September 23, 2023

North Korea to build underwater hotel in East Coast city of Wonsan

North Korea announces major plan to renovate Wonsan beach area

North Korean authorities have announced an expansive development project for the east coast city of Wonsan that will include the construction of an underwater hotel, a Pyongyang Times article said last Tuesday.

The ambitious plan, which focuses on the construction and development of infrastructure and buildings primarily related to the leisure sector, will see Wonsan become a "tourist city," the Pyongyang Times said.