Deep Beneath the Streets of Pyongyang

This is the thirteenth in a multi-part blog on North Korea. You can find the others here

 

Every first world metropolis needs a subway, and the Great Leader’s urban paradise is no different. But as with everything else, the North Koreans went a little overboard. Other world cities pride themselves on having functional transportation systems. Pyongyang’s exists as yet another monument to the glorification of the Fatherland.