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.…