Dongseongno is the busiest shopping street in Daegu, full of the lively spirit of youth throughout the year. On the street, there are luxurious department stores, shopping malls and many brand name shops for garments and sporting goods. A variety of cultural spaces, bookstores, movie theaters, and performance halls are lined up along the street.
Bongsan Culture Street
Bongsan Culture Street is like Insa-dong in Seoul. You can have a look at the works of Daegu"s artists all year round.
Jongno is a thoroughfare in central Daegu connecting Yeongnam Jeilgwan to Pojungmun. From the end of the Joseon Dynasty overseas Chinese started to settle down this area. Once it was full of furniture stores, but now tradional tea rooms, ceramic and antique shops are gathered around this area.
It is a traditional market which has culture and art. The famous singer Kim Kwang-suk is from this area along the "Kim Kwang-suk Road’ there are his image and song"s lyric murals. People could sympathized their old memory and appreciated unique murals. The nearby this area there is a village enterprise ‘Art Factory Cheongchun’ and an artist studio. You could experience various cultures and arts related with his.
• Experience : needlework , doll, feltcraft, cartoon, illustrate, hand-printing etc.
Hand-made shoes Alley
The hand-made shoes of everything, hand-made shoe alley , where you can customize your own shoes with low price.
Daegu Alleyway Tour
Visitors can take a Daegu Alleyway Tour that shows live modern cultural heritage with the guidance of a cultural specialist.
• Every Saturday (5 Courses) 10:00~12:00
• Every third Thursday (Foodie Tour) 10:00~12:00
• Every third Friday (Night View Tour) 19:00~21:00
Great Yeongnam Road
The Great Yeongnam Road, or Yeongnamdaero, was one of the principal roads of Korea during the Joseon Dynasty. Now it is a small alley lined with mills and herbal medicine shops in Yangnyeongsi area.
It is a created mural alley which is opposite the Bangcheon Market in the vicinity of Samduk-dong community center. There are dotted beautiful murals, village gukak center Magojae and Bitsal art museum which made from remodeled Japanese house and so on.