• Haein Kim

#REVIVAL Itaewon & Garosugil Make Way For Apgujeong & Seoul Forest

Season change, 'hot places' too


Korean taste is ever changing. As ratchet 'Itaewon' sings its swan songs admits the pandemic two new neighborhoods are becoming known as the 'it place' to be. One is Seoul forest pictured above. The quaint park located in Seong Su is perfect when in the mood for a greener change of landscape. Another is ApguJeong. Apgujeong is definitely a revival more than a new addition as it was known as the original hot place from the early 90's to mid 2000's. pictured below. Due to raising rent prices business' are getting priced out of neighborhoods like the prestigious Garosu, and in their stead boring franchises come in hurting the locale as a whole. The business' that leave are going to neighborhoods like Apgujeong and patrons are following suit.