"Close Encounter with DPRK" Top 5 Page for this destination North Korea by SLLiew
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Since DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea) or simply North Korea is currently one of the least visited places by tourists because of the political isolation, this close encounter I feel is worth documenting and sharing.
We took an USO/JSA tour from Seoul. We came. And we saw North Korea - at the border.
We physically walked across the internationally recognized border at the 38th parallel at the DMZ (De-Miltarized Zone) at Pakmujon into the soil of North Korea and then back into South Korea.
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Inside the main armistice hall, we, the visitors, could see the main table sitting the middle of the hall where the... more travel advice
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