You can only visit North Korea on an organised tour, either on a pre-planned itinerary, or on something more tailored. The author travelled with Lupine Travel, www.lupinetravel. co.uk, based in the UK. Another option is Koryo Tours, http://koryogroup.com, with an office in Beijing and many years of experience dealing with the country.
A LITTLE PERSONAL ATTENTION Slope preparation – North Korean style. It appeared that the snowcats were either out of action or out of fuel.