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Yangsong-ni Destination Guide

Discover Yangsong-ni in North Korea!

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Yangsong-ni in the region of P'yŏngan-namdo is a place located in North Korea - some 34 mi (or 55 km) North-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

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Local time in Yangsong-ni is now 01:41 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Incheon, Yonji-ri or Sinuiju. When in this area, you might want to check out Yongyol-li, Yongyong-ni, Yongul-li, Yongo-ri, Yongnam-ni and Nogangjin as well. We found some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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This dog is truly amazing, as it can tell a left-hand throw from a right hand pitch! In addition, the stupid animal loves to play ball, but it never gives the ball back, you have have to pry it from i...

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Interesting facts about this location

Songam Cavern

Songam Cavern is a major tourist venue in North Korea. It consists of 17 well-lit karst caves full of picturesque stone formations including stalactites and stalagmites. The cavern is located in Kaech'ŏn-si, South Pyongan Province. Among the 70 scenic sites within the caverns are the flower gate (Kkotmun Dong), a waterfall (Phokpho Dong), an underground snowscape (Solgyong Dong) and a series of geological curiosities named Kiam Dong. The venue is lighted and air conditioned.

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Located at 39.48, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Caves of North Korea, Kaechon, Limestone caves, South Pyongan, Tourism in North Korea

Opa Station

Opa Station is the central railway station for Pyongwon County, North Korea. It is located on the Pyongui Line, which was formed from part of the Gyeongui Line to accommodate the shift of the capital from Seoul to Pyongyang.

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Located at 39.48, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in North Korea

Chongju

Chongju (also Jongju) is a si, or city, in southern North Pyongan province, North Korea. Prior to 1994, it was designated as a kun or county. The terrain is mostly level, but mountainous in the north. To the south lies the Chongju Plain, where the hills do not rise above 200 metres. Chongju also includes approximately 10 islands in the Yellow Sea. Some 40 percent of Chongju is covered by coniferous forestland.

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Located at 39.48, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Cities in North Pyongan

Battle of Pakchon

The Battle of Pakchon (5 November 1950), also known as the Battle of Bochuan, took place ten days after the start of the Chinese First Phase Offensive, following the entry of the People's Volunteer Army into the Korean War. The offensive reversed the United Nations (UN) advance towards the Yalu River which had occurred after their intervention in the wake of the North Korean invasion of South Korea at the start of the war.

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Located at 39.48, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:1950 in Korea, Battles involving North Korea, Battles of the Korean War, Battles of the Korean War involving Australia, Battles of the Korean War involving China, Battles of the Korean War involving the United Kingdom, Battles of the Korean War involving the United States, Conflicts in 1950

Anju, South Pyongan

Anju-si is a city in the South Pyongan province of North Korea at the coordinates of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:39.62|N|125.66|E||||| | |name= }}. Its population was 240,117 in 2008. The Ch'ongch'on River passes through Anju. Anju lies near large deposits of anthracite coal, and contains one of the largest coal production facilities in the country. The deposits contain more than 130 million metric tons of coal.

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Located at 39.48, 125.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Cities in South Pyongan