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Hanch'on Destination Guide

Explore Hanch'on in North Korea.

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Hanch'on in the region of Hwanghae-bukto is a town in North Korea - some 19 mi (or 31 km) South of Pyongyang, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Hanch'on is now 04:55 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju or Sinch'on. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tagijang-ni, Pingjang-ni, Pingdam-dong, Paekch'on, Osong-gol and Hukkyo-ri. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Streetlife in Pyongyang DPRK

06:04 min ( June 25, 2012 by beneluxman)
Views: 330 - Rating: 5/5

Six minutes continuous filming from the bus through Pyongyang, North Korea. Indeed, a lot of cars in the city centre... But drive on for 5 minutes more and it will be quiet again... Sound quality is p...

North Korean Junket - part 1

12:44 min ( June 12, 2011 by MrSweihan)
Views: 6,574 - Rating: 4.38462/5

This documentary is a look at a North Korean propaganda march from 2004. The trip was organized by a group called the Korean Friendship Association. A group of westerners are taken on a tour of North ...


North Korean Junket - part 2

14:31 min ( June 12, 2011 by MrSweihan)
Views: 1,960 - Rating: 3.85714/5

This documentary is a look at a North Korean propaganda march from 2004. The trip was organized by a group called the Korean Friendship Association. A group of westerners are taken on a tour of North ...

Be careful sonic!

01:11 min ( March 31, 2012 by Trollhab)
Views: 37 - Rating: 0/5

Goku runs away from eggman while his alarm clock goes off


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Interesting facts about this location

Chimchon Station

Chimchon Station is a passenger railway station located in Hwangju County, North Korea. It is on located on the Pyongbu Line, which was formed from part of the Kyongui Line to accommodate the shift of the capital from Seoul to Pyongyang; though this line theoretically connects Pyongyang to Pusan, in reality it ends at Kaesong due to the Demilitarized zone.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.77, 125.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in North Korea

Chongbang Station

Chongbang Station is a passenger railway station located in Sariwon city, North Korea. The old name is Kyedong Station till 1956. It is on located on the Pyongbu Line, which was formed from part of the Kyongui Line to accommodate the shift of the capital from Seoul to Pyongyang; though this line theoretically connects Pyongyang to Pusan, in reality it ends at Kaesong due to the Demilitarized zone. The station is located near the well-known tourist sites of Mt.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.77, 125.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:North Hwanghae, Railway stations in North Korea

Arch of Reunification

The Arch of Reunification is a sculptural arch located in Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea. It was constructed in 2001 to commemorate Korean reunification proposals put forward by Kim Il-sung. The concrete arch straddles the multi-laned Reunification Highway leading from Pyongyang to the DMZ. It consists of two Korean women in traditional dress symbolizing the North and South— leaning forward to jointly uphold a sphere bearing a map of a reunified Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.77, 125.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Monuments and memorials in North Korea

Rangnang-guyok

Rangnang-guyŏk or Rangnang District is one of the 19 kuyŏk that constitute the city of Pyongyang, North Korea. It is located south of the Taedong River, and is bordered to the north by Songyo-guyok, to the east by the Ryokpo-guyok, and to the south by Chunghwa and Kangnam counties.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.77, 125.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Pyongyang

Pyongyang University of Science and Technology

Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST) is North Korea's first privately funded university. It is founded, operated and partly funded by associations and people outside the country. PUST was jointly planned and constructed by forces from both the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and Republic of Korea, along with contributions from groups and individuals from other nations, in particular China and the USA. The initiative is largely funded by Evangelical Christian movements.

More reading: Pyongyang University of Science and Technology homepage
Located at 38.77, 125.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:2010 establishments in North Korea, Education in Pyongyang, Educational institutions established in 2010, Universities in North Korea