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Olympic legacy: What happens when the games end?

The Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics are coming to an end, but residents of the region hope the tourists, and the prospect of peace with North Korea, won’t leave with the Games.

All eyes have been on the Olympic venues of Pyeongchang and over the past few weeks.

The area has historically been underdeveloped. But an influx of investment for South Korea’s first Winter Games has changed that.

The question now is, what happens after the Olympics are over?

Al Jazeera’s Natasha Ghoneim reports from Gangwon province on whether the money will keep flowing.