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Kim Gwangseok Memorial Street

2238, Dalgubeol-daero, Jung-gu, Daegu 41951, South Korea
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A little street full of surprises

If you are the type of tourists who like surprises at every corner of a short street and looking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GeorgeJorgimoto
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Singapore, Singapore
Do I have to come here?

Do I have to come here? I do not know him at all. Yes, you have to come if you wanna know of Korean... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dong L
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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average17%
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“singer” (7 reviews)
“murals” (5 reviews)
“hyde” (2 reviews)
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2238, Dalgubeol-daero, Jung-gu, Daegu 41951, South Korea
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are the type of tourists who like surprises at every corner of a short street and looking for a place to chill during a sunny afternoon, this is the place you have to go to in Daegu.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do I have to come here? I do not know him at all. Yes, you have to come if you wanna know of Korean culture. His songs still resonate all over Korea. He touched many ordinary Koreans. Even I used to sing his songs at...More

Thank Dong L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It might be a question for the foreigner why they make a street for this guy. He was a famous singer when he still alive and his hometown is Daegu (If you like the singer name’s IU, you might know him). The street art is...More

Thank Charinee J
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Kim Gwangseokgil. This was also the filming location of Hyde Jekyll, Me. These are the 2 Korean dramas I finished watching. I went there past 8:00pm. There were less people than I expected. The mode was perfect for a date but I was there solo....More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Street dedicated to Korean singing star that from what I have heard commuted suicide. Themed street has several nice displays and coffee shops. also many restaurants in the area. Nice way to spend a cool summer evening.

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

can take nice pictures enjoy Korean snack bars have good coffee walk and talk drink having fun.

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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This was a nice place to take some fun photos and have a coffee at a cute cafe. Amazing are all down the ally and it is even better at night.

Thank Gabriela T
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Kim Gwangseok was a famous Korean singer who died much too young. This street is a tribute to him. There are lots of "selfie" photo opportunities with murals lining the walls of the street. There are benches sculpted to look like guitars and many other...More

Thank karboe23
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

This street used to be just a bronze statue of Kim Gwangseok strumming away near Suseong bridge but it's been reinvented as a homage to the late singer. Tons of cafes and restaurants and artwork to admire. Great for an after dinner walk or breezy...More

Thank Esquiline
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Pretty cool street. A bunch of stores and murals. A nice spot to walk around and just enjoy the scenery. There was a musical street performer when I went. He was really good.

Thank Frank P
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