"BTS" RM's hometown, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do.

Goyang City was the local government where Hallyu stars, famous celebrities were born or spent their school days. Twenty-two people have been confirmed, including RM (Kim Nam-joon), Wanna One Ha Sung-woon, and EXO D.O., the leader of the group BTS (BTS). It was followed by 19 people in Suwon City (Lee Jong-seok, Ryu Joon-yeol, etc.), 12 people in Bucheon City (EXO Baek-hyun, AOA Seol-hyun, etc.), and 10 people in Seongnam City (Lee Byung-hun, FT Island Lee Hong-ki, etc.).
Local government Hallyu resources that should be actively utilized include Hwaseong Jebudo, a famous entertainment filming attraction, famous games developed by Seongnam local companies, and food such as Pocheon Idong Galbi.
The report contains data on Hallyu tourism by country, including analysis of tourists visiting Korea from a total of 22 countries, including 14 Asian countries and four European countries.

Publishing a tour guide book with Hallyu resources.
Based on the Korean Wave trend report, Gyeonggi-do produced "Hallyu Tourism Guidebook" containing information on Hallyu resources in the province in 10 languages and distributed 90,000 copies to a total of 120 cities and counties (93 domestic and 27 overseas) by this month.

"The influence of the Korean Wave is increasing around the world, including BTS and the drama Squid Game," he said. "We will try to help domestic and foreign tourists visit Gyeonggi-do after the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19)."