Tegang tapi Santai di Perbatasan Korea Utara dan Cina

Melintasi perbatasan sebuah negara adalah kesenangan buat saya. Salah satu yang paling memorable adalah melewati perbatasan Korea Utara dan Cina. Setelah masuknya menggunakan Koryo Air, saya memilih jalur darat, alias naik sleeper train meninggalkan Pyongyang. Beruntung kita yang bukan berpaspor Amerika Serikat. Mereka hanya diperbolehkan datang dan pergi melalui udara. Selesai sarapan, saya dan beberapa…

What I Got for a Short Trip to North Korea

I decided to take a short trip to North Korea as my birthday gift for myself. It was quite pricey but worth it. No complaint all. Feeling the atmosphere of North Korea is more fascinating than only visiting and seeing museums, monuments, and parks. Fyi, I went on tour and all activities were controlled by…

People I Met in North Korea

“I want to see the people in North Korea”. That was my reason why I wanted to go to North Korea instead of South Korea. I, honestly, didn’t know much about the country. Communist and isolated were the words I heard a lot about, then I was curious how its people dealed with them. Every…

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

I finally decided to go to North Korea first instead of South Korea. I thought I could go to the south anytime since there are no any issues about independently travel to the country. At the time I lived in Japan. Far away from my family in Indonesia. My parents must be overwhelmed if in…