Top News World Dream aims to make a splash with new Korean, Thai themed cruises By TTG Asia / Posted on 5 February, 2021 16:23 Dream Cruises will spice up its cruises to nowhere aboard World Dream with a new series of Super Seacations from February to May, featuring traditional and pop culture experiences from South Korea and Thailand. At the same time, the cruise line has announced the extension of World Dream’s Super Seacation itineraries to June 27, 2021, to mark its milestone 100th day of safe sailing on World Dream coming up in mid-February. Guests on board World Dream’s Korean-themed sailing can partake in the traditional Korean game of Jegichagi The new Korean and Thai-themed programmes have been launched in partnership with The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Singapore, Korea Tourism Organization, and Tourism Authority of Thailand Singapore. Rhythm of Korea (February 21 to March 31) Guests can enjoy a Hanbok fashion runway show, featuring the iconic garment embodying the vibrant culture and colourful representation of historic Korea. They can also unwind like Joseon nobles with old-time, outdoor games like Jegichagi, which challenges players to kick and keep the Jeji from hitting the ground for as long as possible; and Tuho & Arrows, which requires players to throw arrows into a pitch pot vase. Catch up on Korean blockbuster movies at World Dream’s Cinema at Sea, learn about the latest K-Beauty trends during Flawless Beauty Talks and “Hair-ppiness” Styling Workshops, and groove to the greatest K-Pop hits at Hallyu K-Pop Dance 101 Classes. Those who consider themselves to be Hallyu Inssa and savvy of all things Korean can put their Kugo to the test with Basic Conversational Language Classes, or even challenge themselves with the K-Culture Trivia quiz for a chance to win great prizes. For culinary cruisers, learn classic recipes well-loved by Koreans of multiple generations, such as kimchi and kimbap, and feast on trendy Korean street food delights like tteokbokki rice cake, japchae, haemul pajeon seafood pancake and Korean fried chicken. Guests can also treat themselves to a selection of Korean snacks, including Jeju chocolates and Korean abalones. Amazing Thailand (March 31 to May 28) Set the mood for the Thai New Year, better known as Songkran, as you experience themed activities ranging from traditional and pop Thai music, to a movie marathon of Thai blockbusters. For the physically inclined, enjoy a hit of adrenaline with basic Muay Thai training; or a fun game of Sepak Takraw, a hybrid sport of football, volleyball and gymnastics; before partaking in Water Gun Tag or the Pitch Burst Challenge. World Dream will play host to basic Muay Thai training classes during its Amazing Thailand sailing Relax and rejuvenate with a massage with tropical Thai products at Crystal Life Spa, complete with a tropical beverage of one’s choice. Then, head to the Thai Street Market at Sea and tuck into world-famous Thai street food. Enjoy regional delicacies from the North and South of Thailand, as well as signature Thai desserts at the complimentary restaurants of the cruise ship. Insta-worthy photos are only a click away at the Tuk Tuk and Big Bowl Noodle pop-up displays, as well as in front of stunning backdrops of Thai umbrellas and lanterns found throughout the ship. Guests may bring a piece of Thai culture back home at the Thai handicraft workshop, where the traditional arts of soap carving, tie dying and paper umbrella painting will be taught.