Cheongju Suamgol Mural Village [수암골 벽화마을]

Take Care of Us, Captain (2012); Glory Jane (2011); Baker King Kim Tak Goo (2010); Cain and Abel (2009)

Palbong Bakery (팔봉제빵점), run by master baker Pal-bong (Jang Hang-Seon) in King of Baking, Kim Tak Goo/Gu /Baker King, Kim Tak Goo/ Bread, Love and Dreams (제빵왕 김탁구) (KBS2, 2010), is located here. This is where Kim Tak-goo (Yoon Si-yoon) and Goo Ma-joon (Joo Won) train as baking apprentices.

This is where ‘Glory Noodle Shop’ (영광이네) and ‘Fullmoon Coffee & Tea’ (풀문) are located in Glory Jane (영광의 재인) (SBS, 2009).

Lee Cho-in (So Ji-sub) and Oh Young-ji (Han Ji-min) decide to start afresh here in this village, as seen in episode 9 of Cain and Abel (카인과 아벨) (SBS, 2009).

Also seen in Take Care of Us, Captain (부탁해요 캡틴) (SBS, 2012).

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Suamgol Mural Village [수암골 벽화마을]  is located in the city of Cheongju [청주시], in its neighborhood Su-dong [수동], Sangdang District [Sangdang-gu/상당구] — around 2.5 hours south of Seoul by public transport. Since the end of each series’ filming, ‘Glory Noodle Shop’, ‘Fullmoon’ and ‘Palbong Bakery’ have been converted into fully-functioning food and beverage outlets, and continue to be open for business till today. They are all within 1-3 mins walking distance of each other.

Address
58 Suam-ro, Su-dong, Sangdang-gu, Cheongju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea
충청북도 청주시 상당구 수암로 58
(충청북도 청주시 상당구 수동 81-12)
Geolocation: 36.647265, 127.494297

Address of Palbong Bakery (팔봉제빵점) (next to Tourist Information Booth)
57-1 Suam-ro, Su-dong, Sangdang-gu, Cheongju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea
충청북도 청주시 상당구 수암로 57-1
(충청북도 청주시 상당구 수동 81-35)
Geolocation: 36.647293, 127.494078

Address of Glory Noodle Shop (영광이네국수집)
1 Suam-ro 56beongil, Su-dong, Sangdang-gu, Cheongju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea
충청북도 청주시 상당구 수암로 43
(충청북도 청주시 상당구 수동 88-2)
Geolocation: 36.646146, 127.494210

Address of Fullmoon Coffee & Tea (풀문)
21-4 Suam-ro 36beongil, Su-dong, Sangdang-gu, Cheongju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea
충청북도 청주시 상당구 수암로36번길 21-4
(충청북도 청주시 상당구 수동 81-194)
Geolocation: 36.646293, 127.494787

Getting here
Ogeunjang Station (
오근장역), KORAIL Chungbuk Line (충북선)
(approx. 20 mins by taxi from here; 37 mins by bus)

— submitted by Marion and Mich KDL

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