25 Jul – International fans have chosen JYJ's Park Yoo-chun as the best Hallyu star to promote Seoul.
As reported on Dkpopnews website, on 20 June to 3 July, South Korea's capital city, Seoul's official homepage held a survey titled "Seoul's Hallyu Story Survey" where foreigners can choose which star could represent and promote the city.
Out of the 2,800 participants, most of them have chosen the "Rooftop Prince" actor to best promote Seoul, with the second place held by Lee Min-ho and Kim Soo-hyun on third.
Meanwhile, Allkpop website reported that some of the reasons given for choosing the JYJ member were due to his "hard work to thrive for success", "handsome looks along with a soft image" and "singing and acting skills."
Meanwhile, Koreans have chosen SNSD as the female star(s) that could best promote Seoul.