Korea International Travel Company

  • Post published:July 1, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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What is the Korea International Travel Company? The Korea International Travel Company (KITC) is the biggest and oldest travel company in North Korea. Founded on August 24, 1953, the company…

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Is There a Coffee Culture in North Korea?

  • Post published:June 30, 2020
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Coffee in North Korea For centuries tea has been the drink of choice. Some traditional teas are believed to alleviate fevers, joint pain & improve vision. Others like ginseng tea…

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The North Korean Language
Visiting a school in North Korea

The North Korean Language

  • Post published:June 29, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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North Korean Language vs South Korean North & South Korea do share a common language - Korean, but after more than 70 years of separation, the language in the two…

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Agriculture in North Korea

  • Post published:June 27, 2020
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How does farming & agriculture in North Korea work? Only about 17% of North Korea's rugged mountainous terrain is suitable for agriculture. Cultivation is mainly centered around the western flat…

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Inside Pyongyang Zoo

  • Post published:June 24, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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Pyongyang Zoo in Pictures Pyongyang zoo, or the Korea Central Zoo as it officially known, is North Korea's national zoo. DPRK founder Kim Il Sung ordered its construction in 1959…

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Pyongyang Beer Festival!

  • Post published:June 19, 2020
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Blast From The Past - What Was The Pyongyang Beer Festival? The inaugural and still the only ever Pyongyang Beer Festival was held in the North Korean capital from August…

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Can North Koreans Travel?
Boarding Air Koryo, North Korea.

Can North Koreans Travel?

  • Post published:June 18, 2020
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Can North Koreans travel abroad? Similar to communist regimes of the past, international travel can prove to be quite difficult but does it exist? Can North Koreans travel abroad?It's a…

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How To Get An Afghanistan Visa

  • Post published:June 17, 2020
  • Post category:Afghanistan
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Afghanistan Visa Application As visa applications go, applying for the Afghanistan visa is quite straightforward. The requirements to change however depending which embassy you visit. Certain embassies ask for a…

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Your North Korean Tour Guides

  • Post published:June 16, 2020
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North Korean Tour Guides or Government Minders? You've probably watched any number of YouTube documentaries on North Korea. From Vice media to National Geographic, you think you have a good feel…

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How to get a North Korean Suit

  • Post published:June 15, 2020
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Regardless of your opinion on North Korea, you've got to admit they produce some pretty unique suits. So what exactly is a North Korean suit and how do I get…

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