Most Secretive Metro in the World


Modeled after Moscow’s opulent subway system, it includes marble and stone accents and lavish chandeliers. The fixtures hanging from the ceiling of Puhung are rumored to weigh 4 tons each. Kim Il Sung is quoted to have said that “The system was built to provide for a civilized and convenient life to the people” so no expense was spared in decorating the metro’s interior.