2NE1 member Sandara Park recently landed in Vietnam as part of her promotions tour for the fashion brand Penshoppe, attracting thousands of fans who trooped to her public events just to get a glimpse of the idol-actress. Dara was greeted by many fans, as seen in the many videos and photos uploaded in the hashtag #SandaraXPenshoppeVN.
She also received a bunch of specially made gifts from her supporters, including delicious custom sweets and a traditional Vietnamese hat made from palm leaves, also known as a Non La. “Thanks for my super cutie new hat and the gifts!!! Happy Dara. Let’s have fun tomorrw Blackjack Vietnam!!! Rain rain go away come again another day,” wrote Dara on her Instagram on August 7 while posing with the fan gifts. Fan chants were loud as Dara arrived in the country and went about her public events, showing that the idol has a pretty large and loyal following in the Southeast Asian country. On the second day of her Vietnam visit, for example, she expressed overlfowing gratitude and happiness at seeing the fan turnout, which made her want to return for another visit soon. “Day 2!!! Xin chao!!! I get overwhelmed whenever I’m on stage so I don’t know how to express my feelings. Thank you very very much much, I love u love u very very much much!!! Thank u for making me soooo happy. I wanna come back soon!!!” said Dara.