Nowhere is the tension between North and South Korea more palpable than in the no man’s land known as the demilitarized zone, or DMZ. As the only divided nation on earth, only 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) separate the North from the South in what is the ... 

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MAC Conference Room Row

March 2015

The moments were tense as we stood watching towards the North Korean side of the MAC Conference Room Row. One member of my group took a step forward and our United Nations Command Battalion security escort immediately directed him to step back. An Armisitce of 50+ years stands in balance.

Military Artifacts

March 2015

This was one of many historic military equipment artifacts which I was able to inspect on my private tour.

A picture with an active duty member of the ROK.

March 2015

This photo was taken with a Lieutenant at a strategic overlook just outside the DMZ in the and quot;Civilian Control Zone and quot; on the way to the North Korea Spy Commando Invasion route. I was able to watch from an active duty guard tower while hearing artillary and automatic machine gun fire in the distance.

Lunch!

March 2015

Both roasted duck and smoked duck being grilled at the table over wood coals. Potatoes were roasting with the coals. The side dishes of various types of kimchee and sauces were superlative!

My tour guide and quot;Shrek and quot; and me

March 2015

A picture of my tour guide and quot;code name and quot; and quot;Shrek and quot; and me at an overlook.

DMZ Collage

January 2015

Can almost see Kim Jong-Un

The Korean Ginseng Centre.

December 2014

We rushed through all of the sites as the DMZ so that we could come back and spend 40 minutes here. They briefly tell you about ginseng and then put you in a room where you're hounded by sales people for around 20 minutes trying to sell you the stuff. Our guide didn't take our hints...

MAC Conference Room in the JSA

November 2014

Tour group photo--available to purchase for ~$20US.

View of North Korea from observatory.

October 2014

Taken from stop at observatory. View into North Korea.

South Korean Army

August 2014

Christian L
United Kingdom

Military escort during our tour.

JSA

August 2014

Christian L
United Kingdom

JSA with North Korea in front of us.

DMZ

July 2014

Anonymous

Anonymous

Having fun with a statue in the DMZ

Empty train station to North Korea

June 2014

Empty train station to North Korea

DMZ 3rd Infiltration tunnel entrance

June 2014

DMZ 3rd Infiltration tunnel entrance

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