North Korea

My Visit to Kamsusan Palace of the Sun

Kamsusan Palace of the Sun is the name given to the mausoleum of Kim Il Sung and his son, Kim Jong Il. If you already know a bit about The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea then you’ll be aware that they basically worship the two deceased leaders like Gods- especially Kim Il Sung who the Korean people still consider their […]

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North Korea

Getting the Train to North Korea

When visiting North Korea you can either enter by plane or train from Beijing. If you are American you HAVE to go by plane ( not really sure why this is a rule ).  We chose to take the train as it was soo much cheaper although it does take a lot longer.  Here’s what […]

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How to get a North Korea stamp in your passport

If, like me, you love collecting stamps in your passport from every country you visit then you may be interested to know how you go about getting one from North Korea. When visiting the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea’s official name) you will need to go using a tour company. As far as […]

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