Myeongdong Shopping Streets [명동쇼핑거리]

My First First Love (2019); Hotel del Luna (2019); Devilish Joy (2018); Queen In-Hyun's Man (2012)

Myeongdong 8-gil [명동8길]

Seo Do-hyun (Jung Jin-young) and Han Song-yi (Jung Chae-yeon) walk down this street while on a date in episode 9 of My First First Love/Because It’s My First Love (첫사랑은 처음이라서) (Netflix, 2019), and stop in front of a food cart just opposite H&M to buy egg bread.

Joo Gi-bbeum (Song Ha-yoon) and Gong Ma-sung (Choi Jin-hyuk) walk through this street on their date in episode 15 of Devilish Joy (마성의 기쁨) (MBN/Dramax, 2018).

In a flashback, Han Dong-min (Kim Jin-woo) publicly reveals Choi Hee-jin (Yoo In-na) as his girlfriend in front of then-M Plaza (now Forever 21/6ixty8ight), located on this street in episode 9 of Queen In-Hyun’s Man (인현왕후의 남자) (tvN, 2012).

Also as seen in episode 1 of Hotel Del Luna (호텔 델루나) (tvN, 2019).

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Myeongdong Shopping Streets [명동쇼핑거리] are a major hub to go shopping for clothes and beauty products in Seoul. These streets take up the major part of Seoul’s neighborhood Myeongdong 2(i)-ga [명동2가] in the Jung District [Jung-gu/중구]. The shops seen in Devilish Joy are Aritaum, Nature Republic and JC Jayjun, among others.

Geolocation: 37.562353, 126.984801

— submitted by Marion and Mich KDL
— Photos taken by © Mich KDL, November 2017 & May 2018

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