Bukchon Kalguksu ArtSonje Center
wall candy alongside noodle queen / while to the right is / 733 8945 /
on the corner. The one-way street adjacent is filled with street snacks like tteokbokki and oden, plus darling custom stationery and letterpress studio a few steps along on the left. Retrace to ArtSonje and turn right, over and down the small hill to
at the three-way crossroad. A few minutes walk left takes you to the entrance of historic village
and up the gift shop and gallery-lined street you’ll spy ceramic collections by local artists at Retrace all the way to the main road facing the Palace and spin right. On your right is
which adjoins smarty-pants with gorgey chocs and pastries. Exit right, and the road splits in two − take the right fork onto Samcheong-ro. Beyond the police station are clusters of boutiques that just scream the need for original design, having chosen to copy rather than create. 50m on you’ll find trad jeweller and next to Woori Bank ATM is mad-hatter on Famished? Carry on past the lush homegrown botanical cosmetics of and popstar makeup at and opp. the Korean Banking Institute is
or further up at the three-way junction is porky barbecue All done? Double back towards Lyanature for some live jazz at or sweeties can dig homemade dessert at tucked behind mussels resto on the main drag.