Sunday, July 15, 2012

Day 5: Amethyst Factory, Seaweed Factory, Myeongdong Street Fashion

Amethyst Factory

Our journey continues to the Gems Factory. Korean People's gem (Amethyst) stands for peace, sincerity, and health. Korea's stones is the best quality in the world. In the factory, we can see a wide selection of precious stones and also exhibit purple gem taken from stalaktik the interior mountains of Korea.

Here even sell jades

Seaweed Factory

After a tour of the mill stones, we headed to the factory of seaweed. Seaweed is a Benthos ocean algae that are macroscopic.

Here, we were briefed on how the quality of seagrass growth, how the process of making seaweed, how much time is taken by the seaweed to mature and grow and whether the materials are mixed to form the seaweed. Here, we are not allowed to take pictures.

Myeongdong Street Fashion

After that, we went to Myeongdong Fashion Street. Myeongdong or Myongdong one of the area in the city of Seoul is the main economic activity of business. There are many stalls selling cheap goods to luxury items, domestic or imported goods. Myeongdong also is a center of fashion and night life of young teenagers. It also is the most expensive streets of the city in the world in terms of rental business site.

Here we took advantage of opportunities to shop and see how their business which makes the atmosphere here is so popular and what strategic measures to attract public attention.