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MANSUDAE GRAND MONUMENTS

MANSUDAE GRAND MONUMENTS

The Monument of Kim il-sung and Kim jong-il sit in front of the Revolution Museum.

The statues are made of solid bronze and stand 22 meters high. Central District, Pyongyang.

Mirim Airport

Mirim Airport

Outside the newely built international airport. Pyoungyang, NK

PYONGYANG STREETLIFE

PYONGYANG STREETLIFE

A full bus passes by on the main street of Pyongyang

ARCH OF REUNIFICATION

ARCH OF REUNIFICATION

It consists of two Korean women in traditional dress symbolizing the north and the south reunification as one Korea.

A PLACK OF KIM IL-SUNG

A PLACK OF KIM IL-SUNG

PYONGYANG

PYONGYANG

Waiting to buy food at a local takeout window .

KORYO HOTEL, PYOUNGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYOUNGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

A view of Pyongyang from my hotel room. 

KORYO HOTEL

KORYO HOTEL

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

My room inside the Koryo hotel. It's one of the few hotels foreigners are allowed to stay at in Pyongyang. 

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

Karaoke room inside the Koryo Hotel. 

SAMJIYON AIRPORT

SAMJIYON AIRPORT

Refueling when the planes engines are blasting. 

 Central mountains of North Korea 

Central mountains of North Korea 

MOUNT PAEKTU, BAEKDU-CHANGBAI MOUNTIANS

MOUNT PAEKTU, BAEKDU-CHANGBAI MOUNTIANS

Mount Paektu also known as Haven Lake is an active volcano that sits at 2,744 m (9,003 ft). It borders China. The mountain was considered sacred by Koreans throughout history. According to Korean mythology, it was the birthplace of Dangun, the founder of the first Korean kingdom.

 Mercedes *123 

Mercedes *123 

 Pins of the leaders can not be bought but only earned in this country.

Pins of the leaders can not be bought but only earned in this country.

 Popular North Korean brand cigerettes

Popular North Korean brand cigerettes

THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.

THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.

Our guides buying tickets for us for our rollercoaster ride.

THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.

THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.

Kids wait in line to get tickets for the rides. 

 Reading the daily news, Pyongyang metro station. 

Reading the daily news, Pyongyang metro station. 

 School children wait for the train inside Pyongyang metro station. 

School children wait for the train inside Pyongyang metro station. 

 Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 

Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 

 Train conductor, Pyongyang metro station. 

Train conductor, Pyongyang metro station. 

 Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 

Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 

 A huge mosaic wall of Kim Jong-Il looms over the staircase inside Pyongyang Metro Station.

A huge mosaic wall of Kim Jong-Il looms over the staircase inside Pyongyang Metro Station.

 A well-dressed man waits with a bouquet of flowers at the Pyongyang Metro. 

A well-dressed man waits with a bouquet of flowers at the Pyongyang Metro. 

 Daily commute inside the Pyongyang metro car. 

Daily commute inside the Pyongyang metro car. 

 Daily commuters inside the Pyongyang metro car. 

Daily commuters inside the Pyongyang metro car. 

 A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in every metro car in Pyongyang. 

A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in every metro car in Pyongyang. 

 Recording the 70th Anniversary of the worker parade event. Pyongyang, NK.   

Recording the 70th Anniversary of the worker parade event. Pyongyang, NK.   

 Military keeping us in check so we don't cross the line. Pyongyang, NK.  

Military keeping us in check so we don't cross the line. Pyongyang, NK.  

 Tanks roll down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  

Tanks roll down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  

  The Korean People's Army  showing off their military might down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  

The Korean People's Army showing off their military might down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  

 2AM Fireworks display in the distance outside the window of Koryo Hotel.  Pyoungyang, NK

2AM Fireworks display in the distance outside the window of Koryo Hotel. Pyoungyang, NK

  Pyongyang railway station in the distance. Every evening on the hour, you hear the ghostly sound coming out of the clock tower. (You can hear the sound clip in the video I've posted on North Korea at Night) 

Pyongyang railway station in the distance. Every evening on the hour, you hear the ghostly sound coming out of the clock tower. (You can hear the sound clip in the video I've posted on North Korea at Night) 

 Locals attend the 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square.  Pyongyang, NK

Locals attend the 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square.  Pyongyang, NK

70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

   
  
 
  
    
  
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    Women play the traditional Korean string instrument called Gayageum or Kayagum at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

Women play the traditional Korean string instrument called Gayageum or Kayagum at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

 Korean Opera at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

Korean Opera at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

 Many changes are happing in North Korea, Just a few years ago this city had no lights at night. Pyongyang, NK    

Many changes are happing in North Korea, Just a few years ago this city had no lights at night. Pyongyang, NK

 

 A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in empty room Kaesong, NK

A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in empty room Kaesong, NK

 DMZ looking south toward South Korea. Dorasan, North Korea  

DMZ looking south toward South Korea. Dorasan, North Korea  

 Passing by one of the many Propaganda art across the country. Pyoungyang, NK 

Passing by one of the many Propaganda art across the country. Pyoungyang, NK 

 North Korea whom are living in the country travel great distances to get where they need to be. 

North Korea whom are living in the country travel great distances to get where they need to be. 

 Small new developments are popping up in the town of Kumchon, in Mangyongdae District.

Small new developments are popping up in the town of Kumchon, in Mangyongdae District.

 A new modern development built recently in front of the Pyongyang Circus in Mangyongdae district, Pyongyang, NK 

A new modern development built recently in front of the Pyongyang Circus in Mangyongdae district, Pyongyang, NK 

 Rising 50 Meteres/197 feet high in Moranbong district is Arch of Triumph was built to commemorate the Korean resistance to the Japanese from 1925-1945. Pyongyang, NK    

Rising 50 Meteres/197 feet high in Moranbong district is Arch of Triumph was built to commemorate the Korean resistance to the Japanese from 1925-1945. Pyongyang, NK

 

MANSUDAE GRAND MONUMENTS

The Monument of Kim il-sung and Kim jong-il sit in front of the Revolution Museum.

The statues are made of solid bronze and stand 22 meters high. Central District, Pyongyang.

Mirim Airport

Outside the newely built international airport. Pyoungyang, NK

PYONGYANG STREETLIFE

A full bus passes by on the main street of Pyongyang

ARCH OF REUNIFICATION

It consists of two Korean women in traditional dress symbolizing the north and the south reunification as one Korea.

A PLACK OF KIM IL-SUNG

PYONGYANG

Waiting to buy food at a local takeout window .

KORYO HOTEL, PYOUNGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

A view of Pyongyang from my hotel room. 

KORYO HOTEL

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

My room inside the Koryo hotel. It's one of the few hotels foreigners are allowed to stay at in Pyongyang. 

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG

Karaoke room inside the Koryo Hotel. 

SAMJIYON AIRPORT

Refueling when the planes engines are blasting. 

Central mountains of North Korea 

MOUNT PAEKTU, BAEKDU-CHANGBAI MOUNTIANS

Mount Paektu also known as Haven Lake is an active volcano that sits at 2,744 m (9,003 ft). It borders China. The mountain was considered sacred by Koreans throughout history. According to Korean mythology, it was the birthplace of Dangun, the founder of the first Korean kingdom.

Mercedes *123 

Pins of the leaders can not be bought but only earned in this country.

Popular North Korean brand cigerettes

THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.

Our guides buying tickets for us for our rollercoaster ride.

THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.

Kids wait in line to get tickets for the rides. 

Reading the daily news, Pyongyang metro station. 

School children wait for the train inside Pyongyang metro station. 

Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 

Train conductor, Pyongyang metro station. 

Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 

A huge mosaic wall of Kim Jong-Il looms over the staircase inside Pyongyang Metro Station.

A well-dressed man waits with a bouquet of flowers at the Pyongyang Metro. 

Daily commute inside the Pyongyang metro car. 

Daily commuters inside the Pyongyang metro car. 

A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in every metro car in Pyongyang. 

Recording the 70th Anniversary of the worker parade event. Pyongyang, NK.   

Military keeping us in check so we don't cross the line. Pyongyang, NK.  

