Gwangjin-gu

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Gwangjin-gu
Destrict
광진구 · 廣津區
Konkuk University
Location o Gwangjin-gu in Seoul
Kintra South Korea
Region Sudogwon
Special Ceety Seoul
Admeenistrative dong 15
Area
 • Total 23.92 km2 (9.24 sq mi)
Population (2010[1])
 • Total 368,021
 • Density 15,000/km2 (40,000/sq mi)
Time zone Korea Staundart Time (UTC+9)
Website Gwangjin-gu official website

Gwangjin-gu is ane o the 25 wairds (gu) o Seoul, Sooth Korea. It is locatit on the north side o the Han River. It wis creatit frae neebourin Seongdong-gu in 1995.

Gwangjin-gu is hame tae Konkuk University an Sejong University.

The Konkuk University aurie is a popular nichtlife destination featurin dozens o restaurants, bars, DVD rooms, an puil hooses caterin tae a maistly younger croud, hintle like the auries o Sinchon an Hongdae. The aurie is a burgeonin shoppin destrict wi several boutiques croppin up athin the newly designatit Rodeo Street an the openin o the Star City maw an aw, which featurs an E-Mart, a Lotte Cinema, a Burger King, a Krispy Kreme, a lairge video gemme arcade an numerous ither restaurants an specialty shops.

Athort frae Sejong University is Children's Grand Park. The pairk featurs mony foontains an walkin trails, a zoo, an an amusement pairk.

In the centre o Gwangjin-gu, Thare is Gangbyeon unnergrund station. At the left o this station, Thare is East-Seoul Bus Terminal. In this Terminal, lots o buses runnin tae mony ceeties an coonties - includin Busan, Gwangju, Daegu, Daejeon, an more - depairt. Tae the richt o this station, thare is a huge biggin sellin aw kynds o uiseful electronics cried Techno Mart. Mony kynds o computers, printers, mobile phones, cameras, MP3 players, an even refrigerators are sauld in this biggin which is like Akihabara in Tokyo.

Locatit in the northeastren section o Gwangjin-gu is the W Seoul Walkerhill, ane o Seoul's premiere five-starn hotels. The hotel featurs ane o anerlie three casinos in Seoul.

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(Seongdong-gu) ← Konkuk UniversityGuuiGangbyeon → (Songpa-gu)
(Dongdaemun-gu) ← GunjaAchasanGwangnaru → (Gangdong-gu)
(Jungnang-gu) ← JunggokGunjaChildren's Grand ParkKonkuk UniversityTtukseom Resort → (Gangnam-gu)

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