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What people say

"Visit the world's biggest container mall. Comprised of over 200 recycled blue shipping containers this mall has turned into a local hangout spot for Seoul's youth crowd. There are 4 shopping areas: the Market Ground, the Terrace Market, the Street Market, and the Market Hall. In this area, you can find trendy apparel stores, food stalls, boutique shops, restaurants, and bars. If you're looking for indie clothing brands, exclusive designer labels, gourmet food, stationary and accessories visit this spot."
"Built from 200 shipping containers, it houses a diverse array of boutiques, eateries, and cultural events, making it a must-visit for the trendsetting shopper."
"Fashion shopping mall"

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