The solid of KBS’s latest selection present “Where is That??” (literal title) explored the desert.
“Where is That??” is an expedition selection present the place celebrities expertise the unpredictability and greatness of nature.
The present is the creation of manufacturing director (PD) Yoo Ho Jin of “2 Nights & 1 Day.” He left “2 Days & 1 Night” in 2016 and transferred to KBS’s subsidiary Monster Union. This is his first selection present after two years and after his switch.
The 4 members headed to the Arabian Desert in Oman for their first expedition in and obtained collectively 9 days earlier than their journey.
Speaking to Ji Jin Hee, Cha Tae Hyun stated, “I used to be shocked once I heard that you just’re approaching the present. I requested a number of instances.” This is Ji Jin Hee’s first time being a set member on a range present.
Ji Jin Hee stated that he volunteered for the expedition then added, “Going into my 40s, I actually wished to strive one thing new.” Cha Tae Hyun commented, “We entered his dream.”
The PD introduced that it was a basic expedition the place they may journey solely by strolling, and that the Arabian Desert is the second largest desert on the planet, about 23 instances the dimensions of South Korea.
They had been additionally advised that simply the 4 of them will go to the desert with out an professional with a purpose to really feel the true which means of an expedition. They’d must stroll greater than 10 kilometers (roughly 6.21 miles) a day.
Ji Jin Hee was unanimously chosen because the group chief. Cha Tae Hyun grew to become accountable for data, Jo Se Ho accountable for hygiene, and Bae Jung Nam accountable for meals.
Despite his light picture in dramas, he was within the particular forces and his passion is mountain climbing. After they completed preparations, the members departed from Incheon International Airport and headed to Oman.
When they arrived, they obtained a heat welcome from locals who got here to see the celebrities. They then ate hamburgers and stated their goodbyes to civilization.
Before heading to the desert, the group stopped at a retailer. When they obtained out of the automobile, they felt Oman’s fierce sandy wind and daylight, and expressed their considerations.
Ji Jin Hee stated, “It’s nearly 5 o’clock within the afternoon and if it’s this climate, then that is no joke. We can go 10 kilometers a day, however I believe we could get psychological issues with this daylight, sandy wind, and no shade within the desert.”
The members had been already exhausted from the very long time it took to simply get near the desert. Even at evening, they couldn’t relaxation effectively and needed to work on balancing their belongings on two camels at 50 kilograms (roughly 110.23 kilos) every.
The solid headed into the Arabian Desert on the following day and gave a preview of their lengthy trek forward.
“Where is That??” airs on Fridays at 11 p.m. KST.