Panmunjeom

Panmunjeom, Korea Dem Peoples Rep

Travel Blogs from Panmunjeom

Panmunjeom Travel Blogs (4)
Hangin

Hangin' with Kim Jong Ill

A travel blog entry by jay29

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I tried to hug a North Korean border guard but I got shot.  Rather rude, I thought. The North-South Korean border is still the most heavily fortified border in the world with upwards of 500,000 soldiers guarding it at any given time. I took ...

DMZ, Panmunjeom, Korea Dem Peoples Rep travel blog

DMZ

A travel blog entry by trent

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... the North Koreans that might precipitate an international incident!  I'll be brief, but we were actually allowed into North Korea and the negotiation rooms.  We heard quite a few wild stories about incidents - fights between soldiers, axe ...

The Tale of Two Koreas, Panmunjeom, Korea Dem Peoples Rep travel blog

The Tale of Two Koreas

A travel blog entry by kelseyandmike

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... trying to "one-up" you? That's North Korea. When South Korea built a 100m flagpole within the village, North Korea responded by building a 160 m tall pole supporting a flag that weighs 600 lbs. When the South built government buildings within the DMZ, ...

The border at Panmunjeom, Panmunjeom, Korea Dem Peoples Rep travel blog

The border at Panmunjeom

A travel blog entry by groundhopper

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