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The Koryo Hotel is the second largest operating hotel in North Korea, the largest being the Yanggakdo Hotel. The Ryugyong Hotel is larger than both, but is not yet operating. The twin-towered Koryo Hotel building is 143 metres tall and contains 43 stories. Erected in 1985 under Kim Il-sung, it was intended to "showcase the glory and strength of the DPRK." Wikipedia

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Tour of the Koryo Hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea

Join me as we tour the Koryo Hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea. Filmed September 7, 2015.

September 20, 2015

Pyongyang Hotels EXPLAINED | North Korea's Top Hotels

Despite what you may have heard, there are a lot of hotels you can stay in as a foreigner visiting Pyongyang. From the popular ...

December 19, 2021

EMPTY NORTH KOREA HOTEL (Strange Experience)

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June 30, 2018

Ryugyong Hotel: North Korea’s Hotel of Doom

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January 30, 2020

Staying In North Korea’s MOST EXPENSIVE Hotel 💲 🏨 | Pyongyang, North Korea

The Pothonggang Hotel is North Korea's most expensive, and fanciest hotel. It's located in Pyongyang, and a night here in this ...

April 10, 2021

North Korea's $750 Million Unfinished Hotel

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March 3, 2021

NORTH KOREA as a Tourist - Pyongyang Day One

9 Bizarre North Korea Facts → https://www.travelcontinuously.com/facts-about-north-korea/ It was day one in North Korea and I ...

May 8, 2019

Why North Korea's 30 Year-Old Hotel Never Opened

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January 8, 2020

A Mysterious Hotel in North Korea Empty Inside

The 105-story Ryugyong Hotel was planned to be the tallest in the world and North Korea's greatest achievement. It's more than ...

June 23, 2020

Ryugyong Hotel EXPLAINED | North Korea's Mysterious Hotel & Modern Pyongyang

The Ryugyong Hotel, often referred to by intrigued foreigners as the Hotel of Doom or by some other demeaning moniker, is the ...

April 2, 2022

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