"The capital of North Korea" Top 5 Page for this destination P'yongyang by Carino
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From the 39th floor the Skyline of Pyongyang looks just like every other capital in the world. But with a closer look you will miss cars, you will see unpaved roads, no lights at night and no advertising on the buildings.
You will see a lot of sculptures like this and other monuments in the city. Juche, Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il are just everywhere in the city.
Yes, this is also Pyongyang. A touch of the west, well located next to a soccer stadium: The Arch of triumph.
- Pros:A city with a lot of sights
- Cons:Bad roads and a lot of propaganda
- In a nutshell:Your entry point to North Korea
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