Sinuiju now open to vists from Western tourists

Day trips will be possible, but overnight stays remain off-limits: source
May 14th, 2013

SEOUL – Western visitors will soon be allowed to enter the Sino-North Korean border town of Sinuiju on short one day trips, a Beijing-based tour company said.

The route was previously only open to Chinese tourists, who often have more access to areas of North Korea not yet open to Western visitors.

“Chinese tourists have

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