Seoul Neighborhoods • Jongno


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken:  2007     City: Seoul     Country: Korea      Pictures Attached: 10     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Seoul Nightlife District



Jongno Pictures

by Parent on Thu Apr 03, 2008 2:07 am


A few pics taken in the Jongno area -- Jongno means the bell street and is perpendicular to the Cheongye stream. Jongno can also mean the Gwancheoldong district, which is a very lively entertainment distict in between Jongno (the bell street) and the Cheongyecheon (Cheongye stream).

Map of Jongno neighborhood.

Last edited by Parent on Mon Apr 07, 2008 9:00 am, edited 3 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Jongno. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Jongno Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Jongno - Pictures by Parent



Jongno Neighborhood by Parent. A few pics of the Jongno/Gwancheoldong neighborhood taken at the end of the 2004.. Distance from Jongno: 0km E, 15 pictures.

Insadong Neighborhood by Parent. Insadong is a historical/shopping district nearby the Changdokgung palace in Jongno.. Distance from Jongno: 0.4km N, 7 pictures.

Insadong Neighborhood by Parent. Some pictures taken within the Insadong district in July and August.. Distance from Jongno: 0.4km N, 9 pictures.

City Hall Neighborhood by Parent. A few pictures taken nearby the Seoul City.. Distance from Jongno: 0.7km SWW, 6 pictures.

Myeongdong Neighborhood by Parent. This is the first set of photographs I took with my Canon on a Sunday afternoon on May 23rd 2004 just one week after buying it. No better place to start than Myeongdong -- my favourite shopping.. Distance from Jongno: 0.7km S, 17 pictures.

Myeongdong Neighborhood by Parent. Myeongdong is the sino-korean pronunciation of the hanja 明洞, which means bright district. 明 in chinese is pronounced Ming and is the same character as the one used for the Ming.. Distance from Jongno: 0.7km S, 21 pictures.

Gyeongbokgung Neighborhood by Parent. Gyeongbokgung (Gyeongbok palace) is the main royal palace in.. Distance from Jongno: 1.3km NW, 6 pictures.

Gyeongbokgung Neighborhood by Parent. A few pictures taken on the grounds of the Gyeongbok palace in April.. Distance from Jongno: 1.3km NW, 7 pictures.

Changdeokgung Neighborhood by Parent. The Changdeok palace (Changdeokgung in Korean) dates from the early 15th century and is one of the five grand palaces of Seoul built during the Joseon.. Distance from Jongno: 1.4km NNE, 8 pictures.

Bukchon Neighborhood by Parent. A few pictures of the Bukchon Hanok village, a wonderfully preserved area in northern Seoul where many traditional houses can be found. Some pictures are taken in February, other in.. Distance from Jongno: 1.5km N, 31 pictures.

Daehangno Neighborhood by Parent. Daehangno means the "university street" and used to be the location of the Seoul National University campus which was moved in the early 1970s to Gwanak-gu south of the Han.. Distance from Jongno: 1.9km NE, 27 pictures.

Dongnimmun Neighborhood by Parent. A few pictures within the old part of Seoul (the so-called.. Distance from Jongno: 1.9km W, 32 pictures.




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