Posted: 1:41 am ET
US Embassy Tokyo, Japan
It looks like we have our first viral embassy holiday video at over 3.5 million views in the last two days. Ambassador Kennedy and U.S. Mission Japan staff in Tokyo, Sapporo, Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka, and Naha got into the holiday spirit and showed off their dance moves. Below is their rendition of the “Koi Dance” (Love Dance) from one of the most popular TV shows in Japan this season.
Here is a bonus clip with Santa going down the chimney:
US Embassy Warsaw; USCG Krakow, Poland
US Embassy Bangkok, Thailand
US Embassy Manila, Philippines
US Embassy Prague, The Czech Republic
US Embassy Seoul, South Korea
US Embassy Ottawa, Canada
US Embassy Oslo, Norway
“It’s Ambassador Heins’ first Christmas in Norway, but will he find julestemning? In this year’s Embassy holiday video, the Ambassador, Tone Damli and Ole Torp drive around Oslo singing Christmas carols and practice Norwegian in their quest to find true holiday spirit.”
US Embassy Zagreb, Croatia
US Embassy Zagreb also launched their celebration of the holiday season with their new Mannequin Challenge video.
US Embassy Quito, Ecuador
USCG Toronto, Canada
U.S. Consulate General Toronto’s multilingual and diverse team wishes Happy Holidays on this Mannequin Challenge video in 19 languages.