Pyongan is one of the historic provinces of Korea, now broken up into North Pyŏngan, South P'yŏngan and the separately administered capital city Pyongyang.
The Donghae Coast is a region of North Korea stretching along the entire east coast of the North Korean part of the peninsula.
The Baekdu Mountains are a range in the northern part of North Korea spanning the provinces of Ryanggang and Chagang that are of huge symbolic importance to many Koreans.
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. - Marcel Proust