Tanks roll down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  

The Korean People's Army showing off their military might down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  

2AM Fireworks display in the distance outside the window of Koryo Hotel. Pyoungyang, NK

Pyongyang railway station in the distance. Every evening on the hour, you hear the ghostly sound coming out of the clock tower. (You can hear the sound clip in the video I've posted on North Korea at Night) 

Locals attend the 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

Women play the traditional Korean string instrument called Gayageum or Kayagum at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

Korean Opera at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK

Many changes are happing in North Korea, Just a few years ago this city had no lights at night. Pyongyang, NK

 

A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in empty room Kaesong, NK

DMZ looking south toward South Korea. Dorasan, North Korea  

Passing by one of the many Propaganda art across the country. Pyoungyang, NK 

North Korea whom are living in the country travel great distances to get where they need to be. 

Small new developments are popping up in the town of Kumchon, in Mangyongdae District.

A new modern development built recently in front of the Pyongyang Circus in Mangyongdae district, Pyongyang, NK 

Rising 50 Meteres/197 feet high in Moranbong district is Arch of Triumph was built to commemorate the Korean resistance to the Japanese from 1925-1945. Pyongyang, NK

 

MANSUDAE GRAND MONUMENTS
Mirim Airport
PYONGYANG STREETLIFE
ARCH OF REUNIFICATION
A PLACK OF KIM IL-SUNG
PYONGYANG
KORYO HOTEL, PYOUNGYANG
KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG
KORYO HOTEL
KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG
KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG
KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG
KORYO HOTEL, PYONGYANG
SAMJIYON AIRPORT
 Central mountains of North Korea 
MOUNT PAEKTU, BAEKDU-CHANGBAI MOUNTIANS
 Mercedes *123 
 Pins of the leaders can not be bought but only earned in this country.
 Popular North Korean brand cigerettes
THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.
THE OLD PYOUNGYANG THEME PARK.
 Reading the daily news, Pyongyang metro station. 
 School children wait for the train inside Pyongyang metro station. 
 Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 
 Train conductor, Pyongyang metro station. 
 Insiders look at Pyongyang metro station. 
 A huge mosaic wall of Kim Jong-Il looms over the staircase inside Pyongyang Metro Station.
 A well-dressed man waits with a bouquet of flowers at the Pyongyang Metro. 
 Daily commute inside the Pyongyang metro car. 
 Daily commuters inside the Pyongyang metro car. 
 A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in every metro car in Pyongyang. 
 Recording the 70th Anniversary of the worker parade event. Pyongyang, NK.   
 Military keeping us in check so we don't cross the line. Pyongyang, NK.  
 Tanks roll down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  
  The Korean People's Army  showing off their military might down Tongdaewon Street after the main 70th Anniversary party. Pyongyang, NK.  
 2AM Fireworks display in the distance outside the window of Koryo Hotel.  Pyoungyang, NK
  Pyongyang railway station in the distance. Every evening on the hour, you hear the ghostly sound coming out of the clock tower. (You can hear the sound clip in the video I've posted on North Korea at Night) 
 Locals attend the 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square.  Pyongyang, NK
 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square.  Pyongyang, NK
   
  
 
  
    
  
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    Women play the traditional Korean string instrument called Gayageum or Kayagum at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK
 Korean Opera at 70th Anniversary concert outside the waterfront of Kim -Il Sung Square. Pyongyang, NK
 Many changes are happing in North Korea, Just a few years ago this city had no lights at night. Pyongyang, NK    
 A photo of Kim Il-Sung and Kim Jong-Il hang in empty room Kaesong, NK
 DMZ looking south toward South Korea. Dorasan, North Korea  
 Passing by one of the many Propaganda art across the country. Pyoungyang, NK 
 North Korea whom are living in the country travel great distances to get where they need to be. 
 Small new developments are popping up in the town of Kumchon, in Mangyongdae District.
 A new modern development built recently in front of the Pyongyang Circus in Mangyongdae district, Pyongyang, NK 
 Rising 50 Meteres/197 feet high in Moranbong district is Arch of Triumph was built to commemorate the Korean resistance to the Japanese from 1925-1945. Pyongyang, NK