North Korea's society and economy are changing. Grassroots moves towards marketization in the country has led to its permeation with all kinds of products from the outside world. The residents of Pyongyang, the most prosperous part of the country, have an increasing ability to purchase goods that we ... » Learn More about 7 Famous brands you’d never thought you could buy in Pyongyang!
What really happens when people Visit North Korea? 1. They realize not everything the media claims is true To visit North Korea is to actively rebel against a behemoth of often hysterically negative media coverage. In the Western world, the media has so much to say and judge ... » Learn More about Four unbelievable things what happen to people when they Visit North Korea
In June 2015, London based Lawyer Keith Ly went on a tour with Visit North Korea, he offers the following reflections on his journey: North Korea is indeed a very interesting part of the world to visit. Certainly not impossible, but has its challenges. You have to travel with a tour group to ... » Learn More about London Lawyer’s Story of Visiting North Korea
I've been to North Korea many times now. Despite a world which is so eager to pour cynicism, mockery and disdain on visiting, I can honestly say that my first trip to the DPRK in 2014 left a powerful impression on my life which was able to inspire me in profound ways. Those who scorn don't know the ... » Learn More about Entering North Korea for the first time