The Ryugyong Hotel
View of Ryugyong, Pyongyang

The Ryugyong Hotel

  • Post published:June 7, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
  • Reading time:3 mins read

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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Essential Baghdad Travel Guide

  • Post published:June 5, 2020
  • Post category:Iraq
  • Reading time:6 mins read

Top 5 Baghdad Tourist Attractions One of the most important cities in human history, Baghdad has a long and illustrious past. As a center for prestigious learning and culture, it…

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How To Get A Visa For Syria
Syrian baker in Damascus

How To Get A Visa For Syria

  • Post published:June 4, 2020
  • Post category:Syria
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Applying For A Visa for Syria Since 2018 all travelers to Syria are required to travel with a licensed tour operator in order to obtain the visa for Syria. However it's…

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Iraq Tours From The UK

  • Post published:June 3, 2020
  • Post category:Iraq
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There are now many options for Iraq Tours from the UK. Since the fall of ISIS in Iraq, Rocky Road Travel conducted numerous research trips and concluded that many places…

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What Is The North Korean Currency?

  • Post published:June 2, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
  • Reading time:5 mins read

Use of the North Korean Currency The North Korean Won (KPW) has been in circulation since December 1947. It replaced the colonial era Korean Yen as the official North Korean…

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How Do You Travel To Afghanistan?

  • Post published:May 31, 2020
  • Post category:Afghanistan
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Travel to Afghanistan Afghanistan has been mired in war for over 40 years. From the Soviet wars of the 1980s to the US Taliban conflict, the country has long been…

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Is There Any Religion in North Korea?

  • Post published:May 29, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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What is the main Religion In North Korea? Officially North Korea is an atheist state, however according to most recent estimates, some religions do exist. These are the Korean religions…

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Is North Korea Communist?

  • Post published:May 25, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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North Korea: Communist or Socialist North Korea is frequently referred to as the last true communist state left in the world. Perhaps more accurate however, is that there has never…

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Top 10 North Korean Foods

  • Post published:May 20, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
  • Reading time:7 mins read

The Best of Lesser Known North Korean Foods One of the great joys of travel is experiencing the new food of different cultures and North Korea is no exception to…

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