2015년 11월 3일 화요일

Seoul - JS House Neighborhood

JS House is located between Sejeol Station and Eungam Station of subway Line 6. It takes around 5-10 minutes from the stations. If any questions, please feel free to contact me by my e-mail (joongsukkim@gmail.com).














 

 
1. Bulgwangcheon (stream)

Bulgwangcheon begins from Bukhan Mountain but it is covered up with concrete road.From 2000, it had been redeveloped from Eungam Station to Han River via World Cup Park. Waster water flows through separate gully drain.




Water falls short of the quantity and thus it is replenished with underground water.
From Eungam Station, everybody can reach to Han River on foot or by bike and can borrower a bike near Eungam Station (fare KRW1,000 per an hour).

 
 

As the water come to be clean and natures are restored, fish and birds such as mallad, heron, duck, etc. are returned.
 
 


Especially the sides of the stream are full of cherry blossom in Spring.



There are lots of flowers along the stream from spring to autumn.


 
 
 
 
 
 
 



People who walk or take bikes along the stream are seen much. In the evening, people can watch the musical fountain and light show.  In addition, special events are held in stage of thestream.





2. Transportation
    - Subway Line 6
      JS House is located between Sejeol Station and Eungam Station of subway Line 6.

 
    - Airport Limousine Bus: Incheon Airport

 
    - Bus
      a. 702A, 702B: Dongnimmun Gate, Lotte Department Store, Namdaemun Market,
                                Seoul Main Station
      b. 7012, 7022: Gyeongbokgung Palace
      c. 753, 571: World Cup park


3. Market
    - Sambu Market
       It is a big grocery market that sells food, fruits, meat, vegetables, etc. It takes around 3 minutes from the JS House.

    - Emart
       It is eight stroied merchandise mart. You can get tax refund for above KRW30,000.


 
 
    - Daerim Traditional Market
       Nearby JS House, there is Daerim Market, a traditional market.











4. Food


 
5. Bidansan (hill)
    There is a hill named as Bidansan (meaning of silk hill) with small park. In the viewpoint of the hill, you can see the mountains such as Bukhansan, Gwanaksan, and Cheonggyesan, Yeoido Island, Namsan,etc.