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Touring North Korea: What’s real, what’s fake?

Touring North Korea: What’s real, what’s fake?

Visiting the capital Pyongyang is a surreal experience. Many visitors don’t know what to believe
What can tourists expect on a North Korea visit?

What can tourists expect on a North Korea visit?

Visiting the DPRK is easy these days, so long as you don't forget to play by their rules
California man pulled off plane and detained in North Korea

California man pulled off plane and detained in North Korea

Family believes man's military service during the Korean War may be related to his detention
North Korea's vast Ryugyong Hotel not opening yet after all

North Korea's vast Ryugyong Hotel not opening yet after all

The tallest unoccupied building in the world will remain just that, as Kempinski declares entry "not currently possible"
Why this year's North Korean Mass Games are different

Why this year's North Korean Mass Games are different

The 60th anniversary of the end of hostilities in the Korean War means North Korea has gone all out for this year's Arirang festival
Tourist surge at North Korea's ultimate sing-and-dance-along

Tourist surge at North Korea's ultimate sing-and-dance-along

Record number of foreign visitors expected to attend 120,000-strong Arirang Festival, which kicks off today
Visit anytime! North Korea lifts restrictions on U.S. tourists

Visit anytime! North Korea lifts restrictions on U.S. tourists

The reclusive state opens up to U.S. travellers -- but when to go, and what to expect?
'Living history'- North Korean border town opens to Western tourists

'Living history'- North Korean border town opens to Western tourists

A popular day trip destination for Chinese tourists, Sinuiju is opening its arms to visitors. Sorry, no U.S., South Korean or Japanese passport holders allowed
Double life of a North Korean Japanese filmmaker

Double life of a North Korean Japanese filmmaker

How Yong-Hi Yang lives, and struggles, with her North Korean identity in Japan
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