Many may have seen this Korean reality show aired in KBS World. It’s a great platform to showcase Korea to the world.
Image from KBS World TV
2 Days and 1 Night is a South Korean reality-variety show that airs on KBS2 beginning August 5, 2007. The show’s motto is “Real wild road variety.” Its main concept is to recommend various places of interest that viewers can visit in South Korea. Filming for every new trip is usually done 2 weeks prior to broadcast.
View the videos – 2 Days & 1 Night: The Compatible Food Race, Part 1 & Part 2.
It an ingenious concept that allows viewers to enjoy the fun and crazy tele-matches involving their favourite Korean artists, while still having a glimpse Korean’s culture and the society. As the group of artists travel areas within the country, viewers get to know the places, the local cuisines and the whereabouts, a bit of the historical aspect of the society by watching the traditional ways, and being educated about the food sources – its nourishment aspect, how and where it is produce.
The theme and the concept behind the ‘2 Days and 1 Night’ reality show can be a wonderful exemplary style of presenting places of a country to the world.
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1. “2 Days & 1 Night“, Wikipedia.