Turkeys, the alternative source of meat in North Korea. 북한에서는 육류의 대체물로 칠면조가 뜨고 있다.

Turkeys are kept by enterprising North Korean farmers as they multiply well and provide food throughout the whole year.

Religion in North Korea 북한의 종교

Based on the North Korean constitution, citizens are granted freedom of religious beliefs. I would think that with such a constitution in place, there would be a tangible manifestation of religious activities…

Air Koryo 고려항공

Air Koryo was founded in 1955. All existing airline pilots are ex-military pilots converted to civilian service. The airline is 100% state-owned and operates primarily from Pyongyang Sunan International Airport.

North Korean Font – PSK BuKul Bold

I was having some fun today trying out a North Korean style font “PSK BuKul Bold”. It’s the kind used in many DPRK slogans. I’ve made the font available as a free download. It’s not for commercial purpose and should be used for study, research or non-profit. Fonts like these are actually available on the […]

Chongsu 청수

Chongsu (청수) North Pyongan Province, North Korea. Over at Dandong, you can hire the local Chinese boatmen to take you on a private cruise along the Yalu River.

12th Pyongyang Fashion Exhibition

Every year, Pyongyang hosts its fashion exhibition to showcase the latest styles. Here, traditional and contemporary fashion are flaunted with a child-like charm. Unlike the runway models of haute couture fashion empires, North Korean models do not sulk and stare intensely into the distance. Instead, they make eye contact with the audience, smile and frolic […]

Eating in North Korea Episode 12 – Tongmyong Hotel Restaurant [평양먹방시리즈 ⑫] 평양먹방 시리즈의 마지막, 동명식당

Follow me as I explore the different culinary options around North Korea with their local guide ! In this final episode, we have lunch at the Tongmyong Hotel in Wonsan.

Eating in North Korea Episode 11 – Hot Pot Restaurant [평양먹방시리즈 ⑪] 비빔밥과 냉면이 맛있는 조선국제여행사 식당

Follow me as I explore the different culinary options around North Korea with their local guide ! In this episode, we visit the Hot Pot Restaurant that’s on the 2nd level of the KITC Department Store.

Eating in North Korea Episode 10 – Pyonhong Beer Bar [평양먹방시리즈⑩] 흥성거리는 맥주집 – 평양 경흥맥주집

Follow me as I explore the different culinary options around North Korea with their local guide ! In this episode, we visit a local bar where there’s no chairs and everyone stands.

Eating in North Korea Episode 9 – Pyongyang Airport Coffee [평양먹방시리즈 ⑨] 평양공항에서 베일리스 라떼를

Follow me as I explore the different culinary options around North Korea with their local guide ! In this episode, we stopped by for coffee at the Pyongyang Sunan International Airport