Several images and videos of Chinese tourists taken in North Korea were revealed through social media Thursday, coinciding with Xi’s arrival.
|Tourists from China pose for photos before the Three Charters monument in the North Korean capital Pyongyang (AFP-Yonhap)|
|Ordinary Chinese pay travel companies around $360 for a standard three-day trip to North Korea (AFP-Yonhap)|
|The Chinese People's Volunteer Army Memorial Friendship Tower in Pyongyang is a regular stop for new waves of Chinese tourists (AFP-Yonhap)|
|At the industry`s peak, 2,000 tourists a day were arriving in North Korea (AFP-Yonhap)|
|Kim Il Sung square in Pyongyang is one of the highlights of tours of the North Korean capital (AFP-Yonhap)|
|Tourism is not among sectors targeted by UN sanctions on North Korea (AFP-Yonhap)|
By Choi Ji-won (email@example.com)