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Kaesong

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Kaesong is a city in North Korea, near the DMZ and the South Korean border.

Understand

Kaesong is a small city and former capital of Koryo Dynasty (918 A.D. - 1392 A.D.).

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Get around

See

Ancient temples and Koryo rulers' tombs.

Do

Buy

Souvenirs such as ginseng, DPRK stamps, books written by Kim Il Sung and Kim Jung Il, and Korean handicrafts are available, and not expensive. Such stores accept US dollar, Euro and Chinese Renminbi Yuan.

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Drink

Sleep

Get out

  • Panmunjom — the surreal truce village on the border of North and South Korea

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