Didier Dubot [디디에두보 AK수원점]
Cha Eun-ho (Lee Jong-suk) shops here for a necklace in episode 9 of Romance is a Bonus Book/Romance is a Supplement/How To Publish Love (로맨스는 별책부록) (tvN, 2019) and is spotted by Kang Dan-i (Lee Na-young). He calls her over and has her try on the necklace for him.
Takumi [AK 플라자 수원 타쿠미] (B1층, closed)
Lee Hyun-Soo (Seo Hyun-Jin) comes to eat on her own at this restaurant in episode 1 of Temperature of Love (사랑의 온도/愛情的溫度) (SBS, 2017).
The AK Town Suwon [The AK Town 수원], which opened in 2003, is a shopping center that is part of the South Korean AK Plaza department store franchise — here, AK stands for Aekyung Industrial Co. Ltd., its owner. This mall — one of 5 AK branches across South Korea, with its flagship store located in Guro [구로본점] — shares its building with Suwon Station, in Suwon’s neighborhood Maesan [Maesan-no 1(il)ga/매산로1가] —part of its administrative neighborhood Maesan [Maesan-dong/매산동]— in the Paldal District [Paldal-gu/팔달구].
This branch of jewelry store Didier Dubot — one of the sponsors of Romance Is A Bonus Book — opened shop in this mall in 2014 on Floor 2. Fun fact: As of 2019, Lee Na-young is one of the faces of the brand. Since the filming of Temperature of Love, Takumi’s branch has closed doors at this location.
924 Deokyang-daero, Maesan-no 1(il)-ga, Paldal-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
경기도 수원시 팔달구 덕영대로 924
Geolocation of AK Plaza: 37.265512, 127.000422
Suwon Station [수원역], Gyeongbu HSR/Seoul Subway Line 1/Bundang Line, Exit 1
(Direct access to mall)
— submitted by Mich KDL