October 01, 2023
Ask A North Korean

My Winter Holidays In North Korea

Just because it's cold, it doesn't stop us partying, eating, singing and dancing for the DPRK's New Year celebrations.

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week, Lisa L asks:

What are New Years and Christmas celebrations like in North Korea and how do people manage to survive the cold?