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Visiting Korea hasn't ever looked so good. As if Hallyu enthusiasts did no longer have already got millions of reasons to discuss with Korea, a up to date video released by way of the Korean Tourism Organization (KTO), had more than 20 million perspectives in 3 months, in line with the Korean media outlet Yonhap News.
And the participation of Lee Min Ho has so much to do with it.
So far, the You Tube video that stars Lee is KTO"s maximum viewed promotional video. The video garnered seven million perspectives in not up to 3 weeks and 22 million perspectives in 3 months. and because there are other versions for other countries, that number would possibly stay growing, as enthusiasts would like to view all the to be had versions.
The "Korea, let your tale begin" video have become once produced to draw more site guests to Korea by way of introducing the country"s primary tourist attractions, classic foods and attire.
The video first presentations more than a few cultural, ancient and lately stylish sites during Korea, adding villages in Busan and Jeonju, temples in Yeongju and the futuristic DDP Design Plaza featured in k-dramas akin to "You Who Came From The Stars."
Lee Min Ho have become once featured in shots close to the Chunggye River, Seocheon and Samcheong areas. The video covers no longer handiest the conventional reasons that tourists have for visiting Korea yet also gives a heavy dose of Hallyu charm with the presence of Lee Min Ho.
The actor have become a celeb with his appearance in the drama "Boys Over Flowers." After that he seemed in the dramas "Personal Taste," urban Hunter," "Faith: The great Doctor" and "The Heirs." He recently filmed his first film "Gangnam Blues" and should soon seem in "The Bounty Hunter."
It"s fitting that Lee is the face of Korea. He have become the Public Ambassador for the Korean Tourism Campaign in July 2015. He will serve as the honorary ambassador for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. He is understood for his involvement in humanitarian causes, having install the PROMIZ web site online to lift awareness and inspire donation for social and humanitarian causes. Sales at the site receive advantages charity projects.
Lee is particularly smartly enjoyed in China. He is so widely known in China that his ambassadorship for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have become once reported at the Chinese CCTV. He"s the maximum followed Korean megastar at the Chinese social media site Weibo, with the Sina Weibo Score reporting that he had over 27 million fans as of April 2015.