Iknow, this story is fronted by a seemingly paradoxical title – North Korea has long been known as what must be one of the least fun nations in the world, after all. I mean, we’ve all heard stories about the strict laws, poverty is a generally-accepted condition, and you can’t even get on Facebook. No – fun and Pyongyang, the country’s tightly-controlled capital, have not been synonymous. But things are changing. I have now been to North Korea on several different trips, and my most recent visit inspired one main thought in my head: North Koreans know how to have fun.

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