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Cherry Blossom Trip to Korea – Day2


Date: 19th Apr 2015 (Sunday)


Jagalchi Market → PIFF Square → Gukje Market

(1) Jagalchi Market (자갈치시장) [札嘎其水产巿场]
Korea’s largest seafood market
Operating Hours: 08:00 ~ 22:00
Closed: First and third Tuesday of every month.

Transportation/Direction: subway
Jagalchi Station (Busan subway line 1), Exit 10.
Turn right onto Jagalchi 3(sam)-gil Street.
Walk for 5min, turn left to arrive at Jagalchi Market.

(2) PIFF (Pusan International Film Festival) Square
Busan’s modern movie district. Opposite to Jagalchi Market. There are many street foods stalls found here.

Transportation/Direction: subway
Jagalchi Station, Line 1, Exit 7,
5min walk from the station (Walk straight and turn left)

(3) Gukje Market (国际市场)
The largest traditional market in Busan. Countless second-hand, domestic and imported goods can be found here.
Operating Hours: 09:00 ~ 20:00
Closed: First and third Sundays every month.

Transportation/Direction: subway
Get off at Jagalchi Station (Busan Subway Line 1), Exit 7.

Online emap:
Url: eMap link
Select Find Routes tab, input the destination (purple) and click Search button. Click into Result of landmark search.

Location map for Jagalchi Market, PIFF Square, & Gukje Market.

Due to bad weather, we have to cancel most of our plan.

~*~ PHOTOS ~*~

Subway heading to Jagalchi Station

Jagalchi Market

Having seafood steamboat in Jagalchi Market

Seafood steamboat

Sides dishes

PIFF (Pusan International Film Festival) Square

Handprints along PIFF Square

PIFF Square street view

PIFF Square street view – Flowers along the streets

Seed hotteok(씨앗호떡) – a must eat street food

Bad weather spoiled our mood. Hence, we heading back to homestay apartment and with help of our friendly house owner called for kyochon chicken delivery as our dinner. The delivery included 2 big poster of Lee Ming Ho. To be honest, kyochon chicken did not suit my taste at all.

More Day2 photos in my flickr album: Link to Flickr photos


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