Seoul Neighborhoods • Myeongdong


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken: May 2004     City: Seoul     Country: Korea      Pictures Attached: 17     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District



Myeongdong Pictures

by Parent on Mon Apr 07, 2008 11:49 pm


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 place.

Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Namsan mountain and the Seoul Tower in the background. (217.1 KB) Photo viewed 633 times
Pic. 1. Namsan mountain and the Seoul Tower in the background. View photo in original size (736x996 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Gate 31. (202.3 KB) Photo viewed 587 times
Pic. 2. Gate 31. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District)  (226.88 KB) Photo viewed 594 times
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Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Shabijou, Airwalk. (211.37 KB) Photo viewed 608 times
Pic. 4. Shabijou, Airwalk. View photo in original size (1005x748 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District)  (208.47 KB) Photo viewed 581 times
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Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District)  (203.42 KB) Photo viewed 608 times
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Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) I liked the women haircuts better back then. Now, korean women are into this pharaoh look lol.. (199.96 KB) Photo viewed 653 times
Pic. 7. I liked the women haircuts better back then. Now, korean women are into this pharaoh look lol.. View photo in original size (748x1006 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Bridge. (507.97 KB) Photo viewed 574 times
Pic. 8. Bridge. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Citibank, Mcdonalds, AMH. (386.75 KB) Photo viewed 609 times
Pic. 9. Citibank, Mcdonalds, AMH. View photo in original size (768x654 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Myeongdong cathedral, Hite Beer Plus, Couple. (479.43 KB) Photo viewed 647 times
Pic. 10. Myeongdong cathedral, Hite Beer Plus, Couple. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Crystal Optical and the Myeongdong Lady. (542.87 KB) Photo viewed 648 times
Pic. 11. Crystal Optical and the Myeongdong Lady. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Buckaroo, Savoy Hotel, Levi's. (460.93 KB) Photo viewed 627 times
Pic. 12. Buckaroo, Savoy Hotel, Levi's. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) Who are you? (368.57 KB) Photo viewed 667 times
Pic. 13. Who are you? View photo in original size (736x764 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) The Face Shop and The Fan. (549.39 KB) Photo viewed 593 times
Pic. 14. The Face Shop and The Fan. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) The North Face, Hang Ten. (172.17 KB) Photo viewed 739 times
Pic. 15. The North Face, Hang Ten. View photo in original size (746x1002 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) The Adjuma and the Teenie Weenie. (242.35 KB) Photo viewed 598 times
Pic. 16. The Adjuma and the Teenie Weenie. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Myeongdong neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, May 2004 by Parent (Seoul Shopping District, Skyscraper District, Nightlife District) PC bang, DVD bang, Norae Bang. (547.83 KB) Photo viewed 615 times
Pic. 17. PC bang, DVD bang, Norae Bang. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Map of Myeongdong neighborhood.

Last edited by Parent on Sun Apr 13, 2008 8:32 am, edited 3 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Myeongdong. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Myeongdong Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Myeongdong - Pictures by Parent



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 Myeongdong: 0km E, 21 pictures.

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

Jongno Neighborhood by Parent. A few pics of the Jongno/Gwancheoldong neighborhood taken at the end of the 2004.. Distance from Myeongdong: 0.7km N, 15 pictures.

Jongno Neighborhood by Parent. 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.. Distance from Myeongdong: 0.7km N, 10 pictures.

Namsan Neighborhood by Parent. A few pictures taken from the Namsan observatory in early october.. Distance from Myeongdong: 1.2km SSE, 3 pictures.

Insadong Neighborhood by Parent. Insadong is a historical/shopping district nearby the Changdokgung palace in Jongno.. Distance from Myeongdong: 1.2km N, 7 pictures.

Insadong Neighborhood by Parent. Some pictures taken within the Insadong district in July and August.. Distance from Myeongdong: 1.2km N, 9 pictures.

Seoul Station Neighborhood by Parent. I have only one picture of this neighborhood unfortunately -- taken in July 2004 when zooming by on my.. Distance from Myeongdong: 1.5km SW, 1 pictures.




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