Shopping

How Do I Get To Costco From Sejong?

Costco is an American, membership-only, wholesale retail store with locations throughout Korea. Currently, the nearest location to Sejong City is in Daejeon. Costco has a wide range of products, many of which are American brands. You can [continue reading...]

Where Are The Beauty Stores In Jochiwon?

Korea has a plethora of high quality cosmetics chains that sell everything from standard cosmetics to natural ingredient-based makeup and skin care products to expensive anti-aging systems.  Korean beauty products are diverse, fairly inexpensive and [continue reading...]

Where Are The Stationery Stores In Jochiwon?

For many reasons, you may find yourself in need of a stationery store. Whether you need some writing paper, cute gifts to send home, or prizes for your students, Jochiwon is more than able to meet [continue reading...]

Where Is The Art Store In Jochiwon/Sejong?

If you are an artist, you are probably wondering where to find real, high quality art supplies in Jochiwon/Sejong. While stationery stores have a variety of simple art supplies such as watercolor paints, sketchbooks, pencils, [continue reading...]

Where Can I Shop Online? What Websites Ship To Korea?

Between the affordable prices, the over-the-top fashion, and all the freebies you’ll get just for browsing, Korea does shopping right. Online and off, shopping is easy and efficient. But maybe reading all that Hangul gives [continue reading...]

Jochiwon: What Are Good Days To Go To The Traditional Market (시장)?

The Jochiwon traditional outdoor market (조치원 시장), now called the Sejong City Traditional Market, is a great place to shop for produce, clothes, household items, seafood, traditional Korean food, and numerous other items.

Jochiwon: How Do I Get To Homeplus?

Homeplus is the big department store that combines groceries, clothes, stationery and electronics. It’s much like a Walmart or Tesco; in fact, it is a Tesco-owned company. You have several options for getting there, from walking [continue reading...]