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Those of you who travelled Seoul multiple times might have heard of Sinsadong Garosugil.
Sinsadong Garosugil is located near Seoul Metro Line 3 Sinsa Station Exit 8.
The entire boulevard is full of cute coffee shops, restaurants and designer's boutiques.
In this post, I would like to introduce you the places worth visiting in Sinsadong Garosugil.
Sinsadong Garosugil Address: 3 minutes walk from Sinsa station
Sinsadong Garosugil：1. LINE Friends Store
Address：서울 강남구 도산대로13길 27
LINE FRIENDS STORE, which is a must-visit place in South Korea, also has a flagship store in Sinsadong Garosugil. The store has a large square feet area and you can find thousands of cute Line Friends products.
In the Sinsa LINE Friends Store, there are giant LINE Friends figures and photo zones for tourists to take photos. You can also pick up the dolls on the shelves and take selfies.
In every LINE Friends Store flagship store in Seoul, you can find different products. If you have already visited the LINE Friends Store in Hongdae and Itaewon, you may want to check out the Garosugil store too.
On the ground floor of the LINE Friends Store in Sinsadong, there is also a LINE café. When you are tired of walking in Garosugil area, quickly stop by at this adorable cafe and take a sip of fresh coffee.
Sinsadong Garosugil：2. CHERRY KOKO
Address：서울특별시 강남구 도산대로13길 31-3
Everyone should know Sinsadong is a famous shopping haven for fashionistas. There are many boutiques that are full of inspirations. Although the overall price range is a bit higher than that of Hongdae, Sinsadong boutiques have better quality garments with unique designs.
In addition to many well-known brand stores, many boutique stores, as well as known SPA brands, can be found. Don't miss out your opportunity to shop till drop!
CHERRY KOKO is a well-known women's fashion brand in Korea. They release new products every season, which almost instantly go on viral. This brand is always very popular among Korean women. They also have a store in Sinsadong! Although the store isn't large, you can check out the most popular styles of the season in Korea.
Korean winter sweaters are a bit hard to buy in late winter, but it's not too late! You can also check out long down jacket that covers most of your body to defeat the Korean winter.
CHERRY KOKO at Sinsadong Garosugil is always full of fresh styles.
The CHERRY KOKO store in Sinsadong Garosugil also offers formal attires too. Find your best style at CHERRY KOKO when you have a chance to visit Sinsadong.
Sinsadong Garosugil：3. around the corner
Address：서울특별시 강남구 압구정로12길 24
"Around the corner" in Sinsadong Garosugil is a large-scale select shop. You can buy all the things you want in one place both for men and women. If you want to buy Korean street fashion items, do not miss out the opportunity on this boutique.
This select shop offers an extensive collection of clothes, shoes, hats, accessories and even cosmetics. Many Korean products are sold at a reasonable price, and you can check out the favorite style of Korean youngsters by just browsing the store.
Sinsadong Garosugil "Around the Corner" select shop offers unique clothing. Some are expensive and others are not. If you are lucky, you might be able to take advantage of seasonal discounts.
Via@around the ground
The fashion trend of F/W of 2018 is a boxy fit wool coat and a fuzzy jacket. Check out these designs!
Via@around the ground
To conclude, the price of Around the Corner Item is a bit tricky. Some of you might think it's too expensive or cheap depending on the product you are looking at. One thing for sure, this place will not be as cheap as the underground shopping malls. If you are looking for a good men's wear in Korea, Sinsadong Around the Corner could be a great choice.
Sinsadong Garosugil：4. Rated-R／N19
Address：서울시 강남구 신사동 535-25
This adult sex shop in Sinsadong Garosugil will make your eyes wide open. Please remember to bring your passport to enter the shop (underage guests cannot enter the store).
Unlike other ordinary sex shops, N19 is set up like a cute coffee shop. The second floor full of adult products, and the third floor is for women's sex toys. The fourth floor is for men. And (gasp) the fifth floor is for BDSM (!!).
The "Rated R" signs of Sinsadong N19 creates a witty vibe. There are also many windows in the store, and it hardly feels like a sex shop.
You can request for packaging and delivery at the checkout. Don't get shy! Since you have come to Sinsadong Garosugil, no one will recognize you.
The above is a list of the places worth visiting in Sinsadong Garosugil. Visit these stores in the afternoon. You can also take a walk around Sinsadong Garosugil and feel the trendiest street of South Korea.
I will see you again in the next post!