• I'm an American who lived in North Korea for a month - and the biggest challenge I faced during my time there was psychological

    10 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Travis Jeppesen, author of "See You Again in Pyongyang: A Journey into Kim Jong Un's North Korea," is the first American to complete a university program in North Korea.
    His biggest challenge of living in North Korea for a month was never being alone.
    Foreigners traveling to North Korea are assigned guides who stay by their side the entire duration of their stay.
    Jeppesen describes never being able to let your guard down as "exhausting." While those born in North Korea are used to it, having to self-censor can be mentally challenging for an outsider.
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