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But Does It Work? Dictator Unveils Country's First 'Smartphone'

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.12.2013 | World

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un recently announced the launch of his nation's first "smartphone," despite the fact that most North Koreans cannot acce...

North Korea, Inside Out

Debbie Pappyn | Posted 07.29.2013 | Travel
Debbie Pappyn

In 2013, the curious traveler who wants to experience one of the last Communist dynasties should book a ticket to Pyongyang, the capital of the Democratic People's Republic of North Korea (DPRK).

12 Stunning Photos From North Korea's Epic Mass Games

The Huffington Post | Carlo Davis | Posted 07.23.2013 | World

North Korea's mass games have returned, and there is truly nothing like them. For five nights a week from now until September 9, thousands of North Ko...

NKorea's Arirang Festival Kicks Off With War Victory Theme

Agence France Presse | | Posted 09.22.2013 | World

North Korea has launched its annual Arirang festival, featuring tens of thousands of performers in a highly-choreographed display of patriotism and su...

100,000 Participants, 6 Months... And One Performance

Posted 01.23.2013 | Arts

"Arirang" is a North Korean performance ritual whereby approximately 100,000 citizens practice for six months to perfect a two-hour mosaic in motion. ...

North Korea Launches Massive Dance And Gymnastics Show

AP | Posted 10.02.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korea has launched a massive synchronized dance and gymnastics show meant to glorify its leaders and unify its people ahea...

A 30-Year Old Artisan Kimchi Brand Ready For Non-Korean Palates

Liza de Guia | Posted 08.20.2011 | Food
Liza de Guia

"Arirang Kimchi, for 30 years, has been in Korean markets in the East Coast area. I decided to make it my responsibility to make the brand known to no...