Bus Stop Bosung Girls’ Middle & High School Entrance [보성여중고입구 정류장]

My First First Love (2019); Wind-Bell (2019); Clean With Passion For Now (2018-19); Something in the Rain (2018); The Great Seducer (2018); Radio Romance (2018); Descendants of the Sun (2016)

Yoon Tae-oh (Ji Soo) and Han Song-yi (Jung Chae-yeon) pass by this bus stop on their way to school on Tae-oh’s scooter in episode 1 of My First First Love/Because It’s My First Love (첫사랑은 처음이라서) (Netflix, 2019). It is again briefly seen in episode 15, as it is right next to the staircase that Tae-oh meets Song-yi at.

Yeo Jin (Mina of AOA) wants to take a bus from here in episode 2 of web-drama Wind-Bell / Punggyeong Scenery (풍경) (Naver TV, 2018) after being upset how her meeting with Daniel went and he (Jung jin-young of B1A4) her and asks her out for dinner.

This bus that Daniel Choi (Song Jae-rim) and Gil O-sol (Kim You-jung) take back home in episode 8 of Clean With Passion For Now (일단 뜨겁게 청소하라) (JTBC, 2018-19) passes by this bus stop.

After having met the Seo siblings father, Yoon Jin-Ah (Son Ye-Jin) gets of her taxi a little further down the road from this bus stop in episode 12 of Something in the Rain/Pretty Noona Who Buys Me Food/Pretty Sister Who Treats Me to Meals (밥 잘 사주는 예쁜 누나) (JTBC, 2018).

Kwon Shi-hyun (Woo Do-hwan) throws out a guy — who molested Eun Tae-hee (Joy from Red Velvet) — from the bus at this bus stop in episode 4 of The Great Seducer/Tempted (위대한 유혹자) (MBC, 2018).

In a flashback in episode 4 and 16 of Radio Romance (라디오 로맨스) (KBS2, 2018), we see young Ji Soo-ho (Yoon Doo-joon), his best friend Woo Ji-woo (Lee Ui-woong) and Song Geu-rim (Kim So-hyun) take the bus from here, with both the boys being in awe of Geu-rim.

Yoo Si-jin (Song Joong-ki) takes a bus from here in episode 6 of Descendants of the Sun/Descended From the Sun (태양의 후예) (KBS2, 2016).

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The Bosung Girls’ Middle & High School Entrance bus stop [보성여중고입구 정류장] is an ‘art shelter’ created in 2011 and situated on Sowol-ro [소월로] just at the foot of Namsan Mountain [남산], in Seoul’s neighborhood Yongsan-dong 2(i)ga [용산동2가] in the Yongsan District [Yongsan-gu/용산구]. Carrying the number 03172, it is served by buses 402 and 405.

Taking on the form of an old television, it play off on the idea of everyday dramas when the people waiting at the bus stop appear as actors in a TV show.

Address
1-1144 Yongsan 2(i)ga-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
서울 용산구 용산동2가 1-1144
Geolocation: 37.546261, 126.985613

— submitted by Marion KDL
— Photo taken by © Mich KDL, September 2019

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Bus Stop No. 03172