Category: Landscape

Yangdok Hot Spring Resort nearing completion. The resort will contain medical and relaxation spas, cultural buildings, and multi-purpose sports facilities such as a ski ground and horse riding park. The resort will be constructed in about a year.

Newly built Mirae Sci-Tech Center at Kim Chaek University of Technology. The university is one of North Korea’s top schools and graduates thousands of engineers annually. The new high rise has development labs to research, produce, and test cutting edge equipment. 

Walking under the Chollima Statue in Pyongyang.

Walking under the Chollima Statue in Pyongyang.

Vintage photo of children relaxing at Taesongsan Funfair in Pyongyang.

Vintage photo of children relaxing at Taesongsan Funfair in Pyongyang.

Pyongyang’s skyline viewed from the Yanggakdo International Hotel. The capital’s electricity situation has dramatically improved in recent years due to the ongoing modernization of North Korea’s power grid and the completion of several new power plants. 

Pyongyang’s skyline viewed from the Yanggakdo International Hotel. The capital’s electricity situation has dramatically improved in recent years due to the ongoing modernization of North Korea’s power grid and the completion of several new power plants. 

Newly built Ryesonggang Youth Power Station No. 5 in North Hwanghae province. The station possesses four turbines with a total generating capacity of 10 MW. This plant is one of North Korea’s hydroelectric power stations registered with the UNFCCC’s Clean Development Mechanism that allow it to generate carbon credits in return for food and other non-sanctioned goods.

Newly built Ryesonggang Youth Power Station No. 5 in North Hwanghae province. The station possesses four turbines with a total generating capacity of 10 MW. This plant is one of North Korea’s hydroelectric power stations registered with the UNFCCC’s Clean Development Mechanism that allow North Korea to generate carbon credits in return for food and other non-sanctioned goods.