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Hu-dong Destination Guide

Explore Hu-dong in North Korea.

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Hu-dong in the region of Hwanghae-bukto is a town in North Korea - some 18 mi (or 29 km) South of Pyongyang, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Hu-dong

Current time in Hu-dong is now 03:44 PM (Tuesday). 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: Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju, Incheon or Chunghwa. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yuun-dong, Yul-tong, Yukkoru-mol, Yongsal-li, Yongsal-li and Ch'ongul-li. 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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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...

Pyongyang metro: Puhung station

00:51 min ( October 06, 2008 by utti1980)
Views: 3,744 - Rating: 5/5

Pyongyang metro: Puhung station. My travelogue: (by train from Austria to North Korea)

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Interesting facts about this location


Songnim is a city on the Taedong River in North Hwanghae Province, North Korea. It had a population of 100,000 in 1991. The city was originally named Solme. Iron works began to be developed during the Japanese colonial period of Korea. Before Korean independence Songnim was known as Kyŏmip'o. It was bombed during the Korean War, later it was rebuilt.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.78, 125.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Cities in North Hwanghae

Taedong River

The Taedong River is a large river in North Korea. It rises in the Rangrim Mountains of the country's north. It then flows southwest into Korea Bay at Namp'o. In between, it runs through the country's capital, Pyongyang. Along the river are landmarks such as the Juche Tower and Kim Il-sung Square. The river has a length of 439 kilometers and is generally deep. It is the fifth longest river on the Korean peninsula and the second longest in North Korea.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.78, 125.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Pyongyang, Rivers of North Korea

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 38.78, 125.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:2010 establishments in North Korea, Education in Pyongyang, Educational institutions established in 2010, Universities in North Korea

Yanggakdo Stadium

Yanggakdo Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 30,000 people and was opened in 1989. It is home to the April 25 Sports Club and Pyongyang City Sports Club.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.78, 125.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Event venues established in 1989, Football venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea, Sports venues completed in 1989, Sports venues in Pyongyang

USS Pueblo (AGER-2)

USS Pueblo (AGER-2) is an American ELINT and SIGINT Banner-class technical research ship (Navy intelligence) which was boarded and captured by North Korean forces on 23 January 1968, in what is known as the Pueblo incident or alternatively as the Pueblo crisis or the Pueblo affair. The capture, less than a week after President Lyndon B.

More reading: USS Pueblo (AGER-2) homepage
Located at 38.78, 125.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1944 ships, 1968 in North Korea, 1968 in the United States, 20th-century military history of the United States, Cold War auxiliary ships of the United States, Combat incidents, Conflicts in 1968, Design 381 coastal freighters, Espionage scandals and incidents, International maritime incidents, Maritime incidents in 1968, Military history of North Korea, Museum ships in North Korea, North Korea–United States relations, Ships built in Wisconsin, Ships of the United States Army, United States Navy Colorado-related ships, Vessels captured from the United States Navy, Visitor attractions in Pyongyang