Ipobo Convenience Store [이포보편의점]

Business Proposal (2022)

After their meal, Kang Tae-mu (Ahn Hyo-seop) and Shin Ha-ri (Kim Se-jong) follows Chairman Kang (Lee Deok-hwa) to this roadside eatery that sells steamed red bean buns (팥 찐빵) in episode 3 of Business Proposal/A Business Proposal/Sanaematsun (사내맞선) (SBS/Netflix, 2022). It is here that the Chairman discovers Ha-ri’s tickets for a concert, and ensures that Tae-mu and Ha-ri both attend it together.

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Ipobo Convenience Store [이포보편의점] is located in the village of Oepyeong [Oepyeong-ri/외평리] in Yeoju’s Geumsa Township [Geumsa-myeon/금사면].

This store is named after Ipobo, a weir for the Namhangang River selected as “the most beautiful weir in the country” and the “symbol of Yeoju“. Its unique egg-like structures are said to be ones “placed on the wings of an egret, symbolizing the birth and flight of life“. There are also facilities like an underwater plaza and observatory [이포보전망대] that are built around the weir.

48 Geumsa-ro, Geumsa-myeon, Yeoju-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
경기도 여주시 금사면 금사로 48
(금사면 외평리 59-7)
Geolocation: 37.405143, 127.535932

— submitted by Mich & Marion KDL

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