Sosan Hotel

Chongchun Street, Pyongyang, Korea Dem Peoples Rep | Hotel
 

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The Korean War, but not as you know it...

A travel blog entry by chloecd

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... a lot of guards looking very bored. There was no one on the southern side as apparently they stagger tourist trips so that there is no chance for escape - not that any of us would get very far, our passports were taken off us at the beginning of the trip, and will be given back when we leave. We drove back to the entrance of the DMZ where all of the North Koreans had to get off the bus and collect their travel permits before we began the journey back to Pyongyang. The ...

Axis of Evil Ski Tour Part 2, DPRK DAY 1

A travel blog entry by gisnoborders

... passing references to military events, the manner of doing this was subtle. No long speeches were given or debates entered into about how we should feel guilty for what our countries had done in the past or now through sanctions.

The biggest thing today was seeing two massive bronzes of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il. It was the first site we visited in the DPRK, on the way to the hotel from the airport. That this was the first ...

Leaving the DPRK

A travel blog entry by richardcowley

... laugh between ourselves with out having to worry about other random strangers in the group. For me the people made this tour what it was. Everyone was good fun and no one tried to push the boundaries with our guides.

The airport being the same terminal for departures and arrivals was an easy process although no stamp in your passport maybe it's not the best thing to have a North Korean visa I. Your ...

Playing football in North Korea

A travel blog entry by richardcowley

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The time had come, the day was upon us, this is what we had all been waiting for our football game in North Korea. This was a year in the making, and after having initially more than 30 players intersted in coming, the list finally whittled it way down to 11 players, 6 from our club and the other 5 friends of friends who wanted to come along, 4 of them not really being footballers.

Only a handful of foreign teams had ever played football in North Korea and ...

A day exploring Pyongyang

A travel blog entry by richardcowley

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After the excitement of last night we woke up to some beautiful weather. Our hotel where every tourist seems to stay is set on an island with a revolving restaurant on top. If you have been to North Korea, chances are you have stayed in this hotel.

From the hotel you could get great views of the city with the Ryugyong hotel looking like a spaceship in the distance. From the hotel looking back over the city from the river it almost reminded you ...

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This hotel, located on Chongchun Street, Pyongyang, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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