Naksanseonggwakseo-gil [낙산성곽서길]

The Sound of Magic (2022); The Sound of Magic (2022); Second Husband (2021); Touch (2020); My First First Love (2019); Because This Is My First Life (2017); Shining Inheritance (2009)

Yoon Ah-yi (Choi Sung-eun) chases after her flying money note and runs up this alleyway passing parking space “12-18-24” in episode 1 of The Sound of Magic (Annarasumanara/안나라수마나라) (Netflix, 2022).

Yoon Ah-yi (Choi Sung-eun) and Na Il-deung (Hwang In-youp) run down this street when looking for Lee Eul/Ri Eul (Ji Chang-wook) in final episode 6 of The Sound of Magic (Annarasumanara/안나라수마나라) (Netflix, 2022).

Yoon Jae-min (Cha Seo-won/Lee Chang-seop) brings Bong Seon-hwa (Uhm Hyun-kyung) to this section of the Seoul Fortress Wall to “let her pent-up feelings out” in episode 40 of Second Husband (두 번째 남편/Du Beonjjae Nampyeon) (MBC, 2021).

When job-hunting and going through job advertisements in episode 2 of Touch (터치/Teochi) (Channel A, 2020), Han Soo-yeon (Kim Bo-ra) sits down on the same part of this wall where Ko Eun-seong came with her brother 11 years ago.

No. 26 – After being evicted from her house and on her way to Yoon Tae-oh’s (Ji Soo) house, Han Song-yi (Jung Chae-yeon) passes by on both sides of Café Gaeppul [개뿔] dragging her most important belongings behind her in a suit case in episode 1 of My First First Love/Because It’s My First Love (첫사랑은 처음이라서) (Netflix, 2019) until sitting down exhausted on the stairs in front of it.

No. 26 – Nam Se-Hee (Lee Min-ki) passes by Café Gaeppul [개뿔] once when running up to Naksan Park on this street to safe Yoon Ji-ho (Jung So-min) and afterwards when coming from Naksan Park; this time hand in hand with his wife in episode 9 of Because This Is My First Life/This Life Is Our First (이번 생은 처음이라) (tvN, 2017).

Ko Eun-Seong (Han Hyo-Joo) comes here with her brother Ko Eun-Woo (Yeon Jun-Suk) in episode 2 of Brilliant Legacy/Shining Inheritance (찬란한 유산) (SBS, 2009) and wants to end both of their lives in jumping down from this wall. She comes back here in episode 12, thinking of her brother that has gone missing in the meantime.

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Naksanseonggwakseo-gil [낙산성곽서길] is a central street in Seoul’s neighborhood Ihwa [Ihwa-dong/이화동] in the Jongno District [Jongno-gu/종로구] and also forms the Eastern border of Ihwa Mural Village [이화 벽화마을].

The Naksan Section Trail of Hanyangdoseong (한양도성/漢陽都城) (literally The Seoul City Wall or Fortress Wall of Seoul — also known as Hanyang City Wall) runs along this street and between teh gates Heunginijimun Gate [흥인지문/興仁之門] and Hyehwamun [혜화문/惠化門], passing via Naksan mountain. It is 2.1 km long, takes about a 1 hour walk and Café Gaeppul [개뿔], the Ihwa-dong Village Museum [이화동 마을박물관] and Naksan Park [낙산공원] lie right at this section of the wall. You can walk on both sides of the wall for a moment, but make sure to find the right path to be able to continue.

Hanyang City Wall is designated Historic Site No. 10.

Geolocation Second Husband/Brilliant Legacy: 37.578569, 127.008035

— submitted by Marion KDL; last updated 08/06/2022
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