In this alley, it is also possible to appreciate the look of traditional Korean houses in harmony with Chinese or Japanese architectural styles. This area has become a very popular place for young people to enjoy fine restaurants.
Banwoldang Station at exit four, Jungang-ro Station at exit one
In front of the Jungang Cinema : 518,704,706,909, Donggu1-1
Across from the Jungang Cinema : 106,518
In front of Hanabank : 349,401,650,730
Across from the Jeil Cinema : Express2, 106,202, 349,401,410-1,503,650,730
Jeil Cinema : Express1, 202-1,410,503,704,706
The reason why these alleys have been attracting people’s attention is that the modern historic sites around Gyesan-dong have been introduced to the public.
There are poet, Lee Sangwha’s old house at the end of the alley as well as the former houses of Lee Sangjeong (an independence fighter) and Seo Sangtaek (The advocate of National Debt Repayment Movement), and others.
Banwoldang Station at exit 14,15 and 16
Across from the Maeil Newspaper : 420-1
Across from the Jeil Cinema : Express2, 106, 202, 349, 401, 410-1, 503, 650, 730
Jeil Cinema : Express2, 202-1, 410, 503, 704, 706
In front of the Donga Shopping : 305, 405, 414, 509, 609, 909, Bukgu2
Across from the Donga Shopping : 305, 405, 414-1, 509, 609, 840
Hand-made Shoe Street/Motorbike Street
Very different from the motorbike alley, which was quite recently established after covering the stream in the 1960s, the shoe alley is a very old road, which was called ‘Miljeongeori’.
People used to sell their horses after unloading or delivering goods in the road connected to ‘the alleys outside the fortress. This road played an import role in traditional transportation of goods to the area.
The chemicals road starts from the Dongsan police station and stretches to the Jungbu Police Station along the Gyeongsang Gamyeongro road. There have been frequent fires due to the chemical elements retailers settling down in a row of around 300m around Seomunro area from a long time ago. Being called Honmachi, this area was the most popular place for the pleasure-seeking people along with Hyangchon-dong.
Across from the Textile Hall : 323, 600, 609,651, Donggu2, Bukgu3
In front of the Textile Hall : Express1, Express3, 156, 309, 323-1, 400, 420-1, 427, 508, 521, 600, 609, 623, 651, 724, 840, 909, 939, Donggu2, Bukgu3
In front of the MMC, Across from the MMC : 323, 400-1, 427, 939, Bukgu3 / 323-1, 400, 427, Donggu2, Bukgu3
In front of the Kwak's Hospital : 156, 309, 425, 521, 724, Donggu2 / Express1, Express3, 508, 600, 623
Across from the Kwak's Hospital : Express1, Express3, 156, 309, 425, 508, 521, 600, 623, 724, 909, 939
Warm sunshine and rascal spring breeze would tickle your chick.
It seems like everything in spring makes you want to go on a trip.
But you should be careful, because seasonal change can make level of immunity bound to drop when temperatures between day and night are significantly different.
Many people get cold or allergy from the trips at the change of seasons.
Let me introduce some ways so you can’t ruin your fun and health!
Clothes for outdoors!
As temperatures between day and night are different, do not forget to take overcoat!
Moderate alcohol consumption and moderate amounts of fluids!
One of the most important factors in taking a trip is trying the famous food of the region. And alcohol may take place too. But too much drinking would ruin the trip. Also, excessive alcohol drinking can lower the level of immunity by dehydration.
If you have a lot of outdoor activities, drink enough amount of water to avoid skin diseases and/orasthma by yellow dust.
Pieces of advice for those who feel unwell!
For those who are already suffering from colds or allergies, see doctor prior to trip. When traveling, consume some fruit and/or vitamin supplements. Taking enough sleep to minimize fatigability is important too.
Spring day has come to make you excited and the weather is getting warmer.
It is ashamed you don’t go out on a picnic with this glittering sunshine.
Well, thanks to the hauntingly beautiful season, Daegu city provides plenty of events you all will love.
Now let’s see what Daegu has been prepared for us!
Palgongsan Cherry Blossom Festival
In Palgongsan, you can participate and enjoy the various games and foods prepared along together with watching the cherry blossoms unfolded each side of the road. The road called ‘Olle road’ has become famous for not only families on a picnic but couples on a date too.
Bus: 403, 939, 849-1, 604, 849
From Daegongwon Subway Station gate5, take 849-1 or 939
Date: April 15-19
1330tt call center: +82-53-1330 for more info: +82-53-1330
Venue: fountain square Dong Hwa district Palgongsan
Biseulsan Azalea Festival
Are you ready to be blown away? Biseulsan is going to show you the gorgeous view of entirely red mountain dyed by Azalea flowers. The main events are reciting contest of azalea poems, a drum dance performance, a climbing contest and Korean folk games. You can also appreciate the Buddhism culture at the traditional temples of Yugasa, Sojaesa, and Yongyeongsa in the mountain.
Dates: April 28~ May 6 Venue: Biseulsan crest and whole area of natural recreation forest
DAHOS 2012 is the big EXPO for the construction industries. It gives the exposition showcased the latest equipment, products, services and technologies. If interested, register online. (http://www.dahos.or.kr/d_kor/) It’s free! But, you need to get a Korean friend to translate for you as it doesn’t have an English website.
Date: April 5(Thu) ~ April 9(Mon) / 5days
Venue: EXCO DAEGU (Daegu Exhibition Convention Center, #1676 Sangyeok-dong, Buk-gu, Daegu 대구 북구 산격동 1676)
Tour Expo Daegu Gyeongbuk
Daegu Gyeongbuk Tour Expo gives you huge opportunities with about 220 exhibitors, which is constituted with Domestic/Overseas Publicity Pavilions, Specialty Product Marketing Pavilion, and Traditional Costumes Experiencing Pavilion in different peculiarity every year to provide a cool chance for experiencing diversified tourism culture of the world.
Daegu city hosts 2012 Daegu international Marathon after 2011. It must be honored to host two meaningful international events in a row. Daegu city is gladly willing to become a cornerstone to invigorate marathon and promote health in people.
Date and time: April 8(Sun), 08:00 A.M
Venue: Gukchaebosang Memorial Park, Daegu (42 Dongin-dong-2-ga, Jung-gu, Daegu 대구 중구 동인동2가 42)