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Cheongnyangni Station (청량리역) Line 1 – Station #124, Gyeongui-Jungang Line – Station #K117

Should you ever find yourself sick of the new Seoul, of the gentrifying Seoul, of the Zara-wearing, cream pasta-slurping, Kakao-tapping, latte-sipping, craft beer-tippling bourgeois masses, well, Cheongnyangni has your cure.  This may be the least trendy neighborhood in the city.  It’s no hyperbole to say that 80% of the people here are over 50.  Nobody’s…

Hong Kong Sub→urban

Oh my god!  We’re big brothers!  Seoul Sub→urban is happy to announce that we now have a sister blog in Hong Kong.  Started by Jung Im and Lee Mordell, Hong Kong Sub→urban is now doing the same thing we’ve been doing here: using the Hong Kong MTR to explore one of the world’s most fascinating cities.…

SEOUL Magazine & Korea.net

Hi guys, just a couple quick announcements to make.  First of all, we’re sad to say that our column in SEOUL magazine has come to an end.  The mag recently underwent one of its periodic redesigns and content shakeups, and the editorial staff decided that, after close to five years, it was time to bring the Seoul Sub→urban…