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Sinuiju Destination Guide

Delve into Sinuiju in North Korea!

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Sinuiju in the region of P'yŏngan-bukto with it's 288,112 residents is located in North Korea - some 103 mi (or 166 km) North-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Sinuiju in North Korea

Current time in Sinuiju is now 09:06 PM (Thursday). 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: Daejeon, Seoul, Incheon, Yongch'on, Pyongyang or Minp'o-dong. While being here, make sure to check out Shahezhen, Langtou, Dandong, Songhal-li, Sokha and Yalujiang 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

-3°C / 26 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature -3°C / 26 °F
Evening Temperature -5°C / 23 °F
Night Temperature -16°C / 3 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1023.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Friday, 24th of February 2017
Clear sky.
Clear sky Day: -4°C (26 °F)
Night: -14°C (6 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Clear sky.
Clear sky Day: 1°C (33 °F)
Night: -13°C (9 °F)
Sunday, 26th of February 2017
Clear sky, gentle breeze.
Clear sky Day: -2°C (28 °F)
Night: -13°C (8 °F)

Videos

Crossing the Yalu river by train from Si...

03:53 min ( October 05, 2012 by bresjus)
Views: 144 - Rating: 5/5

From the sober landscape of North-Korea to the big buildings with neon lights in China. A surrealistic experience!

Where the Hell is Matt? 2012 Teaser

00:26 min ( June 14, 2012 by mattharding2718)
Views: 144,943 - Rating: 4.92993/5

There's an all new Where the Hell is Matt video for 2012 coming on Wednesday, June 20th. Watch it here: www.wherethehellismatt.com


Liberation of Khmer Krom land

04:26 min ( June 26, 2009 by DENGZAOPING)
Views: 33,301 - Rating: 4.03448/5

Vietnam asks China to liberate two islands, but yet they have taken over and brutally treated the Khmer Krom people. The land belonged to Cambodia for thousand of years. HCM city was called Prey nokor...

Bridge to No Where: Sinuiju North Korea...

03:20 min ( July 20, 2009 by Caitlin Schultz)
Views: 2,689 - Rating: 4/5

Welcome to Sinuiju, North Korea. No one can enter, no one can leave. It's like a forgotten city on the banks of the Yalu River, opposite Dandong, China. I can't ever forget what I saw there. A Rotterd...


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Interesting facts about this location

Sinuiju

Sinŭiju (Shinŭiju-si) is a city in North Korea, neighboring with Dandong City, China via international border and is the capital of North Pyeongan Province. Part of the city is included in the Sinŭiju Special Administrative Region, which was established in 2002 to experiment with introducing a market economy.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.1, 124.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:China–North Korea border crossings, Cities in North Pyongan, Port cities and towns in North Korea, Sinuiju

Sinuiju Special Administrative Region

Sinŭiju Special Administrative Region is a special administrative region (SAR) of North Korea proclaimed in 2002 (but have not put into de facto operation till now), on the border with China. It was established in September 2002 in an area including parts of Sinŭiju and the surrounding area, in an attempt to introduce market economics, and is directly governed as in the case of "Directly Governed Cities".

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.1, 124.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Directly Governed Cities and Special Administrative Regions of North Korea, Sinuiju

Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge

The Sino-Korea, Sino-Korean, or China-North Korea Friendship Bridge (renamed from Yalu River Bridge in 1990) connects the cities of Dandong, China and Sinŭiju, North Korea, along the China-North Korea border. It was constructed by the imperial Japanese between April 1937 and May 1943, during their occupation of Korea and Manchukuo, to span the Yalu River. One of the few ways to enter or leave North Korea, it carries automobile and rail traffic. Pedestrians are not allowed to cross.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.1, 124.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:AAAA-rated tourist attractions, Bridges completed in 1943, Bridges in China, Bridges in North Korea, Buildings and structures in Dandong, Buildings and structures in Liaoning, China–North Korea border crossings, International bridges, Road-rail bridges, Transport in Liaoning

Sinuiju Stadium

The Sinuiju Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium that is mainly used for events and football (soccer) matches. Its main tenant is the Sinŭiju Locomotive F.C.. The capacity is about 17,500.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.1, 124.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in North Korea, Multi-purpose stadiums in North Korea, Sports venues in North Korea

Battle of Jiuliancheng

The Battle of Jiuliancheng (九連城之戰) was a land battle of the First Sino-Japanese War between the forces of Meiji Japan and Qing China. It is sometimes referred to as the Battle of the Yalu River (鴨緑江作戦), thus creating confusion with the previous naval conflict of the same name of 17 September, and the subsequent naval and ground battles of the Russo-Japanese War, with the same name and occurring at much the same location.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.1, 124.4 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1894 in China, 1894 in Japan, 1894 in Korea, Battles of the First Sino-Japanese War, Conflicts in 1894, History of Manchuria

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