Merdeka.com – In 2019, it seems to be the most memorable year for fans NCT and other K-pop idols. How come? This year a number of idols visited the country. Both in order to complete the concert tour or to hold a fan meeting.
One Kpop idol who greets Indonesian fans quite often is NCT. It has been more than twice that the boy group educated from SM Entertainment visited Indonesia.
Quite often in the country, a boy group with 4 sub-units then learns Indonesian culture. Curious about what culture is learned by NCT? Simply refer to the information gathered from the following sources.
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The NCT sub-unit, NCT Dream, recently visited Indonesia. His visit at that time was because they were invited to be one of the performers at the event at a private television station. After performing on stage, all NCT Dream members did not necessarily leave Indonesia.
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Apparently, the members of the NCT Dream took time to visit the Textile Museum. The aim is to explore the culture that exists in Indonesia. Not just looking around, NCT Dream also had the opportunity to try to make it batik typical of the archipelago.
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Not only NCT Dream, another sub-unit, NCT 127, also had the opportunity to visit Indonesia. Just like the previous sub-unit, NCT 127 also lined up to become one of the main stars at an event on a private television station.
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Again, the NCT members did not immediately leave for their home country, South Korea. NCT 127 members choose to get to know Indonesian culture more deeply. Recently, Instagram @smtown_idn uploading the excitement of NCT 127 members in dancing poco-poco dances. Seen in the video, all members looked very shrewd when dancing.
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Wearing a sarong
Do not stop there, Taeyong cs also tried to wear gloves like other Indonesian citizens. NCT 127 members such as Taeyong, Jhonny, Taeil and Haechan were wearing gloves with various colors that were provided.
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Jhonny became the first member to try wearing a sarong. Afterwards, the member from the United States told the other members to wear gloves accordingly style themselves. Not only Jhonny, all members of NCT 127 looked so good at using fabric the typical Indonesian sarong.
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Learn Saman Dance
All 127 NCT members apparently tried to learn one of Indonesia's traditional dances, the Saman Dance. Accompanied by trainers from Indonesia, the members learned the techniques and rhythms that exist in the Saman Dance.
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To make it easier to practice, the dance teacher divides NCT 127 into two groups. Since practicing, there have been funny acts from the NCT 127 members. Their hilarious behavior also continued until the end, where Haechan as the youngest member was acting silly.
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Taste the Traditional Market Snacks
Not only art culture is learned, NCT 127 also knows Indonesian traditional culinary. Seen from IGTV uploaded by Instagram @smtown_idn, member of NCT 127 which includes Mark, Yuta, Jaehyun and Doyoung tasting market snacks.
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The first snack they tasted was the omelette rolls. According to Yuta, the omelette feels like crepe sweet one. Followed by cassava balls and snacks this is one of Mark's tastes. Then Jaehyun tasted my cake and Doyoung ate a pretty sweet cake.
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Try out the 90s Generation Toys
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Still with the same members Mark, Yuta, Jaehyun and Doyoung, they tried Indonesian 90s generation games. The game they tried was inflatable balls. Interestingly, the party decided to race which balloon was the biggest. In the fight, finally won by Jaehyun.
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Peeling Indonesia's Tropical Fruit
Known to have quite a lot of tropical fruit, NCT 127 does not want to be left behind to try to open and taste the fruit. Haechan, the youngest member of NCT 127, became the first person to try to open a mangosteen fruit.
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Then, the members had the opportunity to open or taste the salak fruit. According to Haechan, salak fruit is very delicious. Finally, the members tried to peel and taste rambutan fruit. According to Jhonny, rambutan fruit is style from Taeil and tastes like lychee fruit. Wow, it seems they are already fit to be +62 citizens. Who agree?
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Saman Dance Video
All 127 NCT members apparently tried to learn one of Indonesia's traditional dances, the Saman Dance.