Almost all of tourists who traveled to North Korea would like to send North Korean propaganda post cards to their friends from (Pyongyang )North Korea.
Could you send post cards from Pyongyang to other countries?
Yes (but except South Korea ) you can send the post cards to most of the countries.
Where can you send the post cards from North Korea ?
Most of our tourists stay in International Yanggakdao hotel in Pyongyang. There is a post office on the first floor where you could send the post cards.
(We have tried sent the post cards from Pyongyang to Toronto, Canada took around 43 days).
Explore North Korea Tour Group award tourists 5 North Korean propaganda post cards and postage fee to tourists for free.
Peter’s Coffee House in Dandong is a great spot to come hang out. It’s friendly & relaxed atmosphere supplements it’s great quality food & drink.
With a wide selection available from juicy homemade burgers to smooth, full bodied coffee with a kick you’re missing out if you don’t take a visit!
They pride themselves in having practically everything homemade to provide top quality flavor and freshness for their customers. Their great variety of homemade cakes is continually changing and improving with some steady favourites such as their New York style Cheesecake.
Peter’s Coffee House is a Canadian owned establishment with many friendly and attentive staff who are competent in speaking English to their many foreign customers.
They also run weekly conversational English events for locals keen to improve their spoken English (English Dinner @ 6pm every Wednesday evening and English Corner @ 7pm every Friday evening.)
Their locality to the Yalu River & Friendship Bridge makes for a great view as you sip on your coffee and watch the world go by.
At Peter’s they aim to provide you not just with great food and excellent coffee but also with service that will make you want to come back and relax with them again and again.
Most of tourists would like to bring North Korean souvenirs for their friends or relatives. North Korean currency is 1 of the must. Where can you buy North Korean currency ?
There are a lot of small stands or small North Korean souvenir shop they all sell North Korean souvenirs in Dandong near the Yalu River and it is very interesting to leave some time to roam around these stands and small shops before or after you travel North Korea.
All those small souvenir shops and little stands are located near Yalu River close to the Broken Bridge or along the walking pavement of the Yalu River.
The staple food of the Korean people is boiled rice and soup, bean pasted and Kimchi are subsidiary dishes. Boiled rice has varieties: white rice, mixed rice with other cereals, boiled rice with 5 grains and rice hash. Soup, bean pasted and Kimchi are diverse as well according to recipes and ingredients. And there are special foods for holidays and birthdays such as rice cakes, noodles, pancakes, varieties of sliced raw fish,roast meats, steamed dishes and broths.
North Korean people like cold noodles a lot.
Cold noodles is a must food in wedding party.
North Korean people ask people if they are married you can ask " Did you eat noodles " the answer is " Yes I did " means yes I am married. " No i did not eat noodles " it means no I have not married.
The national costume of the Koreans have been developed suiting to constitutions of the Koreans, national emotions going for brightness,cleanness and grace and mild natural and climatic conditions and living conditions. Men's costume comprises trousers, jacket and Korean overcoat. Women's costume is made of jogori, skirt and overcoat. It is true for the children's characteristics peculiar to the Korean people and at the same time a number of shortcomings according to classes and times. Therefore, the Korean people are developing the national costumes suited to modern taste while giving play to characteristics along with Korean national costumes.
In Dandong the border city of China next to Sinuiju North Korea there are a lot of clothes shops for selling Jogori clothes and clothes material for both Korean minority and North Korean people and South Korean people (there are 3 kind of Korean people in Dandong). Very colorful clothes shop attracts Korean people in Dandong. All the Korean ladies all at least have 1 Jogori in her closet. They normally dress up Jogori in Special Festival or Special occasion like wedding party.Some Jogori could be very expensive sometims cost around: 380-400euro.