Myong-Dong

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Myong-Dong

A district in Seoul, South Korea, noted for financial services offices and upscale shopping. A number of insurance companies, banks and investment houses are based in Myong-Dong.
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CGV ARTHOUSE has theaters at Apgujeong-dong and Myeongdong Station in Seoul, Seomyeon in Busan, and screens in 15 theaters nationwide.
In the morning, Myeongdong is your regular shopping district.
At its flagship store in the middle of the busy shopping stre Myeongdong, you'll find an array of original South Korean all-natural beauty brands.
City tour buses take passengers to Seoul's historic royal palaces and popular tourist spots, including Myeongdong, Itaewon, Namdaemun Market and the National Museum of Korea.
Redlawsk shopped the teeming streets of Myeongdong, slurped bowls of broth swimming with rice cakes and dumplings, and hiked a mountain to marvel at the Wonju countryside.
The protest headquarters were located at Myeongdong Cathedral in central Seoul, the center of prodemocratization protests in the 1980s.
In Myeongdong, Seoul's shopping mecca, eager buyers load up on cosmetics and beauty supplies by the suitcase, while Korean mothers like Hyeseon Kim, an adjunct professor of Korean culture at Penn State University's Altoona campus, teach their sons from an early age to take care of their skin properly using high-quality products.
To complete our initial Seoul encounter, we capped the day with shopping at the famous Myeongdong night market.
The survey targeted Chinese tourists at popular tourist sites in South Korea, such as Myeongdong, Seoul Tower, and Dongdaemun in Seoul City, which are often featured in Korean television dramas and movies.
Head to Myeongdong Street for great bargains and Bukchon Hanok Village for cosy little cafes and quirky collectables.
SEOUL, South Korea -- An overflow crowd of Korean Catholics fills the streets while Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Myeongdong Cathedral during the pope's five-day visit to South Korea in August.
In his homily to the congregation in Myeongdong cathedral, which included President Park Geun-Hye and a handful of North Korean defectors, Francis said the road to reconciliation was always hindered by unpalatable demands.