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Address: Namseongno, Jung-gu, Daegu, South Korea
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Very interesting but lingo issues

If you are vegetarian or not keen to ask around avoid. Else,do go.From wholesale ginseng to tomato wine to soaked deer antlers, keep guessing as you see strange contortions in the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2016
Tisha S
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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

If you are vegetarian or not keen to ask around avoid. Else,do go.From wholesale ginseng to tomato wine to soaked deer antlers, keep guessing as you see strange contortions in the name of roots and shoots. Very few shops have English signage but the folk are very friendly.

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

This is one of the treasures of Daegu. It is so fun to stroll along and have the scents of the oriental herbs surrounding you. There are many beautiful and historic places nearby and many cute cafes.

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Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Korean medicine is very rich in terms of history. They have a museum that will educate you on the cultural history of oriental medicine. There is a display of several species of ginseng - from the common to the most rare and expensive. Along the streets you can buy herbs and other concoctions. This is also adjacent to the underground... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Very nice area to stroll through to look at a traditional medicine market. Another world to spend about 15 minutes of your time in. The street is marked with a traditional gateway at either end. Broad and clean street with shop windows on both sides displaying medicinal products; some in beautiful glass bottles. At one end of the street, you'll... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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Reviewed 1 November 2013 via mobile

I loved skateboarding through this part of Daegu. It's very close by the downtown area. You'll find anything you could possibly need/want in this area. It smells really nice walking around this part, because of all the ginseng. If you're in Daegu, I recommend you take a stroll through here. If you get to close to Daegu station or you... More 

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