Why You Should Tour North Korea
Students walking to university in Pyongyang, North Korea.

Why You Should Tour North Korea

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  • Post published:September 24, 2020
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How to take a tour in North Korea There are plenty of known reasons why you should not tour North Korea, but let's look at the main reasons why you…

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Visiting Kumsusan Palace of the Sun

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  • Post published:August 13, 2020
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What is the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun? Simply put, this is the most sacred place in North Korea. It serves as the resting place for the country's two eternal…

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Newspapers in North Korea

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  • Post published:August 6, 2020
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What are the major newspapers in North Korea? By most accounts there are 12 major newspapers in North Korea. The Rodong Sinmun is by far the biggest publication and as…

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Music in North Korea

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The Early Days of Music In North Korea Music has played a central part of North Korean life since the founding of the DPRK in 1948. Although music in North…

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Are There Any Flights To North Korea?
Departing Pyongyang on Air Koryo to Beijing

Are There Any Flights To North Korea?

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  • Post published:August 3, 2020
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Which Airlines offer Flights to North Korea It is possible to fly to North Korea. These days there are only two airlines offering flights - Air China and North Korea's…

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Is There Internet in North Korea?
Visiting a school in North Korea

Is There Internet in North Korea?

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  • Post published:July 30, 2020
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How does the internet in North Korea work? Contrary to popular belief, the internet does exist in North Korea but active users rank only in the hundreds in a country…

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Essential Guide to the Pyongyang Metro

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  • Post published:July 23, 2020
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Touring the Pyongyang Metro Without doubt one of the worlds most unique & beautiful subway systems, the entire Pyongyang metro only opened up to foreigners visitors a few years ago.…

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Is Air Koryo Really a 1 Star Airline?

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  • Post published:July 21, 2020
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Rating North Korea's Air Koryo North Korea's flag carrier Air Koryo was for years listed by Skytrax as the world's only 1 star airline. It's no longer even rated but…

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