* Date : 2016-08-04
Seoulscape Ep4 - Seoul's Markets
The place has it all ... Seoul's largest traditional market Namdaemun offers anything from clothes, ginseng, accessories and kitchenware. We take you up and down the alleys of one of the country's iconic markets.
With plenty of dishes to serve up for Chuseok, we take a trip around Seoul's traditional markets to see how people are scrambling last minute for better deals on their food to celebrate the much anticipated nationwide holiday.
Flea markets to visit in Seoul .... there is an abundant number of unique marketplaces ranging from ones run by children to those for artists to show off their work. We introduce you to some 50 flea markets to scoop up some bargain deals.
We take a tour around Pyeonghwa market known as the hub of Korea's clothes industry for half a century. From manufacturing to distribution the market managed to offer affordable prices for many years. We take a spin around the heart of Dongdaemun.
As the mercury levels rise and a whiff of spring arrives in Korea, we take a look around Seoul's flower markets with budding greens and blooming flowers which are in full demand especially for graduation season. Peter Bint takes you to experience spring in Seoul.