When You Live To Travel®

Residents of The World experience a Journey of their own choosing across every ocean and every continent on Earth, with extensive time and an unmatched depth of exploration in over 100 ports each year. Itineraries are crafted to maximize Resident experiences at every landing, often spending three days at a single destination. Polar and tropical expeditions are planned each year to provide exploration and access along the planet’s most untamed shores. On colossal glaciers, in ancient castles, at desert oases, and behind closed doors in landmark museums, wineries, and art galleries – all your experiences are led by knowledgeable insiders and outstanding experts in their fields.

Extraordinary Destinations

The World brings Residents to cultural capitals, cozy villages, and pristine wilds in every corner of the globe each year. With over 100 destinations in each year’s Journey and an average of 3 or more days at each landing, Residents have the opportunity to truly engage and explore. The World Destinations Team knows the passions and favorite pastimes of the Residents as individuals and as a community, and they use this to plan and curate exciting activities and events at every port of call.

2024 Journey

With three incredible expeditions, 11 maiden ports, and over 90 destinations, the remarkable 2024 Journey raises the bar – even by The World’s standards. The year begins with a thrilling expedition throughout Antarctica and the Falkland Islands, before heading to ports in South America, East & South Africa, the remote Tristan da Cunha archipelago, the Seychelles, Maldives, and South & East Asia. The final portion of the journey brings extensive exploration of Australia, New Zealand, and the Hawaiian & Pacific Islands, including two extraordinary expeditions in Australia’s Kimberley region, and Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands.

2025 Journey

With three in-depth expeditions and more than 90 destinations across six continents, The World‘s remarkable 2025 itinerary promises stunning beauty, adventure, and discovery. The year begins on the western coast of the United States before sailing south to the Sea of Cortez Expedition, Central and South America, Africa, the Caribbean, and the Mediterranean. As the Ship enters the final chapters of its journey, explorers delve into West Papua at Indonesia’s eastern extreme before celebrating the end of their global adventure in Brisbane, Sydney, and Hobart, Australia.

We’ve become familiar with so many places around the globe, and the Journey still manages to take our breath away.

– Resident

The Living Journey Blog

The Living Journey is a collection of journal entries and photographs by our own Residents that offers an exclusive glimpse into their adventures at sea.

Ready to learn more?

Determine whether life aboard The World is the right fit for you. Talk to one of our Residential Advisors today to learn more about this unique lifestyle, details of upcoming Journeys and Expeditions, and ownership opportunities.