Seoul Neighborhoods • Sillim


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



Sillim Pictures

by Parent on Mon Apr 21, 2008 5:54 pm


Sillim (pronounced Shin-Lim) is an entertainment district nearby the front gate of the Seoul National University. Shin means new and Lim means forest, but there's no forest anymore.

Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul )  (240.69 KB) Photo viewed 940 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul )  (209.06 KB) Photo viewed 936 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) An "entertainment skyscraper". A cinema, clothes, restaurants, everything to entertain. (222.33 KB) Photo viewed 912 times
Pic. 3. An "entertainment skyscraper". A cinema, clothes, restaurants, everything to entertain. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) Some shopping in the backalleys. (212.48 KB) Photo viewed 856 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) Five floors - restaurant on the first, bar on the second, third, fourth, and a video renting agency on the fifth. (245.47 KB) Photo viewed 919 times
Pic. 5. Five floors - restaurant on the first, bar on the second, third, fourth, and a video renting agency on the fifth. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) Korean restaurant with some "traditional theme". (244.22 KB) Photo viewed 918 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) Hacker Hacker Discotheque. (234.55 KB) Photo viewed 907 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul )  (218.44 KB) Photo viewed 931 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul )  (244.65 KB) Photo viewed 900 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul )  (263.95 KB) Photo viewed 916 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul )  (228.49 KB) Photo viewed 908 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) Chi Chi. (220.83 KB) Photo viewed 889 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul )  (206.62 KB) Photo viewed 867 times
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Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) "So much as happy lives lovely as pro I" -- that's what the little girl's tshirt says.  I'm not sure what it means, but I guess this doesn't matter. (231.61 KB) Photo viewed 941 times
Pic. 15. "So much as happy lives lovely as pro I" -- that's what the little girl's tshirt says. I'm not sure what it means, but I guess this doesn't matter. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) Inside the Crown Bakery -- a boulangerie/patisserie chain of Korea. These are now very common in Seoul, and it's not uncommon for 4 or 5 to co-exist in one neighborhood. (526.99 KB) Photo viewed 1013 times
Pic. 16. Inside the Crown Bakery -- a boulangerie/patisserie chain of Korea. These are now very common in Seoul, and it's not uncommon for 4 or 5 to co-exist in one neighborhood. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sillim neighborhood, Seoul City, Korea, September 2004 by Parent (Seoul ) Commercial street nearby Sillim station on the side of the stream. (624.49 KB) Photo viewed 939 times
Pic. 17. Commercial street nearby Sillim station on the side of the stream. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Map of Sillim neighborhood.

 
 
 
 
Map of Sillim. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Sillim Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Sillim - Pictures by Parent



Sillim Neighborhood by Parent. Sillim or Shinlim is a nightlife neighborhood within a 10 minute bus ride of the SNU Campus. Shinlim is the sino-korean pronunciation of the chinese characters 新林, and means "new.. Distance from Sillim: 0km E, 8 pictures.

Boramae Neighborhood by Parent. Boramae is the downtown of Gwanak-gu and one of the many skyscraper clusters of.. Distance from Sillim: 0.9km NNW, 12 pictures.

Bongcheon Neighborhood by Parent. Bongcheon dong used to be a neighborhood with rather subpar accomodation. It has changed quite much in the last 20 years but still today it has a bit of a bad reputation. It's nonetheless a fine place in most.. Distance from Sillim: 1.3km E, 42 pictures.

Nokdu Neighborhood by Parent. Nokdu or Nokdugeori is a small student neighborhood nearby the main gate of Seoul National.. Distance from Sillim: 1.6km SSE, 22 pictures.

Seouldae Neighborhood by Parent. A few pictures taken in the vicinity of the Seouldae (Seoul National University or SNU) subway.. Distance from Sillim: 2km E, 14 pictures.

Nakseongdae Neighborhood by Parent. Nakseongdae is a middle-to-upper class residential district in Gwanak-gu located nearby the Seoul National Nakseongdae (落星垈) means 'the site of the fallen star'. It refers to the birthplace of the great Goryeo g.. Distance from Sillim: 3km SEE, 5 pictures.

Nakseongdae Neighborhood by Parent. Nakseongdae (落星垈) means 'the site of the fallen star'. It refers to the birthplace of the great Goryeo general Gang Gam-chan born near here in Gwanak-gu. Gang Gam-chan is best known for his heroics against an invading.. Distance from Sillim: 3km SEE, 6 pictures.




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