Tegang tapi Santai di Perbatasan Korea Utara dan Tiongkok

Setelah masuknya menggunakan Koryo Air, saya memilih jalur darat, alias naik sleeper train meninggalkan Pyongyang. Beruntung kita yang bukan berpaspor Amerika Serikat, karena mereka hanya diperbolehkan masuk dan keluar Korut melalui udara. Pagi-pagi selesai sarapan, saya dan beberapa teman yang memilih pulang menggunakan kereta, diantar menuju Pyongyang Railway Station. Tidak ada pemeriksaan apapun dari petugas…

What I Got for a Short Trip to North Korea

Feeling the atmosphere of the country is more fascinating for me than only visiting and seeing museums, monuments, and parks. Fyi, all tours are controlled by KITC (Korea International Travel Company) owned by the government. I assumed that they just want you to see what they want you to see. I was there for 6…

People I Met in North Korea

I, honestly, didn’t know much about North Korea. Communist and isolated were the words I heard a lot about this country. I was excited to see how they were though. I was surprised. Even though tourists didn’t have much time to interact with the locals, I could see they were nice and happy people. The…

Just on the List

I tried to win a trip to Thailand by participating to this contest. Although, I was unlucky, I was quite entertained by being part of the list.

What I Prepared to Go to North Korea

After browsing and lot of thinking, I decided to go to North Korea, or officially called DPRK (Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) in Summer 2014. This trip was not cheap, but for once life time travel experience, it’s worth it. Personally, I was excited to feel the atmosphere of the country rather than only visiting…