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A Nordic Christmas Adventure
17th November 2021 – 1st January 2022
Set sail for a Nordic Christmas Adventure aboard World Dream and explore the festive traditions of Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland with your friends and family this holiday season.
Let our Dream Advent Calendar “Light Up” your cruise holiday. Visit the Nordic Village where you will encounter Santa Claus and all your favourite Christmas characters.
Discover the famous Nordic baking and a wide range of festive attractions at the Nordic Market. Also, indulge in sumptuous roast turkey, lobster, salmon and many more Scandinavian gourmet.
*All programmes are subject to change and programme schedule may vary with sailings. All menu items are subject to change according to seasonality and availability. For more details, please refer to promotional materials aboard.
Let there be Light
Kick-start your truly Nordic adventure by witnessing the magical moment when the Dream Advent Calendar lights up and sets off the Santa Express running through the amazing Gingerbread Town, bringing all the Christmas pastries, festive hampers, Scandinavian souvenirs and fun crafts to the Nordic Market for all of you.
Follow the light to the end of the ship and be amazed by the Nordic village illuminated with thousands of twinkle lights. Check out the 2 metres tall Swedish Yule Goat at the village square. Santa will come to meet you riding on his sleigh all the way from Finland. Remember to snap a memorable photo with your favourite Christmas characters and Nordic folks!
Join us for the Dream Advent Calendar countdown to unveil exclusive offers and surprising rewards in the whole December, one lucky winner will get to take home a grand prize every sailing of the month!
Venue: Lobby (Deck 6 MID) and Zouk Beach Club (Deck 17 AFT)
Merry Family Adventure
Explore fun and adventurous activities that will entertain kids and adults alike. Spin the Advent Fortune Wheel and complete the Advent Mission to win a prize.
Meet the Icelandic Yule Lads who descend from the mountains only once a year. Each of them has a very distinctive character, can Santa help you to guess who is who?
Get a set of Limited Edition Dream Cruises Christmas Cards*, roam around the ship and find out all the 5 Nordic Country Stamp Checkpoints to emboss commemorative stamps on different cards to send to your friends and family.
You may also get a decorative set* to add personal touches to the cards, and join different activities to emboss extra 5 Christmas stamps to complete the collection!
Nordic Art Lab
Experience unique Nordic traditions and cultures with your hands.
Build A Swedish Tomte Workshop*
Visit our elf-serving Tomte Bar and pick your favourite accessories to build your very own tomte to add to your Christmas collection.
“Julehjerter” Danish Heart Weaving
Present a woven heart to your other half in this season of love and sharing.
Norway Northern Lights Scratch Art
Create a piece of festive artwork inspired by the striking colours of the aurora borealis.
Nordic Christmas Ornament Making
Make a Scandinavian style Christmas ornament with natural materials like twigs, leaves and pinecones etc.
More fun crafting sessions will also be available.
Sumptuous Holiday Feast
Feast on succulent Roast Turkey, Scandinavian Salmon, “Lohikeitto” Finnish Salmon Soup at The Lido on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, with signature Norwegian Kransekake, “Julpepparkakor” Ginger Cookies, “Lussebullar” Swedish St. Lucia Saffron Buns and more as desserts; or enjoy crispy and tender Beef Wellington, Rack of Lamb or Coq Au Vin at Dream Dining Room Lower, completely for free.
To upgrade your indulgence, savour the finest Norwegian Salmon, Turkey Breast & Foie Gras or Baked Lobster at Prime Steakhouse & Seafood Grill; Vinegared Fresh Oyster and Wagyu Striploin at Umi Uma; Double Boiled Abalone Soup, Braised Thorny Sea Cucumber, Lobster with Ee-Fu Noodles in Cheese Supreme Broth at Silk Road Chinese Restaurant.
Enjoy some authentic baked goods from Scandinavian Christmas Cookies to Norway inspired Gingerbread House; and a range of IGable Christmas Stollen, Mince Pies, Log Cakes and Fruit Cakes from Lobby Café.
New Year Gourmet
Also celebrate the New Year with a range of premium delights from Seafood on Ice to Ribeye Roast at The Lido, which also has a special kids corner with all the yummy food for the little ones; or enjoy sumptuous Surf and Turf, Pan Seared Duck Breast or Rack of Lamb and more at Dream Dining Room Lower for free.
Festive menus available at different outlets, please refer to promotional materials aboard for details.
Chase the Light
Enjoy a spectacular laser show and relive your fond memories of chasing the lights over the Nordic lands.
Little Dreamers Academy at Sea
Spend some quality time together with your kids and learn the legend of St. Lucia in Swedish folklore - a heartwarming story of love and courage.
Special Holiday Programme*
Enroll your kids to the Holiday package offering Christmas Edition Density Bottle Experimental Workshop, Junior Sailor Class, Christmas Craft Painting, Christmas Emoji Games and other joyous activities, receive a graduation certificate and complimentary gift upon completion.
*SGD 60 per person
Join us on a journey of enchantment, dreams and the fact that “Wishes Do Come True” if you believe. Will our lonely boy’s wish for his Christmas gifts to be brought to life come true? All will be revealed in “Jolly Holly”.
The production showcases an array of performances, an incredible contortionist inside a beautiful water bowl, an elegant Ballroom Masquerade and the traditional elements from the Nutcracker ballet and IMFERA acrobats, our renowned dazzling performers of circus acts. The sprinkling of snow rounds off the vibe of celebration.
Get into the spirit of the season with this merry treat that is perfect for the entire family. This original ‘Christmas dream of every child’ – entertaining and delightful – is dedicated to you only on World Dream!
