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2016 Korea Tourism TVC of Song Joong Ki

Enjoy your Creative Korea’ is a new TVC by Korea Tourism Organization featuring Hallyu star, Song Joong Ki.

‘Enjoy your Creative Korea’ introduces a variety of creative attractions you can experience in Korea.

Meet the creative people
Taste the creative cuisine
Feel the creative vibe
Love the creative nightlife

Enjoy your Creative Korea!

Here is the full 60 seconds Korea Tourism TVC!

 

Watch the special scenes of Song Joong Ki that were not shown in the official TVC, the online exclusive!

 

In 2014, a Korea Tourism TV ad featured global KPOP group, BigBang (watch it here) and in 2015, it featured Hallyu star, Lee Min Ho (watch it here).

Follow Imagine Your Korea on Facebook  and Instagram (@imagineyourkorea), and their website.

Follow Korea Tourism Organization on Facebook and Twitter, and Visit Korea’s website.

For Filipinos, you can follow the Korea Tourism Organization – Manila Office’s Facebook page, Twitter, and KakaoTalk (@ktomanila) for more local updates on Korea tourism, events, and promos.

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Korea Tourism Organization’s K-Style Hub

Korea Tourism Organization‘s K-Style Hub, opened in April of 2016, is a one-stop complex that has the information to meet all tourists’ needs, from a tourist information center to various experience zones, exhibition halls and even sales of local specialty products!

The hub is divided into four segments, with the Tourist Information Center found at second level, Korean Food Exhibition and Experience Halls on the third and forth levels respectively, as well as an Art Market Hall on the fifth level. The biggest attraction of K-Style Hub lies in the fact that visitors may enjoy the Korean food culture through various hands-on programs.

Watch the glimpse of the new culture spot you would not want to miss during your visit to Korea!

 

Build memories with KPOP stars, taste Korean foods, try on a Hanbok – the traditional Korean attire, all in one day!

More detailed information about the hub at their website.

  • ☞ Address: KTO Seoul Office 2F-5F | 40, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul,
  • ☞ Directions: Jonggak Station (Seoul Subway Line 1), Exit 5 and walk for about 4-min. / Euljiro 1(il)-ga Station (Seoul Subway Line 2), Exit 2 and walk for about 5-min. / Gwanghwamun Station (Seoul Subway Line 5), Exit 5 and walk for about 8-min.
  • ☞ Operating hours: 10:00-18:00
    ※ Closed on every Tuesdays. Tourism Information Center (2F) 09:00-20:00 (Open all year round)
  • ☞ Website: www.visitkorea.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Russian)
  • ☞ Inquiries
    Korean Food Exhibition Hall: +82-2-6053-7179 (English, Japanese, Chinese)
    – Korean Food Experience: +82-2-6053-7177/7179 (English), +82-2-6053-7178~7179 (Japanese), +82-2-6053-7179 (Chinese)
  • ☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Follow Imagine Your Korea on Facebook  and Instagram (@imagineyourkorea), and their website.

Follow Korea Tourism Organization on Facebook and Twitter, and Visit Korea’s website.

For Filipinos, you can follow the Korea Tourism Organization – Manila Office’s Facebook page, Twitter, and KakaoTalk (@ktomanila) for more local updates on Korea tourism, events, and promos.

Teasers of Korea Tourism Ad of Song Joong Ki

Imagine Your Korea is the Korea Tourism Organization‘s brand slogan and brand identity designed to better promote and communicate Korea’s tourist attractions to international tourists.

In 2014, a Korea Tourism TV ad featured global KPOP group, BigBang (watch it here) and in 2015, it featured Hallyu star, Lee Min Ho (watch it here).

Here are the new TV ad teasers featuring Song Joong Ki, a popular Hallyu star as well as the honorary ambassador of Korea Tourism of 2016!

Are you ready to travel to Korea with him?

Teaser 1

Teaser 2

Watch out for the full 5-minute Korea Tourism TV ad soon as well as the behind the scenes during filming.

Follow Imagine Your Korea on Facebook  and Instagram (@imagineyourkorea), and their website.

Follow Korea Tourism Organization on Facebook and Twitter, and Visit Korea’s website.

For Filipinos, you can follow the Korea Tourism Organization – Manila Office’s Facebook page, Twitter, and KakaoTalk (@ktomanila) for more local updates on Korea tourism, events, and promos.

Imagine Your Korea: Korea’s New Brand Slogan

The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) launched the new tourism logo and slogan “Imagine Your Korea” last July 22, 2014.

source: KTO

source: KTO

The new brand identity “Imagine your Korea” was designed to better promote and communicate Korea’s tourist attractions to international visitors. The new slogan encapsulates Korea’s diverse natural, historical and cultural aspects and the new logo uses traditional Korean design aspects, as the vibrant colors on the letter “K” were inspired from seakdong, the colorful stripes seen on hanbok (traditional Korean clothes).  source: VisitKorea website

Visit www.imagineyourkorea.com to learn more about the details of Korea’s new brand slogan.

