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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
Big Phony

Big Phony is the self-deprecating stage name of singer/songwriter Bobby Choy — but he’s the real deal. This Korean native got his start in New York, and has been slowly building a faithful fanbase for his sweet sounds since the mid-2000s.

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Seoul
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Jebi Dabang
Cafe by day, bar and music venue by night.
330-12 Sangsu-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Conrad Seoul
Luxury 5-star hotel in Seoul with gorgeous views of the Han River. 
10 Gukjegeumyung-ro 8-gil, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Seoul Record Fair
Record / music fair
177-41 Sajik-dong, Nam-gu, Kwangju, South Korea
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landmark
Hangang River
Rent bikes or picnic along the Hangang River
330 Yeouidong-ro, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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The Ritz-Carlton, Seoul
Centrally located upscale hotel near Shinnonhyeon Station. 
120 Bongeunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Gwangjang Shijang
Traditional Korean marketplace.
88 Jongno 5(o).6(yuk)ga-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Veloso
Cafe, bar, and live music venue
46 Jandari-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Giblet Hotpot 곱창정골
Bar that offers soju, beer, and classic Korean tunes.
327-17 Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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