Inside Pyongyang Zoo

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  • Post published:June 24, 2020
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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!

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  • 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?

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  • 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

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  • Post published:June 17, 2020
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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

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  • 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

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  • 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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The Day Of The Sun

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  • Post published:June 12, 2020
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What is the Day of the Sun North Korea celebrates the birthday of Eternal President Kim Il Sung every year on April 15th. It has become known as the day…

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Essential Mount Paektu Travel Guide
Mt Paektu, North Korea.

Essential Mount Paektu Travel Guide

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  • Post published:June 10, 2020
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What is Mount Paektu? Paektusan or Baekdusan 백두산  in Korean, 长白山 Chángbái Shān in Chinese - Mount Paektu is a sacred mountain on the Korean / Chinese border.At 2,777 meters it…

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Things To Do On Socotra Island

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  • Post published:June 9, 2020
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Socotra's Best Tourist Attractions Socotra island is a paradise for nature enthusiasts. Hikers could trek the entire island over the course of one week. It's an untouched Mecca for wind…

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The Ryugyong Hotel
View of Ryugyong, Pyongyang

The Ryugyong Hotel

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  • Post published:June 7, 2020
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The Story of the Ryugyong Hotel "The Hotel of Doom", "The Phantom Hotel" "The tallest unoccupied hotel in the world". The Ryugyong hotel has heard it all over the course…

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