The launched also revealed a new tourism TV ad featuring the globally known KPOP group BIGBANG.  The ad shows the members introducing popular sites and fun experiences such as skiing underneath the moon, exploring nature, enjoying K-pop concerts and shopping.

Checkout the ad and Imagine Your Korea with BIGBANG!

 

In relation with the slogan launched, buzz Korea which is KTO’s global campaign and integrated online community site that reveals Korea’s attractions and various Korea-related contents through social media has an event called “To:ur Imagination.” Aside from BigBang’s ad, foreign celebrities –  Mario Maurer (Thailand), Xin Jiang (China), Ebina Kenichi (Japan) and Michelle Phan (U.S.A.) also introduced their 4 days and 3 nights tour program in Korea and the videos of their trip were shared on the To:ur Imagination website.

Participate in the event from July 15 – August 31, 2014 and get a chance to WIN A FREE TRIP TO KOREA and make your imagination come true.  KTO will select 8 grand prize winners on a 4-day trip to Korea in October or November. Other prizes such as an iPad mini, MCM backpacks and signed Big Bang CDs will also be given away! For more information, check out www.tourimagination.com.

Be a fan of the Facebook pages of buzz KOREA and Korea Tourism Organization for more info about KOREA, events, and contests.
http://www.facebook.com/buzzkorea
http://www.facebook.com/koreatourism

Follow them on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/ibuzzkorea
http://twitter.com/KoreanTravel

Visit their websites:
http://www.ibuzzkorea.com/eng/
http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/enu/index.kto

Subscribe to their official Youtube channels:
http://www.youtube.com/ibuzzkorea
http://www.youtube.com/visitkorea

 

[To:Ur Imagination] BIGBANG Invites You to Korea and Win a Free Trip to Korea

Korea Tourism Organization recently launched its new slogan “Imagine Your Korea,” which was created to reflect the changing needs of international visitors to Korea and in relation to this, a brand campaign started last July 15, 2014 that featured a TV commercial with globally known KPOP band, BIGBANG.

BBImagineYourKorea

Check out the video campaign of the members of BIGBANG – G-Dragon, T.O.P, Taeyang, Daesung, and Seungri as they give you ideas on what to do in Korea.

Imagine Your Korea with BIGBANG!

In correlation with the slogan launched, buzz Korea which is KTO’s global campaign and integrated online community site that reveals Korea’s attractions and various Korea-related contents through social media has an event called “To:ur Imagination.” This promotion was created to encourage foreign tourists to have more interest in visiting Korea and is endorsed by BIGBANG (Korea). Foreign celebrities –  Mario Maurer (Thailand), Xin Jiang (China), Ebina Kenichi (Japan) and Michelle Phan (U.S.A.) introduced their 4 days and 3 nights tour program in Korea and the videos of their trip were shared on the To:ur Imagination website.

Participate in the event from July 15 – August 31, 2014 and get a chance to WIN A FREE TRIP TO KOREA and make your imagination come true.  KTO will select 8 grand prize winners on a 4-day trip to Korea in October or November. Other prizes such as an iPad mini, MCM backpacks and signed Big Bang CDs will also be given away! For more information, check out www.tourimagination.com.

Be a fan of the Facebook pages of buzz KOREA and Korea Tourism Organization for more info about KOREA, events, and contests.
http://www.facebook.com/buzzkorea
http://www.facebook.com/koreatourism

Follow them on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/ibuzzkorea
http://twitter.com/KoreanTravel

Visit their websites:
http://www.ibuzzkorea.com/eng/
http://english.visitkorea.or.kr/enu/index.kto

Subscribe to their official Youtube channels:
http://www.youtube.com/ibuzzkorea
http://www.youtube.com/visitkorea

[Info] Jay Park and SHINee on the cover of Sparking magazine

KPOP fans, don’t forget to grab a copy of Sparkling magazine summer 2012 issue featuring Jay Park and SHINee on its back-to-back cover.

This issue covers a lot of the latest in the Korean scene from Bench endorsers Super Junior‘s Siwon and Donghae, Song Joong Ki, Sunny Hill, 2AM, BIGBANG, CN BLUE, Dalmatian, MBLAQ, UKISS, and YouTube star David Choi.

It also comes with a free Jay Park and Super Junior posters!

The magazine is only P150 and will hit the stands the week of July 23.

Photo credit to: Sparkling Magazine