Travel News: Press Releases

Successful end to the Korea Tourism Organization’s participation at World Travel Market

The Korea Tourism Organization had a very successfully 3 days at this leading global travel show being head in London ExCel from 6th to 8th November. The Korea Tourism stand, which was visited by thousands of attendees at the show, included a wide range of Olympic interactive activities that visitors enjoyed and engaged with, included curling, creating Olympic medals and Continue Reading . . .

Feel the Winter Olympics with Korea Tourism Organization at WTM

The Korea Tourism Organization is exhibiting at World Travel Market. Mr. Changsoo Jung. The CEO of the organization is attending the show that is held for 3 days from 6th to 8th November at London ExCel. The KTO is focusing on promoting the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at the show and introducing Korea tourism through activities and interaction on Continue Reading . . .

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Korea Tourism Organization London office has launched a YouTube campaign using its promotional videos ‘8 faces of Korea, 8 type of trip’ which were released this summer, featuring 8 types of holiday in Korea. The campaign showcases personalised itineraries and various themed trips such as romance, adventure, thrills and so on. The videos introduce must-to-do experiences and unique locations for Continue Reading . . .

Korea’s cruise tourism to be promoted at Birmingham Cruise Show

Korea Tourism Organization London office will be exhibiting at the Cruise Show in Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre on 16-17 September to promote Korea and cruises to the region with Jetline Cruise, a cruise specialist agent in the UK. Over 2,000,000 cruise passengers visited Korea last year and arrivals have been increasing by 80% year on year for the last 5 Continue Reading . . .

Korean culture wave across Scandinavia

The Korea Tourism Organization’s (KTO) London Office is attending the Korean Culture Festival in Stockholm on 12th August. The festival is hosted by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Sweden and the KTO London office and other Korean organizations will be attending to help promote Korean culture. The event will attract 20,000 people through a comprehensive programme including Continue Reading . . .

8 faces of Korea, 8 types of trip

The Korea Tourism Organization launched eight new themed videos as a new tourism promotional campaign on July 25, featuring 8 types of holiday in Korea. The videos range from ‘Signature Korea’, featuring Korea’s main historical highlights to ‘Thriller Korea’ showing some of the unusual and exciting experiences available to visitors. The videos are aimed at different sectors of the market and designed Continue Reading . . .

Enjoy Your Trip to Korea from Wherever You Are!

KTO London launched its brand new GoKorea website The Korea Tourism Organization’s London Office has launched a brand new GoKorea website(www.gokorea.co.uk), which is designed to draw visitors in by offering a more interactive and enjoyable experience. The website offers the latest travel news, suggested itineraries, a list of UK tour operators selling South Korea as well as useful e-books & Continue Reading . . .

K-pop hit London – everything from Korean food to 2018 PyeongChang Olympics

  The London Korean Festival was held at the National exhibition hall at Olympia London on Saturday 8th July. The festival was a great success with 12,000 visitors and received very positive feedback from the attendees. The festivities included a wide range of Korean culture and arts, tourism, food, the martial art Taekwondo, B-boys and K-pop concert. The Korea Tourism Continue Reading . . .

‘LONDON KOREAN FESTIVAL in Olympia London’ 8 July 2017 11.00 – 22.00

On 8th July, 2017, the ‘London Korean Festival’ will be held in Olympia London. The festival will be a great opportunity to introduce the Korean culture and the forthcoming PyeongChang2018 Winter Olympics. The event is divided between daytime activities and an evening programme, which combined will comprehensively introduce Korean culture, art and tourism. The Korea Tourism Organisation is planning to Continue Reading . . .

London embraces ‘PyeongChang2018 Winter Olympic Games’ road show fever

Korea Tourism Organization in collaboration with the PyeongChang2018 Winter Olympic Committee brought the PyeongChang2018 Winter Games Road Show to the palatial surroundings of the Four Seasons Hotel London. In the presence of H.E. Mr. Joonkook Hwang, the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the UK, the CEO of Korea Tourism Mr. Chang Soo Jung and Mr. Hyung Koo Yeo, Continue Reading . . .