April saw our us undertake our successful Easter Delegation Tour in North Korea! We were thrilled with an amazing experience which provided exceptional insight into the life of North Koreans and interaction with locals, including even visiting a Pyongyang high school and talking to students! But ... » Learn More about Testimonial: Will from Newcastle reflects on his North Korea Experience
The peace summit in Panmunjom between Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in was big news. The world is pretty happy at the prospect of conflict on the Korean peninsula coming to an end. But that wasn't the only thing which caught people's attention? Kim Jong-un brought with him a noodle dish known as ... » Learn More about So just what are “Naengmyeon”, the Korean noodles everyone’s been talking about?
This week heralds the beginning of a new era. Whilst there are always doubts and sceptics, the erupting tensions that plagued last year are coming to an abrupt end, and hopefully, the North Korean nuclear crisis is too. We saw scenes of warmth and reconciliation as the two Korean leaders met and ... » Learn More about A New Era Begins: Our Vision for the future
If you don't mind us getting too philosophical, just what is reality? and how do we know we have a firm grasp on it? We might conceive reality around us based on what we see, hear, read and observe. Certainly, it feels very feel, but is there not more to it than that? Definitely so according to ... » Learn More about Jumping beyond the media mirage: North Korea and Plato’s Allegory of the Cave
Contrary to popular misconceptions, it is possible to live in Pyongyang as a foreigner. Not only that, but there is a small expat community present in the city. With the presence of foreign embassies and international organizations, this community largely consists of diplomats and aid workers. They ... » Learn More about A Visit to Pyongyang’s Sunrise Cafe and its expat supermarket