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Why did i visit north korea?
When i was in college, i took an entire class on the history and propaganda of the dprk. Two months after graduation (aug 2013), i moved to seoul, south korea to live and teach english for 18 months. .
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Getting to north korea
As i mentioned earlier, everyone was required to meet in beijing (where koryo’s office is located) a day early for a mandatory briefing. During the briefing, they went over all the do’s and don’ts (mostly don’ts) — as well as prepared us for all aspects of the trip. .
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First impressions of north korea
I was fascinated by every little detail – from the distant mountains, to the farmers in the rice fields, to the colorful and tall buildings. We visited the national library where we ran into a newly-wed couple (and were able to photograph them). .
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Final thoughts on north korea
I am still fascinated by their culture, economy, politics and how they remain to be the most isolated country on earth. As i mentioned in the beginning, everything you just read was based off my personal experiences on a guided tour, so please make your own judgments. .
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Arriving in north korea
Being the last trip for americans, the international media gained interest in us and interviewed a few travelers in my group to get our feelings about the upcoming trip. At first, i was not aware of this, so i took my camera out and took a few pictures out the window. .
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