Anxious Times at the Border September 12th 2009 After being awakened to many aspects of North Korea - the passionate pursuit of a military policy and panegyrics about the Great Leader being two examples - there were more revelations as we concluded our North Korean odyssey. One was the extremely proud nature of the North Korean people. This extended to a great pride about their history, and they make great efforts to preserve and display thei ... read more
Asia » North Korea » Pyongyang An independent kingdom under Chinese suzerainty for most of the past millennium, Korea was occupied by Japan in 1905 following the Russo-Japanese War; five years later, Japan formally annexed the entire peninsula. Following World War II, Korea was sp... ... read more
Passionate about travelling and discovering the world, especially destinations that many consider to be dangerous. With redundancy payout in hand and with no itinerary and no destination - I wonder where the road will lead.
Current Location: Crossing the Atlantic
In collaboration with the The World Explorers Bureau I'm delivering three presentations aboard a Celebrity Cruises Transatlantic Voyage... full info