Hongik University is located in the center of Seoul, the capital of South Korea. Founded in 1946, it is a well-known comprehensive university and the most prestigious art school in Korea. Hongik University, known for its fine arts department, is full of art in the neighborhoods in front of its campus. Art lovers often display their works here, and there are many performance venues and exhibition halls, as well as unique cafes. Nowadays, the term "Hongdae" no longer refers only to a university, but includes the neighborhoods around Hongik University. If you are a hipster, if you are tired of routine public itineraries, if you want to understand the young, passionate and avant-garde side of Seoul, go to the famous Hongdae!
If you want to ask locals in Seoul where is the best place for tourists to play, the answer must be Hongdae Shopping Street~ When I came to Seoul, I didn't make a strategy. I just thought about the Buddha's food and drink. The locals told us that young people must go to Hongdae. The penultimate day in Seoul, I came to Hongdae without breakfast~ Best to come at night! This is the most intriguing and youngest place in Seoul. Street culture, internet celebrity food, and fine shops can all be found here. Here you can feel the strong youthful breath, and the whole person feels younger~