Itaewon District

Itaewon District

A tourist district in Seoul, South Korea. It is noted for its many restaurants, shops and brothels. Most visitors to the district are foreigners visiting or living in South Korea, including American military personnel.
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In the Itaewon district, epicureans can find excellent Lebanese, Greek, Belgian, Bulgarian and French cuisine--on the same block.
And she can maneuver her way through the frenzied activity of Seoul, where throngs of shoppers swarm the famed Itaewon district, with its mind-boggling array of shops, restaurants and street-side vendors, or the more upscale Insadong district.