Posts Tagged ‘ North Korea ’

Saturday snippets: 5th January 2019

Jan 5th, 2019 | By

Away from the grey murk that has hung over much of the UK since Chrsitmas, Adrian looks at Central America and the Caribbean for warmth.

North Korea after thirty years

Mar 3rd, 2017 | By

There are few enough people who have holidayed in North Korea. There are even fewer that have visited it more than once. But Regent Holidays has just clocked up a thirty-two year relationship with the country.

Holidaying in North Korea

Nov 4th, 2014 | By

I don’t remember a tourism campaign from North Korea before but expect to see specialised tour operators and travel agents promoting the country next year.

Green Tourism in a Demilitarised Zone

Dec 7th, 2009 | By

The interest in green/environmental/sustainable tourism has grown massively over the last decade and just about every destination preaches its green credentials. Brighton, for example, has been voted green capital of the UK. Kent has recently won £700,000 funding from the European Union for “coastal actions on sustainable tourism” whatever that means and Anglesey received funds a little while ago for coastal improvements. From further afield comes an example from South Korea where it is suggested that the demilitarised zone between North and South Korea becomes an ecological preservation area to protect wildlife.