Seongsan Bridge [성산대교]

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After leaving the assembly hearing in Cha Hyun’s (Lee Da-hee) car, Bae Ta-mi (Im Soo-jung) asks to be dropped off just in front of this bridge — despite it being a highway — in episode 1 of Search: WWW/Type in Search Word: WWW (검색어를 입력하세요: WWW) (tvN, 2019).

Kim Hae-il (Kim Nam-gil) meets up at this bridge with a former colleague from his National Secret Service times in episode 5 of The Fiery Priest/Hot Blooded Priest (열혈사제) (SBS, 2019).

This bridge is featured in the opening scenes of episode 1 of Touch Your Heart/Reach of Sincerity (진심이 닿다) (tvN, 2019).

After the specialized squid restaurant where Kwon Jin-kook (Lee Ji-hoon) wants to take Yoon Sang-A (Go Won-hee) on their date is closed that day, she brings him to the 7-Eleven that sits on the feet of this bridge to eat squid ramyun in episode 27 of Your House Helper (당신의 하우스헬퍼) (KBS2, 2018). Jin-kook finally confesses his feelings but it is still not the proposal Sang-a is waiting for. They are back here on a real date in episode 30.

In episode 1 of Jugglers (저글러스) (KBS2, 2017-2018), Jwa Yun-i (Baek Jin-hee) has a date here with her ex-boyfriend Lee Kyung-joon (Sung Joon) and was interrupted by a phone call from her boss.

Desperate Seo Tae-soo (Cheon Ho-jin), Seo Ji-an’s (Shin Hye-sun) father, sits at the foot of this bridge, drinking soju, in episode 6 of My Golden Life (황금빛 내 인생) (KBS2, 2017).

Gods Moo Ra (Krystal) and Bi Ryum (Gong Myung) make a halt here in episode 8 of Bride of the Water God 2017/The Bride of Habaek (하백의 신부 2017) (tvN, 2017), and Bi-Ryum gets a call concerning Hoo Ye (Lim Ju-hwan).

Kim Sun-jae (Yoon Hyun-min) comes here in episode 14 of Tunnel (터널) (OCN, 2017), distraught at the thought that the killer was among them this whole time, and was even someone he looked up to greatly. This agony made him pound his fist into a bloodied pulp on the tarmac.

In episode 4 of Night Light (불야성) (MBC, 2016) Seo Yi-kyung (Lee Yo-won) and Lee Se-jin (Uee) go here to talk.

Ahn Dan-tae (Namgoong Min), on the other hand, comes here alone to think things over in episode 9 of Beautiful Gong Shim (미녀 공심이) (SBS, 2016).

Jung Joon-hyung (Nam Joo-hyuk) meets up here with his ex-girlfriend Song Shi-ho (Kyung Soo-jin) in episode 3 of Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo (역도요정 김복주) (MBC, 2016-17). In episode 10, he meets up here with his brother Jung Jae-Yi (Lee Jae-Yoon) to have a heart to heart talk.

In proximity of the feet of this bridge is Bang Myeong-soo’s (Byun Yo-han) and Kim Soo-jin’s (Song Ji-hyo) secret place where they regularly go in xx for heart-to-heart talks in Ex-Girlfriends’ Club/Ex-Girlfriend Club (구여친클럽) (tvN, 2015), as seen, for instance, in episode 6. It is also here that Myeong-soo confesses his love to Soo-jin and they kiss at the very end of episode 12.

Kim Hyun-soo (Yoon Hyun-min) and Jung Shi-hyun (Jung Kyoung-ho) meet up underneath this bridge in episode 1 of Heartless City/Cruel City (무정도시) (JTBC, 2013) and Hyun-soo tells his partner that ‘Halibut Hyungnim’ was arrested and they need to find a solution.

Cha Dong-joo (Kim Jae-won) parks his car close to this bridge at night and listens to Beethoven’s 2nd symphony in episode 14 of Can You Hear My Heart (내 마음이 들리니) (MBC, 2011).

Seon Woo-hwan (Lee Seung-gi) consoles Yu Seung-mi (Moon Chae-won) here in episode 9 of Brilliant Legacy/Shining Inheritance (찬란한 유산) (SBS, 2009) after she had a fight with her mother.

When Na In-jung (Lee Yo-won) breaks up with (married) Lee Su-hwan (Kim Sung-su) in episode 1 of Bad Love/Cruel Love (Motdoen Sarang/못된 사랑) (KBS2, 2007), she comes to the feet of this bridge; completely drained. Kang Yong-ki (Kwon Sang-woo), who had followed her, tries to cheer her up.

Choi Seung-hee (Kim Rae-won) proposes to Kim Bok-shil (Jung Ryeo-won) at the feet of this bridge in final episode 16 of Which Star Are You From/What Star Did You Come From?/Which Planet Are You From? (넌 어느 별에서 왔니) (MBC, 2006).

Kang Seung-jae (Yoon Kye-sang) and Choi Soo-ji (Kim Min-hee) also come here to talk in episode 10 of She Is Nineteen/My Sister-in-Law is 19/My 19 Year Old Sister-in-Law (형수님은 열아홉) (SBS, 2004). She asks him why he loves Han Yoo-Min (Jung Da Bin) so much. Later-on, he has also a heart to heart talk with his brother Kang Min-Jae (Kim Jae-Won) here about his first love — Yoo Min. Afterwards they both play basketball on a field just next to the bridge. In episode 11, Seung-Jae and Soo-ji come back here for a picnic on their date.

Also seen in Rosy Lovers (장미빛 연인들) (MBC, 2014-15, episode 3); High School-Love On/Hi! School: Love On (하이스쿨 – 러브온)(KBS2, 2014, episode 1); Wang’s Family/King’s Family/The Wang Family (Wanggane Siggudeul/왕가네 식구들) (KBS2, 2013-14, episode 37); Rooftop Prince/Attic Prince (옥탑방 왕세자) (SBS, 2012).

CF filmed here

Oreo Korea CF with WINNER — featured in the background of Kang Seung-yoon’s scene (24.10.2018)
Samsung Anycall Bodyguard CF with Kim Bum and Kim So-eun (as So Yi-jeong and Chu Ga-eul) (2009) (behind-the-scenes video)

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Seongsan Bridge [성산대교/城山大橋], commenced in April 1977 and completed in June 1980, is one of the 27 bridges that cross the Han River in Seoul. This 1,410 m long truss bridge with half-moon structures on both sides of the bridge, is the 12th bridge built crossing this river and was built in the same time as Seongsan-ro. This 27m wide, 6-lane bridge is part of of National Highway No. 1 and National Highway No. 48 and connects Seoul’s neighborhoods Mangwon [Mangwon-dong/망원동] in the Mapo District [Mapo-gu/마포구] and Yangpyeong-dong [양평제2동] in the Yeongdeungpo District [Yeongdeungpo-gu/영등포구].

All of the K-Dramaland scenes take place at Mangwon Hangang Park [망원한강공원], on the North side of the Han River.

Geolocation: 37.555922, 126.893241

Getting here
Mangwon Station [망원역], Seoul Subway Line 6, Exit 2
(Prepare for a little walk)

— submitted by Marion KDL
Wang’s Family, Jugglers,Tunnel, My Brilliant Life, Oreo CF, Anycall CF, Touch Your Heart, Search: WWW added by Mich KDL

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