~ 21: 30
Nearest Train : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 6 )
Category : Myeong-dong Stn. (Line 4, Exit 6 )
Phone : 02 771 6262
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