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Sosan-dong Destination Guide

Delve into Sosan-dong in North Korea!

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Sosan-dong in the region of North Korea (general) is located in North Korea - some 3 mi (or 4 km) North-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Sosan-dong in North Korea

Current time in Sosan-dong is now 12:55 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Gwangju, Incheon or Hadang-dong. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

0°C / 33 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -16°C / 4 °F
Evening Temperature -3°C / 27 °F
Night Temperature -12°C / 10 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 1021.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Tuesday, 21st of November 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: 0°C (32 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of November 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: -6°C (22 °F)
Thursday, 23rd of November 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: -0°C (31 °F)
Night: -10°C (14 °F)

Videos

IMAGINE: starring Common & Drake

00:42 min ( January 12, 2012 by egotripnyc)
Views: 78,717 - Rating: 4.90093/5

FOLLOW EGOTRIP ON FACEBOOK:on.fb.me The Common vs. Drake War has been quiet the last few days. Perhaps they've made nice-nice in ways you might have never imagined. We can dream, can't we?

North Korea - Secrets Revealed

43:04 min ( November 03, 2012 by Alun Hill)
Views: 73,713 - Rating: 4.29478/5

A 45 minute tour of North Korea, before filming restrictions were lifted. As recently as 2011, all tourism was very carefully controlled. Now, visas, travel and filming are no more restrictive than in...


Coca-Cola in North Korea! (DPRK)

00:19 min ( October 09, 2011 by nilov71)
Views: 125,545 - Rating: 3.78947/5

We had heard a rumor that there is an italian pizzeria in Pyongyang. Our guides confirmed that rumor. We asked our guides if we could go there. They managed to arrange for us to have lunch there inste...

North Korea: behind the scenes (RT Docum...

25:42 min ( February 07, 2012 by 378maksim)
Views: 25,219 - Rating: 0/5

RT's Aleksey Yaroshevsky travels to North Korea, the world's most secretive state. DURATION: 25:41


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Interesting facts about this location

Kim Il-sung University

Kim Il-sung University, founded on October 1, 1946, is the first university built in North Korea. It is located on a 37-acre campus in Pyongyang, the nation's capital. Along with the main academic buildings, the campus contains 10 separate offices, 50 laboratories, libraries, museums, a printing press, a R&D center, dormitories, and a hospital. During the Korean War the university was located at Baeksong-ri under Mt. Jamo in Suncheon-gun, which was far from the center of the city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.07, 125.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Education in Pyongyang, Educational institutions established in 1946, Kim Il-sung, Universities in North Korea

List of airports in North Korea

This is a list of airports in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. North Korea may have as many as 78 usable airfields, although the state's secrecy makes it difficult to ascertain their number and condition with certainty. The state carrier, Air Koryo, joined the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in the late 1990s, and North Korea has proclaimed a program to upgrade several airports to international standards.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.07, 125.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, Lists of airports by country, Lists of buildings and structures in North Korea, North Korea transport-related lists

Chongnyon Hotel

The Chongnyon Hotel is a Class 'A' hotel located in P'yongyang, the capital city of North Korea. It has 30 floors, and opened in 1989. It is located at Chongchun (Youth) Street, Mangyongdae district, at the junction of Chongchun Street and Kwangbok (Liberation) Street.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.07, 125.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1989, Buildings and structures in Pyongyang, Hotels established in 1989, Hotels in North Korea, Skyscraper hotels, Skyscrapers in North Korea

Supreme People's Assembly

The Supreme People's Assembly (Hangul: 최고 인민 회의) is the unicameral parliament of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), commonly known as North Korea. It consists of one deputy from each of 687 constituencies, elected to five-year terms. North Korea is a single-party state with the Workers' Party of Korea in power. Although two other parties exist, they are completely subservient to the WPK, which is granted a monopoly of power under the constitution.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.07, 125.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Government of North Korea, National legislatures, Parliaments by country, Supreme People's Assembly, Unicameral legislatures

Rungnado May Day Stadium

The Rŭngnado May First Stadium, or May Day Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, completed on May 1, 1989. It is regarded as the largest stadium in the world by capacity which is followed by Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata,India.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.07, 125.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1989 establishments in North Korea, Athletics (track and field) venues in North Korea, Event venues established in 1989, Football venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea, National stadiums, Sports venues completed in 1989, Sports venues in Pyongyang

Quote of the moment

People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.

Dagobert D. Runes