Mount Paektu

Whilst Mount Paekdu (or Paekdusan in Korean), is sacred to both North and South Korea and considered the mythological birthplace of the Korean people, it has much a deeper and more recent significance to North Koreans. To them, the mountain…

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Ryomyong Street

To say that the Pyongyang skyline has changed quite a lot over the last ten years would be quite the understatement. Previously there were much fewer cars, frequent blackouts, and not actually much in the way of a skyline. Nowadays…

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