Monthly Archive: April, 2012

My hotel room

in the Pothonggang Hotel. I stayed twice in that hotel, both times in room 306. On arrival the first time, the heat was on in the room. It was a comfortable 70 degrees… Continue reading

Father and Son (or rather: Grandfather and Father)

Kim Jung Il is on the left and his father, Kim Il Song is on the right. They’re shown on the Okryu bridge, famous in Pyongyang, with the even-more-famous Juche Tower in the… Continue reading