[Announcement] Win a Free Trip to Korea and Meet Celebrities!

Have you ever daydreamed of meeting Korean celebrities in person? Well, if you’re reading this you’re just in luck! KTO (Korea Tourism Organization) is hosting a special event with PSY called, “PSY’s Wiki Korea” in hopes to increase tourism in Korea and if you’re one of the lucky winners, you will get a free trip to Korea and meet celebrities! Sounds like a dream come true! So, what do you h...

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[UPDATED] KTO Announces Exclusive Opportunity to Enjoy a Live-Taping of Music Program “Sho...

Hey, Soompiers! Are you planning to visit Korea anytime this summer? If you are, you’re just in luck! You might be one of the lucky few fans who will get to see singers up close and cheer them on from the audience! The Korea Tourism Organization, LA branch office (KTO LA) is offering K-Pop fans a very special opportunity to attend a live taping of music program “Show Champion,” which is currently ...

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Korea’s Biggest Shopping Festival “Korea Grand Sale 2013” to Start Next Month

Korea’s biggest shopping festival, “Korea Grand Sale 2013,” will take place in major Korean tourist attractions, including Seoul, Busan, and Jeju Island from January 11 to February 28, 2013. For the Korea Grand Sale 2013, 85 companies and 24,700 stores such as department stores, duty-free stores, hotels, major retail outlets, convenience stores, and performances will participate. The festival, the...

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KTO Announces Winners for 2PM CD Giveaway – Check to See If You’re One of the Lucky Winner...

Hey Soompiers! Back in October, KTO gave Soompiers a chance to win 200 FREE 2PM limited edition CDs, and now we are finally announcing the winners! To all the winners, we have a sweet surprise for you! Not only are these CDs free, but they are also SIGNED! If you’re on the list below, we will be mailing out your prizes, so be sure to check your mailboxes! If you didn’t make it to the list, don’t f...

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Find Out How You Can Win a Cultural Trip to Korea!

Listen up, everyone! The Korea Tourism Organization LA office is providing one lucky winner with a roundtrip ticket from LAX (not including the airfares to Los Angeles) to Incheon International Airport in Korea! Not only that, but this tour also comes with a free homestay program where you can get your first taste of Korean culture and the Korean way of life. The tour is for one week (option to ch...

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Join KTO’s New Giveaways and Make Your K-Tour Dreams Come True!

The Korea Tourism Organization (hereafter the KTO) has launched two new services called “K-Tour” and “K-Spot” on its official website, buzz KOREA, in order to provide tourism tips and information to people visiting Korea. Both services include photos from last June’s “Touch Korea Tour” event, featuring 2PM and miss A, and allows users to directly upload content on to the site, making it an active ...

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[Exclusive] Free 2PM Limited Edition CD Giveaway – You Can Be the Lucky Winner!

KTO has decided to give Soompiers 200 FREE 2PM CDs for their “Touch Korea Tour” campaign! 2PM has been the honorary ambassador of Korean tourism for two consecutive years. As reported earlier, KTO is currently running a special online poll on their website here in order to determine the winners for their “Tour Korea Tour” campaign. You can vote for the actual winner by visiting their website, and ...

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KTO Announces Winners for Survey Event – Find Out the Winners for Free iPads and K-Pop CDs...

Remember Korea Tourism Organization’s (KTO) special survey event from last month? We promised to pick 91 winners for free iPads and K-Pop CDs from the people who filled out KTO’s special survey, and the results are finally in! We know there was a two day delay, and we apologize for that – but it took us longer than expected to pick the winners since thousands of people joined the contest! As annou...

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2PM and miss A Headline “2012 Buzz Korea Awards” – Vote for the Winners and Wi...

2PM and miss A will perform at the “2012 Buzz Korea Awards,” a special event designed to reward the most active members of the Korea Tourism Organization’s (KTO) website, ibuzzkorea (www.ibuzzkorea.com). The event, scheduled for October 30, will be comprised of an awards ceremony, where the top contestant from this past June’s Touch Korea Tour event will be awarded, and performance sta...

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