Sosan Hotel

Chongchun Street, Pyongyang, Korea Dem Peoples Rep | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Pyongyang

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

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Overall I had a great time in North Korea. Of course you don't see all the bad stuff that goes on in the country you are ushered well clear of that.

I never ever felt threatened or unsafe in the country. People just went about their business like any normal city does and didn't really batter an eye lid at you. You don't see anyone ever really smiling and you see people looking at you in ...

Playing football in North Korea

A travel blog entry by richardcowley

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... 20 meters high. As with the war museum you were expected to do a offering of flowers at the feet of the leaders and all bow together. Again you had to march towards the statues, in a line and bow at the same time. Another thing you could not do is not take a photo of half or quater of the statue, it had to be the whole statue. After we presented our flowers and bowed, in military style a group of school children took there turn in perfect symmetry.

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A day exploring Pyongyang

A travel blog entry by richardcowley

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... at Manhattan in some ways. Breakfast served in the revolving restaurant was not the best I have ever had, sometimes you just dont really feel like pasta and chicken wings in the morning, so I opted for a piece of bread, an omelette's and some pancakes.

After lunch we started our grand exploration into Pyongyang. We started by visiting the Kumsusan Memorial Palace of the Sun where the 2 Kims are laid to rest. For North Koreans this is ...

Into the DPRK

A travel blog entry by richardcowley

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... best, I believe it was pork (I think).

Landing at North Korea the scenery changed immediately, the airport run way was a bit worse for wear but nothing to bad. Landing you could see rice fields and agriculture as far as the eye coould see. Upon arrival we were ushered through the small terminal which acted as arrivals and departures only having a small number of flights a day.

We were meet by our 3 guides, Ms Lee, ...

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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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