Experience PyeongChang at Travel & Adventure Shows in Bay Area and LA

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Korea Tourism Organization Los Angeles will join the Travel & Adventure Show in the Bay Area and Los Angeles to provide consumers and travel professionals a guide to explore South Korea.

This year, we hope to raise awareness of South Korea through the legacy of the Olympic Games, said Heesun Kim, executive director of KTO LA.

Korea Tourism Organization Los Angeles (KTO LA) will participate in the Bay Area Travel & Adventure Show on February 17th and 18th at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara and the Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show on February 24th and 25th at the Los Angeles Convention Center. You can find KTO at booth number 1336 in the Bay Area and 319 in Los Angeles.

KTO LA will provide its visitors with the ultimate experiential guide on how to plan and book their next vacation to South Korea. The program includes free on-site experiences including Hanbok (Korean traditional dress), a VR tour of the Olympics, Korean snack taste testing, and photo opportunities with Olympic Winter Games mascots, Soohorang and Bandabi.

Furthermore, KTO LA will promote with local travel agencies, airlines, and government agencies such as Viator, SITA, Hana Tour, Four Seasons Tour and Travel, Info Tour, Asiana Airlines, and Overseas Trade & Investment Office of Busan Metropolitan City of Korea.

"This year, we hope to raise awareness of South Korea through the legacy of the Olympic Games," said Heesun Kim, executive director of KTO LA. "With this in mind, we plan to provide visitors the broad variety of cultural experience and expertise that come together in one spot," she added.

The show runs from 10am to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday in Los Angeles. In the Bay area, the show will run from 10am to 5pm on Saturday and 11am to 4pm on Sunday.

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The Los Angeles Office of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) is a tourism board of South Korea located in Los Angeles, California. It is responsible for promoting Korea as a travel destination in the Western region of the US and Latin America. The Western region is comprised of 13 states, which include Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. Latin America includes Mexico and all countries in Central and South America. It is also responsible for staying visible among community leaders while maintaining a high-level presence in the region.

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