North Korea (officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea or DPRK) is a country in East Asia located on the northern half of the Korean Peninsula, lying between Korea Bay and the East Sea (Sea of Japan). It borders China to the north, Russia to the north east and South Korea to the south.
Wonsan (원산, 元山市) is a city in the Donghae Coast region of North Korea.
P'yŏngyang (평양 Pyeongyang), with about 2,750,000 inhabitants, is the capital city of North Korea. It is on the Taedong River in the southwest of the country.