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BTOB and EXO, Korea Tourism Honorary Ambassadors for 2018!

KPOP idol groups, EXO and BTOB are appointed as the 2018 Honorary Ambassadors for Korea Tourism by Korea Tourism Organization!

On February 27, BTOB was officially announced by Korea Tourism Organization as an Honorary Ambassador for 2018. With the theme “Seven members, seven looks of Korea Tour,” BTOB will introduce seven main contents (performance, traditional markets, sports, cruise, events, food, hands-on experiences) that Korea has to offer. BTOB will also promote Korea through various entertaining contents and events throughout the year.

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BTOB as 2018 Honorary Ambassador for Korea Tourism. Photo from KTO.

 

BTOB debuted in 2012 through Cube Entertainment (www.cubeent.co.kr). The group consists of Seo Eun-kwang, Lee Min-hyuk, Lee Chang-sub, Im Hyun-sik, Peniel Shin, Jung Il-hoon, and Yook Sung-jae. BTOB has been active in different areas of entertainment, including music, drama, and musical.

On June 23, EXO was also officially announced by Korea Tourism Organization as Korea Tourism Honorary Ambassador for 2018. EXO members will soon appear as the main cast in six different promotional videos that introduce Korea’s tourism divided in themes of history & tradition, Korean’s everyday life, adventure, trend, healing, and Korean wave.

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EXO as 2018 Honorary Ambassador for Korea Tourism. Photo from KTO.

 

EXO debuted 2012 and is one of the iconic KPOP group under SM Entertainment (www.smtown.com). Currently, it has nine members: Suho, Baekhyun, Chanyeol, D.O., Kai, Sehun, Xiumin, Lay and Chen. EXO won numerous awards in South Korea and other countries, and these include 23 Daesang awards (as of writing), also known as grand prize awards in Korean music industry. The group has been on their concert tour worldwide for four consecutive years now and the members have been active in different areas of entertainment from music, drama, movies and musical.

Both idol groups will use their talents to promote Korea to the world. Looking forward to their promotional ads!

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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2017 Korea Tourism TVC Teaser with Lee Jong Suk

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, it featured global KPOP group, BigBang with ‘Imagine Your Korea – To:ur Imagination’ (watch it here); in 2015, it featured Hallyu star, Lee Min Ho with  ‘Korea. Your Story’ (watch it here); and in 2016, it featured Hallyu star, Song Joong Ki with ‘Enjoy your Creative Korea’ (watch it here).

This year, it is ‘8 faces of Korea, 8 types of trip! What’s your dream trip to Korea?’

Here is the official teaser of the upcoming TVC of Korea Tourism Organization starring Hallyu Star, Korean model-turned actor, Lee Jong Suk, the endorser for 2017 Korea Tourism, sharing his own 8 ways to enjoy Korea.

Stay tuned as each 8 episodes of Korea is coming soon!

Imagine Your Korea, the tourism brand of Korea Tourism has events in their official Facebook and Instagram where you can win Lee Jong Suk goods. If you’re a fan, be to sure to like their SNS accounts and join the event!

Facebook Link: https://www.facebook.com/imagineyourkorea/videos/1390913297670466/

Instagram Link: https://www.instagram.com/p/BWoz_2wH7FT/

Event Period : July 17 ~ July 23, 2017
Event Process :
– Step 1. Watch the video
– Step 2. Share the video and comment below which types of trip you want to travel
Winner Announcement : July 31, 2017
Prize : Lee Jong Suk goods

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.