How to meet Song JoongKi (part 2)

Doota Duty Free is a department store filled with designer clothes, bags, and shoes. They also sell cosmetics and perfumes. Shopping is not the reason why I went there. I went there to see Song Joong Ki!

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I rode the subway going to Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station. I got off at Exit 5 and went to the Dongdaemun Design Plaza. I didn’t spent much time there because I really wanna explore the Doota Duty Free. Doota Mall can easily be seen because of this handsome endorser.

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The mall dedicated one whole floor for the movie, “Descendants of the Sun.” They imitate the set of the drama to lure tourists with theme photo zones and drama souvenirs.

This is how the whole floor looks like:

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They also sell some souvenirs like albums, calendars, pillows, and stuffed toys.

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You’re not a fan of Descendants of the Sun if you don’t know them! 🙂

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They also have a place where you can watch the OST of the drama.

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Going there would make you feel like you’re in Urk!

PS. They gave me some Song Joong Ki post cards for free! Yay!

Don’t forget to put this in your itinerary when you visit Seoul!

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32 Replies to “How to meet Song JoongKi (part 2)”

  1. hi ms karla til when ng November po kaya tong exhibit? planning to visit Korea on Nov 14-19

    1. Hi! I wrote that last year. Unfortunately, napalitan na ang exhibit na yan.

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  3. hello teacher karla! been lurking on your blog for my upcoming trip in korea on june! really very helpful for the kdrama locations! do you know tho if this exhibit is still open?? 🙂

    1. This exhibit is gone now. 😣

      1. oh that’s so sad! 🙁 wish i could have seen it huhu! but thank you 🙂

  4. Aw! Why are you only free during Mondays? How abt any other days? He he I’m a solo traveler and I will b going to korea on Apr4-8 Tues-Sat . . But anyway thanks to your blogs I got many sources on how to get to some filming locations of kdramas. But I hope you’re free during my stay there he he..

    1. Haha! You’re welcome. You can treat me for dinner if you want 😉

      1. ah ha it’s just now that I saw ur reply.. and I’ve been there last April5 (Dota Duty Free) as u posted looking for DOTS exhibit. but I didn’t find it T_T. I don’t knwo if it is gone or I just didn’t look carefully then..But gladly I was able to rest on their Tourist Lounge since it was raining and able to browse DOTS photobook on the shelf.

  5. Is the exhibits still there?

    1. Yes! I went there yesterday. ^^

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  9. Hi Teacher Karla, thanks to your blog nakita ko rin si Joong Ki 🙂 super happy 🙂

    1. Glad to here that! 😍😍😍

      1. Talaga Ate Karla? Still there? The Korean sales lady wayback Sept. 2016 told me na until November na lang daw yang exhibit nila. I’m so happy! Will be back again on March!

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  15. annamariemanalo says: Reply

    Hello, any idea until when po kaya open for public ang DOTS exhibit sa Doota Duty Free? Parang may nabasa po kasi ako na special exhibit lang sya at anytime ay pede na rin nila alisin. Sana abutan ko pa. Thanks po! 🙂

    1. It will be there until the 1st week of November. 😊

      1. annamariemanalo says: Reply

        Aww abot ko pa :))))))) thanks so much sa info! Lalo ako naexcite sa Korea trip ko :))))

  16. What floor level? I’ve been there but never seen it

    1. I can’t remember exactly but I think it’s on the 11th floor of Doosan Tower, 3rd floor of Doota Duty Free. Just click the button on the elevator labelled as “K-Wave”. 😊

      1. I see. Thank~~ I’ll check on it when I get back to Dongdaemun

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  18. Isn’t he everywhere? Have you managed to watch the drama?

    1. Yes, his face is all around Seoul. He has a lot of endorsements. 😂

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