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Apgujeong Rodeo Street

Apgujeong / Cheongdam
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Address: Apgujeong-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Walking along the Rodeo Street, one will inevitably see a white, unique tulip-petal-shaped building. Opened about a year ago, this is where the Christian Dior flagship boutique... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 October 2016
Gloria K
Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This area is modern and definitely for those who like the luxurious designer shopping. It is a socially a strip with some higher end Parisian cafes but if you break it down, that's really it. You might like to people watch and see how the wealthy Korean women like to shop (in the galleria where you see all the mothers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice area of Seoul. Close to the river. Not too much foreigners. Fancy stores to go for shopping.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Walking along the Rodeo Street, one will inevitably see a white, unique tulip-petal-shaped building. Opened about a year ago, this is where the Christian Dior flagship boutique is housed. The facade was designed by a French architect to reflect his vision of the weaving effect of moving fabrics. As soon as we entered the boutique, attentive staff ushered us to... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Don't bother vising Café Dior by Pierre Hermé in Gangname Seoul. it's located on the top floor in the House of Dior. It's over-priced and it does not come with any value. Each of us order a fruit tea - mine is citrus & passion fruit and every glasses come out looking the same. Looking very ordinary like a free... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

A great long street to walk by and enjoy shopping with the brands there, and if you into Kpop, they called it the K star street.

Thank Mai T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Apgujeong rodeo street walking around it would be fun ,, many foreigners cuz of idol but it is really long distanct to walk prepare yourself

1 Thank BewTybeb M
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Worth a visit if you are a fashion lover. There are a lot of international brand stores / flag shops along the street. Some at cool buildings. Stylish and gracious place but of course pricey. Very nice to walk around and still good to enjoy window shopping, if the weather is good. Unfortunately, we went there during a cold, windy... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

There's a number of indie fashion stores as well as international brands and the people there are dressed very nicely.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite noodle shop! 피냉면 should try!! Very cosy and cute little noodle shop. May favorite is bukchon chopped noddle. The soup is like milky type but it taste absolutely delicious.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

I was there because I wanted to buy things at the Jetjob Choo Choo Cat store in Apgujeong; I actually went from a wrong subway station in which I needed to walk back for 20 mins from Apgujeong Station to Apgujeong Rodeo Station. Apgujeong Rodeo Street sells mostly high end brand name goods but I was there only for Choo... More 

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Apgujeong / Cheongdam
Aside from Sinsa / Garosugil, no other area in Seoul connotes the words “luxury” and “fancy” like Apgujeong and Cheongdam. Global luxury brands have set up their flagship stores here, catering to the neighbourhood's mostly affluent residents. It’s also one of the top areas in Korea (some say the world) for cosmetic surgery, attracting hundreds of thousands each year for a little nip or tuck. The other parts of Apgujeong and Cheongdam are mostly lavish residential buildings for some of Seoul’s most affluent alongside extravagant restaurants, bars, spas, and other spots for indulgence. And Cheongdam has long been a bastion for flashy clubs and parties, though in recent years, Itaewon has emerged as a strong challenger to those claims.
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