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Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah goes "Gangnam Style"


Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah goes "Gangnam Style"

Istanbul, 21 March 2012: Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah in Istanbul was home for a day to PSY (Park Jae-sang), the famous South Korean singer, songwriter, rapper and dancer, and internationally known for his hit single “Gangnam Style”.

The entertainer, whose music video for “Gangnam Style” exceeded 1 billion views on YouTube, was in the city to perform live as part of ‘Istanbul Blue Night’ which took place on 21-22 February 2013. This is an annual music event which occurs in the Beyoglu/Tunel district of Istanbul.

Staying at Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah, PSY also conducted a press conference in the hotel’s Grand Pera Ballroom. After the press conference, the general manager, Pinar Timer presented him with a plate to thank him for staying at the hotel.

Pera Palace Hotel, Jumeirah is an enduring symbol of urban culture in Istanbul and a pioneer in modern luxury. Located in the cosmopolitan Tepebaşı district of Pera overlooking the magnificent Golden Horn, it effortlessly combines 19th century elegance and glamour with state-of the-art technology.

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Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts includes Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi; Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray and Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai; Jumeirah Dhevanafushi and Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives; Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai; Jumeirah Frankfurt in Germany; Jumeirah Grand Hotel via Veneto in Rome; as well as Jumeirah Carlton Tower and Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel in London. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah Living; the spa brand Talise; Jumeirah Restaurants; Wild Wadi Waterpark; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management; and Sirius, its global loyalty programme.

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