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Yanggang-ni Destination Guide

Delve into Yanggang-ni in North Korea!

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Yanggang-ni in the region of North Korea (general) is a city in North Korea close to Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Yanggang-ni in North Korea

Current time in Yanggang-ni is now 01:14 PM (Tuesday). 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 Chongo. While being here, make sure to check out as well. 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

15°C / 60 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1022.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 25th of October 2017
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Thursday, 26th of October 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 16°C (62 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Friday, 27th of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)

Videos

Pyongyang Airport (DPRK)

01:01 min ( February 25, 2012 by nilov71)
Views: 80,264 - Rating: 4.53846/5

Don´t miss the mighty Duty Free Shop! I also recommend: "Morning siren in Pyongyang" youtu.be "Propaganda car in Pyongyang" youtu.be "The mighty Ryugyong hotel in Pyongyang" youtu.be (26/7-11 - 2/8-1...

Dear Leader Kim Jong Il in China

14:35 min ( July 18, 2011 by krlddotpl)
Views: 13,440 - Rating: 2.06122/5

Dear Leader Kim Jong Il in China


Pyongyang roller coaster of death

02:51 min ( December 03, 2009 by Lindsay Fincher)
Views: 29,933 - Rating: 0/5

Riding the roller coaster at the Mangyongdae Fun Fair in Pyongyang, North Korea www.lindsayfincher.com

Mangyongdae Fun Fair - Pyongyang North ...

03:24 min ( May 13, 2010 by Lindsay Fincher)
Views: 203,731 - Rating: 0/5

Mangyongdae Fun Fair footage from the official North Korean Tourism DVD of my September 2009 trip. www.lindsayfincher.com


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Interesting facts about this location

Yanggakdo International Hotel

Yanggakdo International Hotel is one of the largest working hotels and the second tallest building in North Korea, after the Ryugyong Hotel. The hotel is located on Yanggakdo (Yanggak Island), two kilometers to the south-east of the center of Pyongyang, the nation's capital. It rises to an overall height of 170 metres and sports a slowly revolving restaurant on the 47th floor. The hotel is said to contain 1,000 rooms and a total floor space of 87,870 square metres .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Pyongyang, Buildings and structures with revolving restaurants, Hotel buildings completed in 1992, Hotels established in 1995, Hotels in North Korea, Skyscraper hotels, Skyscrapers between 150 and 199 meters, Skyscrapers in North Korea

Koryo Hotel

The Koryo Hotel is the second largest operating hotel in North Korea. The twin-towered building is 143 metres (469 ft) tall and contains 43 stories. Erected in 1985 under the scrutiny of Kim Il-sung, it was intended to "showcase the glory and strength of the DPRK. " The hotel's extravagance is exemplified by its entryway, which consists of a 9-metre (30 ft) wide jade dragon's mouth that leads into an expansive lobby dominated by a mosaic of North Korean cultural symbols.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Pyongyang, Buildings and structures with revolving restaurants, Hotel buildings completed in 1986, Hotels in North Korea, Skyscraper hotels, Skyscrapers between 100 and 149 meters, Skyscrapers in North Korea, Twin towers

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 39, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 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

Juche Tower

The Juche Tower (officially the Tower of the Juche Idea) is a monument in Pyongyang, North Korea. The tower is named after the principle of Juche, developed by Kim Il Sung as a blend of autarky, self-reliance, nationalism, Korean traditionalism, and Marxism-Leninism. Completed in 1982, it is sited on the eastern bank of the River Taedong, directly opposite Kim Il Sung Square which is situated on the other side of the river. It was made to commemorate Kim Il Sung's 70th birthday.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1982, Buildings and structures in Pyongyang, Monuments and memorials in North Korea, National symbols of North Korea, Towers in North Korea, Visitor attractions in Pyongyang

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, 125.75 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Government of North Korea, National legislatures, Parliaments by country, Supreme People's Assembly, Unicameral legislatures

Quote of the moment

I soon realized that no journey carries one far unless, as it extends into the world around us, it goes an equal distance into the world within.

Lillian Smith