Press Releases

The World, Residences at Sea Returns to the U.S. to Explore Hawaii, Alaska and East and West Coasts

July 2017
 
The World, the largest, privately owned residental Ship on the planet (aboardtheworld.com) has returned to the United States where she will journey to more than 30 ports of call on the mainland, Alaska and Hawaii and end the year with a spectacular New Year’s Eve celebration in the Magic City – Miami,

The World Launches ‘The World Nobel Laureate Lecture Series

June 2017
 
The World, Residences at Sea will launch The World Nobel Laureate Lecture Series in September 2017 when 2014 Nobel Prize winner in Physics, Dr. Shuji Nakamura, speaks on board about inventing the blue LED (light-emitting diode).

The World visits Canada in Spring 2017

May 2017
The World, Residences at Sea announces visit to
Western Canada and Alaska in summer 2017

 
The World private residental Ship (aboardtheworld.com) will spend two months this summer exploring western Canada and Alaska.

The World, Residences at Sea, to visit Hong Kong in Spring 2017

March 2017
 
The World private residental Ship (aboardtheworld.com) will visit Hong Kong for a 4-day visit at the end of April 2017. Residents and Guests will explore the melange of Hong Kong culture, discovering the city’s many charms from the striking architecture to myriad epicurean delights including fine dining restaurants and street food haunts.

The World, Residences at Sea, to visit Japan in March and April 2017

January 2017
Exploration of Naha, Nagasaki, Kanazawa, Sado Island, Hakodate, Tokyo, Kyoto and Takamatsu
 
The World private residental Ship (aboardtheworld.com) will visit Japan for a 25-day exploration of the island nation in March and April 2017.

Record Broken for the Furthest South Sailed by M/V The World

January 2017
Mega yacht reaches Antarctica’s Ross Ice Shelf and sets new record during 22-day Ross Sea Expedition

28th January 2017 — The World private residential Ship (aboardtheworld.com) has broken the record for the most southerly navigation reaching 78°43•997´S and 163°41•421´W at the Bay of Whales in Antarctica’s Ross Sea.

The World, Residences at Sea Announces Bold and Adventurous 2017 Journey

October 2016
Features Expeditions to the Ross Sea and Melanesia
 
The World, the largest privately owned residential yacht on earth, has announced an adventurous 2017 journey that will take Residents & Guests (R&G) to 120 ports of call across Australia,

The World, Residences at Sea to visit New Zealand in February 2017

October 2016
Exploration of Christchurch, Wellington, Napier, Auckland, Waiheke and Bay of Islands
 
The World private residential Ship (aboardtheworld.com) will visit New Zealand for an 18-day exploration of North and South Island in February 2017. Gateway to South Island,

The World, Residences at Sea is awarded three stars and wins Best Ship 2016 in The World of Fine Wine’s ‘World’s Best Wine Lists 2016’

October 2016
 
The World, Residences at Sea has been bestowed two prestigious accolades in The World of Fine Wine magazine’s World’s Best Wine Lists 2016 for a second year in a row.

The World Heads Down Under – Embarks on Australian Adventures

August 2016
Private residential ship on multi-stop visit to five states,
including week long exploration of Tasmania

 
The World private residential Ship will visit Australia in December 2016 / January 2017 for a five-week exploration of the country including visits to ports in Western Australia,