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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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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?

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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.

K-Travel Bus: Discover Korea’s Hidden Charms Out of Seoul

The K-Travel Bus program has been launched and started full-scale on March 25, 2016 with the subsequent campaign of 2016–2018 Visit Korea Year, offering a foreigner-exclusive coach bus traveling a 2-day round trip from Seoul to South Korea’s famous local attractions in Daegu, Gangwon Province, Southern Jeolla Province, Northern Gyeongsang Province, the Southeast Region, and the city picked as “This Year’s Tourism Site.” New courses are planned to be added.

Take a wonderful trip in Korea on the K-Travel Bus now, and don’t worry a thing about transportation, lodging, and even translation.

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For more information on the courses and reserving a seat on the bus, visit the official website. You can also follow them on Facebook for updates and promos.

Here is Hallyu Star, Jung Il Woo, the Honorary Ambassador of K-Travel Bus inviting you to explore Korea on K-Travel Bus.

 

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.

K-Smile: Korea smiles and the world smiles back

In July of 2015, the Korea Tourism Organization through its tourism brand Imagine Your Korea produced a well-received promotional video starring Hallyu star, Lee Min Ho, which showcased the nation’s major attractions. The video garnered 7 million views in its first three weeks on YouTube.

The K-Smile campaign was also launched in October of 2015 to maintain the positive momentum for the rest of 2015 and the years ahead. This includes the 2016-2018 Visit Korea Campaign and the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics, both of which are expected to draw a large influx of tourists.

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K-Smile Campaign:  A friendliness campaign with nationwide participation.

A campaign to promote a welcoming atmosphere with kindness and smiles towards tourists to encourage them to visit Korea again.

For more information, visit the K-Smile Campaign website.

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.

2016-2018 Visit Korea Year

A 3-year plan established for the 2016–2018 Visit Korea Year. Staged by the Visit Korea Committee, the campaign of the “2010–2012 Visit Korea Year” served as a great contributor to the achievement of the goal of attracting 10 million foreign tourists.

Based on their experience, its subsequent campaign, the 2016–2018 Visit Korea Year, is expected to lead to an even greater success by taking the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Games Olympics as a timely opportunity. The new goal is to attract 20 million foreign tourists to South Korea.
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VISION:  The world keeps coming back to Korea!

THEME EVENTS:   2016 K-Food, 2017 K-Stay, and 2018 K-Culture.

Here are the reasons why you should visit Korea!

Experience Korea first-hand through different events such as ‘Korea Grand Sale,’ ‘K-Travel Bus,’ and various annual themed-events.  Experience the charming smile of Korea through the K-smile campaign.

South Korea, a country full of diverse beauty and charms that everyone wants to visit again.

 

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.

Korea Tourism Organization Greeting Card

I’m back from hiatus! Time flies, it has already been more than half of the year of 2016. I just want to share the New Year Greeting Card for 2016 that I received from Korea Tourism Organization as an avid Korea Tourism supporter.  I am thankful that my efforts are being appreciated.

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Love Korea? Want to know more on Korean tradition and culture, food, and the latest about the country? Planning a trip? You can follow the following SNS accounts and websites. These are up-to-date sources about Korea from travel news and guides, Korean culture, Hallyu, and everything.

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.

Free Admission to the Grand KPOP Festival on September in Seoul

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Korea (MCST) and Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) are organizing a large-scale free KPOP concert called Grand KPOP Festival for international visitors that will be held on September 4, 2015 at the Seoul Olympic Stadium. This is to promote the Korea Grand Sale 2015, which will run from August 14 to October 31, 2015.

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The KPOP stars lineup includes Girls’ Generation, CN Blue, SHINee’s Taemin, BEAST, EXO’s Chen, BTOB, Block B, and EXID. The visitors can also try sample traditional Korean hansik dishes and try on traditional Korean hanbok clothes.

Starting August 20, 2015, free admission coupons will be distributed to the first 30,000 who registers online at www.grandkpopfestival.com. (Please be patient as many people are trying to access the site). You can register for up to four persons on one coupon but have to submit their passport information. Once registered, a printed screencapture of the coupon will be accepted if you are having a hard time printing the coupon.

More information at the Grand KPOP Festival website.

I’m envious of those who will be in Seoul at that time. How I wish I am there to watch the concert as it is for free!

Lee Min Ho for 2015 Korea Tourism TVC

Imagine Your Korea, the Korea Tourism Organization, brand slogan was launched in July of 2014 and the brand identity was designed to better promote and communicate Korea’s tourist attractions to international tourists.

The launched last year for the tourism TV ad featured globally known KPOP group, BigBang. Check out the ‘Imagine Your Korea’ ad for 2014 of BigBang here. 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.

This year, ‘Korea. Your Story’ is a new TVC by KTO featuring none other than Hallyu star, Lee Min Ho. He gained global fame from the Korean drama Boys Over Flowers as Gu Jun Pyo, then became a leading man status through his drama, City Hunter, and the rest is history. Get to know more about about him here.

Here is the 30-second Korea Tourism TVC of Lee Min Ho:

‘Korea. Your Story’ introduces fascinating tourist attractions in Korea. It is directed by an award-winning commercial director Wayne Peng. It introduces various wonders of Korea such as Jejudo Island and Hanok Village.

Here is the full 5-minute Korea Tourism TVC of Lee Min Ho:

Check out the behind the scenes during the 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.