Wonders of Japan
20th June – 18th September 2021
Discover the wonders of Japan on an enchanting journey aboard World Dream - from the dazzling lavender fields of Hokkaido in the far north to Okinawa’s island flare in the South. In-between, explore Tokyo’s latest trends, Kyoto’s fascinating traditions and the signature deli of Osaka and Uji.
*Programme schedule may vary with sailings. All menu items are subject to change according to seasonality and availability. For more details, please refer to promotional materials aboard.
Wonderful Scenes of Japan
Begin your wonderful journey strolling through the stunning torii tunnel surrounded by pink sakura trees that will remind you of the iconic scene in Kyoto; dive into the dreamy lavender fields like you are in the idyllic Furano, Hokkaido.
Venue: Zouk Beach Club (Deck 17 AFT)
Track down our graceful Geisha in full make-up and kimono or Cruise Ambassadors in colourful yukatas for a lovely photo to complete the total Japanese experience.
Hokkaido Lavender Dream
Delight in the aromatic scent and delicate beauty of this purple bloom.
- Crepe Paper Lavender DIY
- Lavender Sachet Workshop (chargeable)
Lavender Spa Pampering
Enjoy a moment of relaxation with your choice of Thermal Experience plus lavender treatments at the Crystal Life Spa.
Package Price from SGD 98 – SGD 198 and subject to 18% service charge
Wonderful Scenes of Japan
Catch a glimpse of the fascinating Geisha culture originated in this ancient capital.
- Geisha Make-up Demonstration
A taste of an old Japanese culture in a modern Geisha Make-up by Yimo, our Make-up Artist sharing his talent and explaining the creation of traditional Geisha make-up.
- Geisha Hair Ornament Tutorial
Enjoy a fun and popular artwork from the Geishas as you learn the procedures in making a beautiful and original hair ornament. (chargeable)
- Geisha Photo Opportunity
Click and get a photo of your favourite Artisan fully dressed as a Geisha, don’t forget to post in your social media your creative photos aboard World Dream.
- Yukata Fashion Runway
- Japanese Parasol Dance Class
- Geisha Make-up Demonstration
Modern Tokyo Spirit
Discover the latest trends and pop culture of this vibrant city.
- Dream Champion Passport
To celebrate the long-awaited international sports event, complete various sports activities to earn limited edition Dream Cruises Medal stickers. Collect 5 stickers to win a Dream Medal and become a Dream Champion!
Please refer to promotional materials aboard
- Cosplay Video Game Challenge
Dress up as your favourite cosplay character and show off your skills.
- Manga Drawing Class
- Dream Champion Passport
Okinawan Island Flare
Explore fun cultural workshops and bring a piece of the island home.
- Star Sand Miniature Bottle DIY
Make your lucky bottle with natural star sand from the beautiful Hatoma Island.
- T-Shirt Dyeing
Join this activity to pay tribute to the Okinawan bingata art. (chargeable)
- Star Sand Miniature Bottle DIY
In Love with Uji Matcha
Imagine you are sitting in a sidewalk café in Uji enjoying a variety of delicious desserts from Matcha Cream Puff and Cheese Cake to Green Tea Crème Brûlée Tart and Homemade Green Tea Ice Cream available at the Lobby Café.
The special Japanese corner at The Lido will offer different regional highlights every day completely for free, from Japanese Ramen or Miyazaki Tori Nanban to Osaka’s signature Okonomiyaki, Teppanyaki Shrimps, Mussels, Salmon & Squid or Niku Yakitori etc.
The Katsu Combo Premium Platter at Dream Dining Room Upper and more sumptuous gourmet from Kyoto Unagi Fried Rice and Nagasaki Champon Noodle to Tokyo Tower Burger at Blue Lagoon will whet your appetite.
Finest Okinawa Wagyu Beef
25th – 26th August & 1st – 2nd September 2021
Feast your eyes and stomach with a series of specialties brought to you by Okinawa Agricultural Cooperative Association (JA Okinawa), Okinawa Prefectural Livestock Industry Promotion Foundation and Okinawa Livestock Products Export Promotion Council.
Enjoy a Wagyu Beef Cooking Demonstration by our professional chefs at Lobby (Deck 6 MID) and indulge in Okinawa Wagyu Beef Rice Noodle at The Lido, along with juicy Okinawa Wagyu Beef Balls with Awamori Barbecue Sauce at Dream Dining Room Lower and Okinawa Beef Stew at Dream Dining Room Upper, completely for free!
For ultimate indulgence, savour the finest Okinawa Wagyu Teppanyaki at Umi Uma, Okinawa Wagyu Burger at Prime Steakhouse, and Wok-fried Okinawa Wagyu Beef Sirloin at Silk Road Chinese Restaurant.
Also sample the Okinawa Shikuwasa juice and brown sugar desserts for free! And don’t forget to bring home some signature snacks from the land of immortals.
A Dream Cruises’ signature show welcomes the audiences into a world where East meets West. It is a remarkable production with an inspiring story which focuses on the journey of achieving one’s greatest dreams influenced by the company’s 25th Anniversary. An original masterpiece from our very own in-house creative production team; conceived and realised exclusively for Dream Cruises.
‘Faith’ showcases a fusion of theatrical performances. Featuring international ballet dancers, acrobats, the breathtaking all-new ‘Trampoline act’ of Imfera from Ukraine and an amusing and cleverly put together social-comedy routine act, all of this is supported by an artistically outstanding stage and LED graphic design together with the latest visual technology set to dramatically capture the essence of one’s dreams coming to life.
Experience this special journey with us as we continue to inspire generations to dream big and soar high.
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