Dream Cruises Brings the World on to World Dream
Immerse in the authentic flavours, taste sensations and fun with “Markets of the World”
THE VOICE OF CHANDIGARH | TRAVEL TRADE REPORTER
Dream Cruises is bringing the world on to World Dream with “Markets of the World”, an exclusive series of thematic activities from September 19 to November 6 including “Dream Markets at Sea”, famous festivals and international cultures. Guests can enjoy the ultimate Super Seacation experience while discovering the authentic flavours, taste sensations and fun of a variety of cultures from across the globe without having to leave waters around Singapore. “Dream Markets at Sea” will feature an array of international and Asian street deli food stalls with international culinary delights from Spain, Germany, Western Australia and France as well as Hong Kong and Taiwan flavours, Japanese and Korean deli favourites, Southeast Asian specialities and Asian sweet treats. Then, experience the world through Western Australia staterooms, Mid-Autumn Festival, Oktoberfest and Halloween celebrations, and classic game booths. This new high seas programme will provide guests with a holiday experience inspired by the international destinations and cultures popular with Singaporeans.
“With international travel still restricted, Dream Cruises is bringing your favourite destinations directly to you with an exclusively curated series of cultural and culinary experiences and joyful festive celebrations on board, providing guests with an unparalleled cruising experience that cannot be found in any land-based attractions in Singapore,” said Mr Michael Goh, President of Dream Cruises and Head of International Sales, Genting Cruise Lines. “Markets of the World is a series of thematic activities that bring some of the most popular vacations spots and delectable cuisines on to World Dream, offering a 360º experience and endless fun for passengers of all ages.”
Dream Market at Sea
From September 19 to November 6, experience the lively spirit of the Dream Market at Sea on the open deck with eight food stalls featuring an array of irresistible street deli items, international flavours, exotic drinks and desserts from all around the world, including the selections from Spain, Germany, France, Western Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and more.
Along with the irresistible food, challenging game booths will bring back childhood memories with skill-testing activities such as the Happy Rainbow coin toss, Chopstick Marble Challenge and Bottle Flipping Challenge – to win prizes and provide fun for the whole family.
Western Australia Adventures
Dream Cruises brings unique Western Australia adventures on board with 10 Western Australia Balcony Staterooms specifically re-created on World Dream, to inspire guests to experience the land “Down Under”. Meet and greet Quinton the Quokka, also known as the World’s happiest animal on board who will make a special appearance throughout your cruise. “Travel” to Western Australia on board by visiting the interactive and pop up booth to take your best insta-worthy shots. Remember to share on social media and with loved ones
Up for an adventure? Take part in the “Western Australia Amazing Race” game to win a Quokka soft toy or other fabulous prizes. Take part in the Western Australia Trivia Wall for a chance to win an exclusive Western Australia hamper and stand a chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip* to Western Australia when you enter the photo contest.
*applicable when borders reopen for leisure travel
Indulge in Lobster Fever during the October 15, 17, 20, 22, 24, 27 and 29 sailings with a Western Australia lobster and prawn pasta linguini cooking show and Western Australia Lobster menus available at speciality restaurants. Lobster fans must not want to miss this!
Bring your family and friends together and celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival through a variety of festive activities ranging from Chinese Mid-Autumn Riddles, Moon Gazing Fun Time, Mid-Autumn Lantern Crafting, and free moon cake tastings during the September 19 and 22 sailings.
Oktoberfest at Sea
The most renowned and loved German festival in the world, the iconic Oktoberfest, will set sail on World Dream on September 26, October 1, 3 and 10. Celebrate with German beers while wearing dirndls and lederhosen, enjoy German culinary specialities such as Crispy Pork Knuckles, Nurnberger Sausages and Pretzels. Join the complimentary cooking workshops and learn how to make Apfel Strudel, Pretzels and Bavarian Potato Salad! Bavarian Folk dances and games will be performed with prizes going to the Best Dressed Fraulein, Frau or Herren!
Guests can experience a Spooky Halloween onboard World Dream on October 31 with a Halloween trick or treat walk around, Halloween makes up talk, “Into the Night” dance class and the Spooky Halloween Awards. Enjoy creepy yet tasty Halloween cakes, cookies and treats and cocktails and mocktails at various outlets for a frighteningly good time!