Seoul - Dongdaemun & Eastern Seoul (PDF Chapter)
This is the Dongdaemun & Eastern Seoul chapter from Lonely Planet’s Seoul guidebook.
Taking its name from the Great East Gate to the city, Dongdaemun is famous for its architectural showpiece, the Zaha Hadid–designed Dongdaemun Design Plaza & Park (DDP), home also to layers of archaeological history uncovered during its construction.
- shop your way through high-rise malls and sprawling markets into the early hours of the morning.
- cruise the streets of Seongsu-dong, Seoul’s answer to Brooklyn.
- gorge on a sea of Seoul food in the city’s busiest snack alleys.
Coverage includes: Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Accommodation.
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