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Saam-dong Destination Guide

Explore Saam-dong in North Korea.

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Saam-dong in the region of Hwanghae-namdo is a place in North Korea - some 37 mi (or 60 km) South-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Saam-dong in North Korea

Current time in Saam-dong is now 10:35 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju or Naepyong-ni. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yongsal-li, Yon'gong-ni, Yondung-ni, Yangji-dong, Yakpong-ni and Anak. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

2°C / 35 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Evening Temperature -0°C / 32 °F
Night Temperature -0°C / 31 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1044.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Thursday, 19th of January 2017
Snow, calm, overcast clouds.
Snow Day: -1°C (31 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °F)
Friday, 20th of January 2017
Light snow, clear sky.
Light snow Day: -6°C (21 °F)
Night: -6°C (22 °F)
Saturday, 21st of January 2017
Light snow, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: 0°C (33 °F)
Night: -5°C (23 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

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 38.55, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Biosphere reserves of North Korea, Mountains of North Korea

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 38.55, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Cities in South Pyongan, Nampo, Port cities and towns in North Korea

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 38.55, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 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

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 38.55, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 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

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 38.55, 125.46 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Cities in North Hwanghae

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