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Tae-dong Destination Guide

Discover Tae-dong in North Korea!

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Tae-dong in the region of Hwanghae-bukto is a town located in North Korea - some 33 mi (or 53 km) South-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Tae-dong

Local time in Tae-dong is now 10:14 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju or Anak. When in this area, you might want to check out Yunch'on-dong, Yongam-dong, Yo-dong, Yangji-dong, Yangji-dong and T'ongsan-dong as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Passing through Nampo (DPRK)

03:59 min ( July 17, 2012 by nilov71)
Views: 383 - Rating: 5/5

On our way back to Pyongyang, we passed through the city Nampo. Between Nampo and Pyongyang, we made a stop on that mighty deserted ten lane highway (see video). I also recommend: "Mighty North Korean...

North Korea - Will You Be The Next Touri...

06:31 min ( November 25, 2012 by Alun Hill)
Views: 331 - Rating: 3.66667/5

See the sights of the newly opened North Korea / Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea


North Korean Junket - part 4

11:07 min ( June 12, 2011 by MrSweihan)
Views: 1,747 - Rating: 3.66667/5

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 ...

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Interesting facts about this location

Nampo

Namp'o is a city and seaport in South Pyongan Province, North Korea. It was a provincial-level Directly Governed City (Chikhalsi) from 1980 to 2004, when it was designated a "Special City" (T'ŭkgŭpsi) and made a part of South P'yŏngan. Namp'o was designated a T'ŭkpyŏlsi (teukbyeolsi; 특별시; 特別市) "Special City" in 2010. Namp'o is situated some 50 kilometres south west of P'yŏngyang, at the mouth of the Taedong River.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.61, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Cities in South Pyongan, Nampo, Port cities and towns in North Korea

Pyeonghwa Motors

Pyeonghwa Motors, (a Korean language word for "peace", also spelled Pyonghwa) is one of the two car manufacturers and dealers in North Korean automotive industry. It is a joint-venture in Nampo between Pyonghwa Motors of Seoul, a company owned by Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church, and the North Korean Ryonbong General Corp.

More reading: Pyeonghwa Motors homepage
Located at 38.61, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Companies established in 1999, Manufacturing companies of North Korea, Motor vehicle manufacturers of North Korea, Nampo, Transport in North Korea, Unification Church affiliated organizations

Nampo Stadium

Nampo Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Nampo, North Korea. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 30,000 people and opened in 1973.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.61, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1973, Football venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea, Sports venues in North Korea

Kuwolsan

Kuwŏlsan is a mountain in South Hwanghae, North Korea. The mountain takes its name from the ninth month of the lunar calendar, because it is considered particularly attractive in that month. The mountain is a major summer resort in North Korea, attracting many domestic tourists. The highest peak of the mountain is 954 m above sea level; this is the highest point in the short Kuwol range. Natural attractions include rock formations, water falls, and natural pools.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.61, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Biosphere reserves of North Korea, Mountains of North Korea

Songnim

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 38.61, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Cities in North Hwanghae