People cheering and clapping and smiling (© Eric Gaillard/Reuters/AP)
Ivanka Trump watches snowboarding with South Korea's first lady and foreign minister. (© Eric Gaillard/Reuters/AP)

“I’m so excited to be here. It’s just so incredibly inspiring,” said White House adviser Ivanka Trump about her visit to the Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Before leading the U.S. delegation at the February 25 closing ceremony, President Trump’s daughter met athletes and took in several events, including bobsled, speedskating, snowboarding and curling.

People sitting at table (State Dept.)
Ivanka and Moon talk in the Tea House (on Blue House grounds) during the delegation welcome dinner. (State Dept.)

South Korean President Moon Jae-in welcomed her with a dinner at the Blue House in Seoul on February 23. “It’s been an amazing couple of days and such an honor and a privilege to be here with our allies in South Korea and celebrate all that we’ve accomplished,” she said.

This article draws on reports from the Associated Press.