North Korea promotes beach holidays via domestic ad. campaign

Push to promote beach vacations suggests holidays no longer solely for elite
September 2nd, 2013
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North Korea made a strong push to promote domestic vacations to its citizens in August, advertising beach holiday opportunities in the domestic press and on national television.

Together, the increased coverage and direct advertising of domestic vacationing opportunities suggests that increasing numbers of North Koreans are now aware of the concept of domestic tourism and

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Hamish Macdonald

Hamish Macdonald is an NK News contributor and has previously worked at The Korea Herald and for the Australia Centre for Independent Journalism in Sydney.

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