Travel News: Press Releases

Korea Tourism Organization to promote Korea to European tourists at WTM London

The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) will participate in the World Travel Market (WTM) London from the 5th to 7th of November at ExCeL, promoting travel to Korea with a focus on peace-themed tourism products such as tours of the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ). WTM London, held annually at the end of the year, is one of the world’s three major tourism Continue Reading . . .

New and improved Visit Korea online training course launched

The London office of the Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO) has released a new and improved online training site with OTT. 2018 has seen Korea enjoy international success, from the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics to considerable political developments on the peninsula, making now the perfect time to upgrade and relaunch the information available to travel agents. KTO is committed to providing the Continue Reading . . .

KTO to promote Korea’s winter sports at Ski and Snowboard Festival 2018

The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) London office will be attending the 2018 Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival to promote winter sports travel to South Korea. This will be KTO’s first time at the event, which offers visitors the chance to enjoy a wide range of experiences including ice skating, skiing, and dog sledding, plus food and live entertainment. Athletes from Continue Reading . . .

KTO launches central London campaign to promote tourism to Korea

The London office of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) has today launched an advertising campaign to promote Korean tourism at several major locations across London. The campaign, running for five weeks from the 22nd of October, will introduce members of the public to Korea via digital screens at seven central train stations including Waterloo and Victoria, as well as 19 Continue Reading . . .

Korea Tourism Organization London supporting educational tourism to Korea

On Friday 20th October, 37 students from Cranford Community College in Hounslow will travel to Korea for a week-long cultural trip, with information and planning assistance provided by the London branch of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO). The year 13 students and their teachers will first fly to Seoul, where they will visit major tourist attractions and experience a tour Continue Reading . . .

Korea Tourism Organization premieres webtoon showcasing travel to Korea

The London office of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) has launched a new webtoon, entitled Imagine Your Korea, to bring audiences fresh insight into travel to Korea in a fun and accessible way. Designed to introduce the wide range of experiences on offer for travellers of all ages in Korea, the webtoon follows four different groups of tourists as they Continue Reading . . .

Korea Tourism Organization launches international marketing campaign starring K-Pop supergroup EXO

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Korea and the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) have produced 21 new videos designed to promote Korea to a wide range of international tourists. The marketing campaign introduces the country’s unique experiences from the perspective of foreigners by posing viewers with the question, ‘Korea asks you, have you ever…?’ Focusing Continue Reading . . .

Korea Tourism Organisation promotes travel to Korea with opportunity to win flights

The London office of the Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO) is running a competition to promote travel to Korea on its website, with a variety of exciting prizes on offer. One lucky winner will receive flights for two and a 3-night hotel stay, while other prizes include a Samsung Galaxy Tablet, Korean tea sets, and Korea tourist products. Open to residents Continue Reading . . .

Korea Tourism Organisation and Incheon Airport to host event promoting transit and stopover tours in Korea

The London Office of the Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO), in conjunction with Incheon Airport, is hosting a special event to promote transit and stopover tours in Korea to the UK travel trade. For those travelling from Europe, Incheon Airport is a gateway to many destinations in Asia and beyond, making Korea an ideal location for transit or an extended stopover. Continue Reading . . .

MICE tour to share Korea’s strength as a conference destination with London audiences

Following the success of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Korea will continue to show its strength as a destination for international conferences. The Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO) is holding a special tour to introduce Korea as a conference destination. The tour has already shared the country’s MICE opportunities to audiences in Austria, Belgium, and the United States, and London is next. Continue Reading . . .