Photo Album: Beyond The Monuments & Statues

May 24th, 2012
0

Photos compiled by Nicolle Loughlin 

Every month or so a major newspaper publishes “rare” photos of “daily life” inside North Korea.  Often the accompanying article explains how the “privileged” photographer got in with exceptional access to shoot daily life in North Korea. But a close look at these albums shows that beyond some often beautifully 

You have reached your limit of 5 free articles this month. Subscribe today for unlimited access. Prices start from just $2.88 per week
Existing users, please sign in here:
Remember Me

Recommended for You

Tourist photos reveal Nampo's North Korean beach life

Tourist photos reveal Nampo's North Korean beach life

When Justin Ames went to North Korea as a Western tourist, he was expecting the drab, Stalinist, and isolated nation which many think of when they think of life in the DPRK. But in fascinating pict…

August 20th, 2014
2
Hanging out with Pyongyang’s international students

Hanging out with Pyongyang’s international students

I was not the only student from abroad when I was studying in Pyongyang: There were students from across the world, mainly from North Korea’s allies. I have fond memories of student life in the 1980…

August 1st, 2014
0

About the Author

Chad O'Carroll

Chad O'Carroll founded NK News in 2010. He is based in Washington, D.C.

Join the discussion