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... rest stop. My legs certainly knew I had hiked 8 km. Then it was back on the bus for the trip back to Pyongyang where we arrived at about 8pm. A pretty full day. This time we could actually see the mountains as we passed though them. Stunning scenery. Very little traffic on the roads. A few cars and a few trucks ( mostly broken down and going nowhere fast). And surprisingly lots of people just sitting ...
... the Pyongyang Metro, something Auckland hasn't got!!! The subway was 165 meters deep and it took quite a fast escalator 2.27 seconds to go from top to bottom. It would be the deepest subway I have been in. Quite a flash station underground although the train was pretty old and rattley. And finally onto our hotel - the Yanggakdao Hotel. Set on an island in the river that flows through the city. Pretty flash - 47 stories with a revolving restaurant at the top. There they took ...
... Pyongyang to Seoul is in a fairly bad state, at least on the DPRK side, but it passes through so,e beautiful scenery. I didn't take pictures though because I can't stand the reflections you get taking photos through windows. We were also told at times not to take photos because there were military check points etc. Back in Pyongyang we went straight to the War Museum. First we were taken through a collection of captured US Army objects, with photos as to how they ...
... make their own mind up and everyone will have different opinions on it. The large majority of people who I spoke to before I went said I wouldn't come back and I would end up in a prison camp well of course that was clearly not the case and I guess the only way to truly know some where or find out something is to go and see it for yourself first hand and not to pass judgement upon things you don't know anything about.
... it finishes which gets bigger as you get closer.
The train was pretty fun, although living in HK you are using to riding it every day so not really that much of a culture shock, although the trams were pretty old school and in each cabin they had a photo of the 2 kims. We got off after 6 stations to see the Arch de Triumph which was impressive.
After the subway we headed to the Monument to the Party Foundation a big massive statue of ...
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