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Korean Santa swaps reindeer for fish

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 00:52

Dec. 11 - A South Korean aquarium entertains with a Christmas performance featuring a school of sardines swimming with a Santa diver. Tara Cleary reports.

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Santa takes an effervescent dip with a school of 15,000 sardines. It's a Christmas treat for visitors to this aquarium in the South Korean capital of Seoul. And even though many were watching via their phone screens, the show seemed to have a big impact. SOUNDBITE: 10-year-old Kim Kyo-Ri saying (Korean): "It was fun to see Santa swimming with sardines and to see the sardines following him. And it was really fun to take pictures with Santa." SOUNDBITE: 33- year-old Lee Joo-Hyon, saying (Korean): "I am happy to have given this experience to my children as a Christmas gift. And we really enjoyed taking pictures with Santa Claus." And with the fish fed, it's time for Santa to take a break.

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Korean Santa swaps reindeer for fish

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 00:52