This South Korean neighborhood banned cars for a month — and people loved it

In August 2013, the neighborhood of Haenggung-dong in South Korea banned cars for an entire month.

Busy, traffic-clogged streets became filled with pedestrians, bicyclists, and children at play. Restaurant owners who'd originally protested the idea used the space for extra seating, while resident associations used it for theater performances and badminton courts.

Read more here.