Gwangan Bridge [광안대교]

Sisyphus: The Myth (2021); Fates and Furies (2018-19); Let's Eat 3 (2018); Untouchable (2017-18); Just Between Lovers (2017-18); Bride of the Water God (2017)

Kang Seo-hae (Park Shin-hye) takes a taxi that crosses this bridge in episode 3 of Sisyphus: The Myth (시지프스: the myth) (JTBC, 2021).

Goo Hae-ra (Lee Min-jung) is paid to show an Italian business man around Busan and she brings him here in episode 1 of Fates & Furies/Fates and Furies (운명과 분노) (SBS, 2018-19). In episode 2, she is invited to a high society party thrown by Tae In-joon (Joo Sang-wook) and Jin Tae-o (Lee Ki-woo) to celebrate a business deal between their two companies and when Hae-ra saves the party by singing a song, another business man takes notice of her and tells her that he’d fulfill her a wish and she promptly asks him to see this bridge from the sky. And off she takes with In-joon on her side in a helicopter. In episode 4, both of them have a fall out at the feet of this bridge.

Also seen in Let’s Eat 3 (식샤를 합시다 3) (tvN, 2018); Untouchable (언터처블) (JTBC, 2017-18); Just Between Lovers/Rain or Shine (그냥 사랑하는 사이) (JTBC, 2017-18), Bride of the Water God 2017/The Bride of Habaek (하백의 신부 2017) (tvN, 2017).

MOVIES FILMED HERE

— Black Panther (블랙팬서) (USA) (2018)
Will You Be There? (당신, 거기 있어줄래요?) (2016)
Mood of the Day (그날의 분위기) (2016)
Haeundae/Tidal Wave (해운대) (2009)

TVC filmed here

Feel the Rhythm of KOREA: BUSAN (2020) for ‘Imagine your Korea’ by the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO).

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Gwangandaegyo [광안대교], that translates to Gwangan Bridge or Diamond Bridge, is counted as Busan’s landmark opened in 2003. Spanning a little over 7 kilometers, it is South Korea’s second longest bridge after Incheon Bridge. It can be seen clearly from Gwangalli Beach Busan [광안리해수욕장] and is an attraction especially at night when it is illuminated.

The bridge stretches across Busan’s neighborhoods Millak [Millak-dong/민락동] and Namcheon [Namcheon-dong/남천동], both located in the Suyeong District [Suyeong-gu/수영구].

Geolocation: 35.147761, 129.130370

Geolocations

Fates and Furies, episode 1: 35.143884, 129.117661
Fates and Furies, episode 4: 35.156345, 129.141179

— submitted by Marion KDL

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