What is your first association when someone says North Korea? Though regime and a death sentence for spitting a chewing gum out in the street. You might not be far from truth, but prepare to have your beliefs changed, as you will see one other, never before seen, face of this, as British Telegraph says in its article, communist enclave.
As a part of what seems to be an (unofficial) PR stunt, GoPro company attached a camera to a moving car to record the first ever, government-controlled, tour of Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea. The filmer was Aram Pan, a 37-years old Singaporean resident who received special permissions from the DPRK government. He had a camera attached to the car and drove around the city for a little over twenty minutes.
What I personally find striking is the fact that, if you see the whole video, there is almost no advertising in the city. No billboards, no bus stop advertising, no any form of advertizing, or at least I didn't notice it. The media around the world are, judging by this video, reporting that it is also missing people in the street. I, however, found this very incorrect. But you can judge for yourself. Here’s the video: