Sangdo Station (상도역) Line 7 – Station #739

I’d been hoping for a bit more to be going on around Sangdo, given its relative proximity to Chung-Ang University (중앙대학교), and while it wasn’t an uninteresting neighborhood, it didn’t have any of the collegiate vibrancy that I’d thought it might.  Much of the neighborhood, especially the areas outside Exits 2 and 3 was a…

Sindaebang Station (신대방역) Line 2 – Station #231

For several kilometers on the south side of the river, Line 2 jumps aboveground and traces the district borders between Yeongdeungpo-, Guro-, Dongjak-, and Gwanak-gus, before burrowing back down and continuing to the tonier eastern districts.  While it’s in view, the line runs through Sindaebang Station, perched on its platform above the Dorim Stream (도림천). …