To help you with your Sunday hangover, here’s another entry that’s easy on your minds! Just a sprinkling of words hidden between a wealth of snaps that depict everyday life in North Korea. I found a warm and friendly side to the DPRK that I didn’t expect, and that you certainly won’t see in the Western press. Enjoy!
A North Korean soldier in the "Demilitarized Zone" caught off guard.
A mother and child on the Pyongyang Metro, faces looking a little worse for wear, on their way to enjoy the Anniversary of the Foundation of the Worker's Party celebrations.
Celebrating a day off work on a North Korea Rollercoaster. Check out the woman in the middle who looks like she's had enough!
Young boys, all part of the state approved youth movement, playing by Kim-il Sung Square
A North Korean soldier looking smart in the Demilitarized Zone between the DPRK and South Korea
Enjoying the holidays in Pyongyang's Moran Park
Playing soldiers on the streets of Pyongyang
Ladies holding hands in their matching suits made from Vinalon, North Korea's very own ideological fabric.
Pyongyang residents knocking a few bevvies back in Moran Park, Pyongyang
A grandma in her "Hanbok" or "Choson-ot" (Korean national dress) teaching her granddaughter traditional dancing in Pyongyang
A few of the 100,000 strong army who perform in the Arirang Mass Games