PETALING JAYA, Aug 23 — The cast of South Korean travel documentary series Salty Tour has been spotted by eagle eyed fans arriving at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport this morning.
The hosts of the popular variety travel show include Kyuhyun of boyband Super Junior fame who was photographed by Malaysian K-pop devotees at the arrival hall.
Korean-language news site JoyNews24, had reported the cast of tvN’s Salty Tour will visit Malaysia to film its upcoming episode.
The Malaysian episode will feature guest stars Sam Okyere, a Ghanaian television personality based in South Korea and Chuu of the girl group LOONA.
Followers of the series and fans of the cast sent Twitter into a tizzy with the exciting news where many took to the social media platform to track their every move.
Kyuhyun was seen by fans purchasing LRT tokens while another saw him buying bus tickets at a counter.
#Kyuhyun Salty Tour in Malaysia fan account— 🍁 (@Gaemers0302) August 23, 2019
- Fan spotted Kyuhyun & the team at KL Sentral buying LRT coin. They probably heading towards KLCC.
Thrilled that Malaysia will be featured on the programme, fans here said it was a good opportunity to showcase the country as a tourist destination.
I am actually very happy salty tour came to malaysia... because people keep sleeping on Malaysia though we're actually have so much to offer 🥺— Puteri Intan Payung Indah Zulaikha Odelia Lad..... (@enkyusiast) August 23, 2019
The next destination for The Salty Tour 2 is Malaysia!!! Omg I’m so excited!! KYU is coming to my country!! 🎊🔥🤩 pic.twitter.com/pMTTYcladY— 미남규 ~ ♥ ;) (@Yannie_203) August 22, 2019
Salty Tour crew already here in Malaysia? I wonder where they will go..KL, Penang, Ipoh, JB ?— Wanlee (@wanleeyana) August 23, 2019
It is not known which Malaysian tourist spots will be featured on the travelogue.
The Malaysian episode is slated to air next month and it is the fourth country featured on Season 2 of Salty Tour after Taiwan, Thailand and Russia.
The premise of the show involves one-day tours under tight budgets and cast members along with guest stars will receive missions to complete from the production team.
Besides Kyuhyun, the current cast includes deejay and comedian Park Myeong-su, fashion model Han Hye-jin and comedian-singer Lee Yong-jin.