The reason why I chose this place - Traditional market has snacks that can be eaten right away, side dishes, and restaurants where you can eat. Brief explanation of the location - Tongin Traditional Market is a market located in Jongno-gu, Seoul. It has a long history that has continued since 1941, the Japanese colonial period. It is famous for its Yeopjeon lunch box made in 2012. Yeopjeon Lunch Box is a lunch box where you can buy food by converting cash into Yeopjeon.
Tongin Traditional Market 18 Jahamun-ro 15-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Tuna cup rice (a simple snack made of canned tuna and seaweed + rice), and is delicious food that is not harmful to health when eaten. However, it does not contain vegetables, so it cannot be said that it contains nutrients evenly.)
Prices in Tongin Traditional Market are average. In the case of snacks, it costs between 1,000 won and 3,000 won per serving, and most foods do not exceed 5,000 won. In the case of restaurants, most of them cost between 5,000 won and 10,000 won. Snacks (twisted breadsticks, tteokbokki, etc.) prices are not expensive, so students from nearby schools often come.
There are several routes that can be used to go to Tongin Traditional Market, with the school as the starting point. The first is to take bus No. 7018 and walk down from the ‘Tongin Traditional Market, Jongno-gu Health Center.’ The second is to take Seodaemun No. 14 to Hongje Station, transfer to Bus No. 7025, and get off at ‘Gyeongbokgung Palace.’ Usually, subways and buses have a lot of people, so there are many cases where there are no seats to sit in. Many people sit in their seats without caring about the weak. So the transportation vulnerable may have difficulty coming to the market by public transportation. The entrance to Tongin Traditional Market has two gates, front, and rear. Both entrances have bus stops, so if you're a foreigner or don't know the geography of this area, There may be cases where the front and rear gates are confused, and the bus stop may be misplaced.