North Korea is a country in east Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula, bordering China, Russia, and South Korea. Its capital and largest city is Pyongyang. North Korea is a member of the United Nations. Its Unesco World Heritage Sites are the Historic Sites and Monuments in Kaesong and the Complex of Goguryeo Tombs.
Worth a visit are the Mansudae monument site, the Friendship Exhibition, the Kumsusan Memorial Palace, the many war memorials, the monuments to the Great Leader and the Workers Party of Korea, the various museums, Panmunjom, and many more.