Korea Travel

North Korea’s tourism sector set to thrive as country develops coastal regions

A view of vast farmlands in North Korea Photo: IC<p>The Wonsan-Kalma area in North Korea's Kangwon Province, best known for its four-kilometer sandy …

North Korea

Trading bombs for beaches? Tracking North Korea’s tourism plans

Construction is underway in North Korea to build a sprawling resort complex near an area the military has used for testing missiles. The government …

North Korea

Oxford Parks and Rec Announces Summer Trips

Trips are open to residents and non-residents.<p><b>From Oxford Parks and Recreation:</b> Trips are open to residents and non-residents. Driver gratuity is …

Travel

Q&A: Offering to Pay Kim Jong Un’s Way to Singapore

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) won the Nobel Peace Prize last year for “its groundbreaking efforts to achieve a …

News (China)

The luxury resort where Trump and Kim Jong-un are meeting for tomorrow's summit

The eyes of the world will be on the Capella hotel in Singapore tomorrow, where US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will …

Kim Jong-un

Inside North Korea’s Shocking Museum of American War Atrocities

In an excerpt from ‘See You Again in Pyongyang,’ author Travis Jeppesen visits a North Korean museum dedicated to showing what it insists are the …

Travel

The Queen of the Skies Flies Both Trump and Kim to Singapore Summit

Say what you will about the impending demise of the Boeing 747, but there’s one thing the Queen of the Skies still does better than any other …

Travel

Singapore, summit city: Snap shots for keeps, moments here and abroad

June 10, 2018 5:00 AM<br>It will be a tough call to match up to that image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae In …

Travel

Higher AA Fares, A New Polaris Lounge at Newark, the Place Where 747s Are Recycled and More

<i>Each Saturday, we round up news stories that you might have missed from the week before, plus a few new stories. If you’re an avid</i> TPG <i>reader, you’ll</i> …

Travel

So...Who Will Pay Kim Jong-Un's Hotel Bill?

Travel plans for the summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un are almost all ironed out. The date is set (June …

Travel

South Korea's season of flowers and festivals - CNN Video

From cherry blossom celebrations to the Lotus Lantern festival, there's no shortage of incredible spring festivals in South Korea.

Festivals

Kim Yong Chol granted 'sanctions travel waiver' for US trip

Sanctions

White House team will still travel to Singapore for North Korea summit

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said the White House's pre-advance team for the North Korea summit will be leaving for Singapore as scheduled — despite …

U.S. Politics

North Korea Will Get More International Flights This Week

If you’re looking to get to Pyongyang, North Korea, you’ll have more flight options starting Wednesday.<p>That’s the day that Air China says it will …

North Korea

North Korea tourism revival expected in China as relations thaw

1 / 3<p>North Korea tourism revival expected in China as relations thaw<p>The number of tourists entering North Korea from China is expected to rise …

North Korea

Photos from the Border of North Korea and China

Last December, photographer Elijah Hurwitz journeyed to the Chinese border with North Korea by way of the Yalu River. He found the boundary surprisingly porous, especially outside the major cities, aside from the occasional odd security camera.<p>Dandong is a Chinese city and the locus for trade, both …

North Korea

Border tourism booms since meeting of two Korean leaders

Seoul, May 20 (IANS) Tourism to security-related sights near the border between North and South Korea has boomed since the leaders of the two …

North Korea

Chinese tourists heading back to South Korea; uncertainty remains

South Korean tourist assistants stand in the popular Myeongdong shopping district in Seoul. File photo: VCG<p>One year after controversy over the …

North Korea

Investors Eye the Potential of North Korean Hotels and Airlines

As the world waits to see if U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un actually meet, investors hoping to profit from peace on …

North Korea

Travel Tip: Signs of North Korea’s Future Tourism

<i>Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Travel Tip: Signs of North Korea’s Future Tourism</i>As the world waits for the historic meeting between …

North Korea

Kilauea eruptions could cost tourism industry millions

A new fissure in Hawaii's Puna District sent gases and lava exploding into the air on Sunday, spurring officials to call for more evacuations as …

Donald Trump

Remember, that cold noodle soup dish is actually from North Korea

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) announced earlier today that the Government of North Korea has sent a request to launch routes …

North Korea

How Kim and Trump Will Fly to the Singapore Summit

Things seem to be moving pretty fast in the Korean Peninsula. And now, we have a date and place for the summit between US President Donald Trump and …

Travel

Will American Travelers Be Able to Return to North Korea?

In September, the United States banned American travelers from visiting North Korea. But a perceived thaw in relations after the release of three Americans imprisoned in North Korea and news of negotiations for talks between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has revived industry …

North Korea

North Korean State Airline Eyes International Expansion

Air Koryo, the national flag carrier of North Korea, is planning international route expansion amid the country’s ongoing thaw in diplomatic …

North Korea

Track the Plane With US Detainees Back From North Korea

On Wednesday, three Americans who had been detained in North Korea were released. President Trump announced on Twitter that the three and Secretary …

Travel

#AkudanKorea: Korea Tourism Organization’s ‘one-stop shop’ for Indonesian solo travelers

<b>ARE YOU an Indonesian solo traveler seeking a memorable South Korean holiday? Then you’re in luck!</b>To better provide for solo travelers who want to …

Asia Travel

North and South Korea Might Start Flights Between Them

More international flights may soon be coming to North Korea. North Korea has asked permission from the International Civil Aviation Organization to …

Uzbekistan seeks to expand Silk Road tourism

Uzbekistan isn't high on many holidaymakers' lists of must-see destinations. But its reform-minded government is opening up the country, easing travel restrictions for dozens of nationalities. This "openness" policy aims to bring in more tourists to the once repressive and isolated former Soviet …

North Korea

Why Seoul is the most underrated city in Asia

When it comes to penning bucket lists, Seoul doesn’t receive nearly as much wanderlust as more popular Asian destinations like Tokyo, Beijing or …

South Korea