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Exploring Noryangjin Fish Market – By: Olivia Montgomery
Exploring Noryangjin Fish Market – By: Olivia Montgomery

Noryangjin Fisheries Wholesale Market (노량진 수산시장), or Noryangjin Fish Market for short, is one of Korea’s largest seafood markets. Noryangjin Fish Market sells all sorts of seafood, from lobsters and crabs, to sea cucumbers and sea squirts. ?This market is open year-round and has been since it first opened in 1927! ?The market itself is […]

Price comparisons between different Daegu markets
Price comparisons between different Daegu markets

Ok, this is fun. At least to me, anyways. I just found a great table on Daegu city’s website that shows price comparisons for goods being sold in all of Daegu’s major street markets. There’s a lot to go through, but I’ll break it down according to where expats can buy the cheapest of stuff […]

The birdless alleys of Chilseong Market
The birdless alleys of Chilseong Market

Chilseong Market in Daegu is often alive with the clucking of chickens in some of its backstreets. But avian bird flu fears have taken siege of the poultry industry of Daegu and the rest of Korea, leaving behind nothing but quiet alleys of once vibrant markets. Photo from Maeil.