Why you should visit a North Korean beach
Bathers on Wonsan beach

Why you should visit a North Korean beach

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  • Post published:March 20, 2019
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Is it possible to visit a North Korean beach? To think of North Korea might conjure up images of rockets launching and soldiers goose-stepping. No doubt these are accurate images…

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Can You Play Golf In North Korea?
Teeing off with two caddies at Pyongyang Golf Club, North Korea

Can You Play Golf In North Korea?

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  • Post published:March 1, 2019
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What? Golf in North Korea?! The life of a North Korean tour leader is a strange yet very busy existence. It is a pretty rare occurrence to have a day…

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How To Get An Iraqi Visa?
Kids at a Yazidi refugee camp in Iraq

How To Get An Iraqi Visa?

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  • Post published:February 21, 2019
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Step By Step ProcessThe good news is that it’s easier than you think. The bad news? You have to join a group tour. (Don’t worry, you’ve got Rocky Road. That’s…

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Somaliland Independence Day
Somaliland Independence Day

Somaliland Independence Day

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  • Post published:February 12, 2019
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Celebrating Somaliland Independence Welcome to the unrecognized country of Somaliland. Every May this east African nation celebrates its “independence” from the rest of Somalia with an elaborate military parade. The…

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Pyongyang Marathon – The Best Way To See Pyongyang
Pyongyang Marathon interaction.

Pyongyang Marathon – The Best Way To See Pyongyang

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  • Post published:February 8, 2019
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The Pyongyang marathon race route. The Pyongyang Marathon is now in its 6th year as an international event. It’s truly the best way to see the North Korean capital. Picture…

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Pakistan’s New Visa Rules
Tour group in the Hunza Valley, Pakistan

Pakistan’s New Visa Rules

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  • Post published:February 5, 2019
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Pakistan visa on arrival to spark a tourism revival In January 2019 Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan confirmed the long muted visa on arrival scheme for foreign travelers. The move…

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Is Iraq Safe To Visit?
Trying the local garb in Baghdad

Is Iraq Safe To Visit?

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  • Post published:January 29, 2019
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Travelling through Iraq Iraq and war are unfortunately two words that go hand in hand, even still to this day. Can that still be said for the entire country? Is…

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The Train to North Korea
On the train arriving into Pyongyang, North Korea.

The Train to North Korea

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  • Post published:January 20, 2019
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Beijing to Pyongyang - A journey on the train to North Korea Before any tour to North Korea, each visitor must decide whether to hop on a simple 90 minute…

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Munsu Water Park
Family at Munsu Water Park

Munsu Water Park

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  • Post published:December 3, 2018
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Visiting Munsu Water Park - Pyongyang's Premier Leisure Centre Situated within a stone’s throw of the foreign embassy compound and Mayday Stadium shows the importance of this place. This is…

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