The Living Journey

Welcome to The Living Journey – a collection of journal entries and photographs by our own Residents that offers an exclusive glimpse into their adventures at sea. Experience The World through their eyes as they share personal and authentic stories of what it’s like to travel the globe from the comfort of home on this luxurious ship. These posts capture their once-in-a-lifetime experiences not found anywhere else on earth. This blog is continually updated so we invite you to come back and visit often.

Exploring the Canals of Cochin

Posted by marciez | June 26, 2019

We spent a day cruising the Kerala backwaters on a houseboat. This is always a very relaxing, pleasant experience. Cochin…

Celebrating the Flavors of Cochin

Posted by marciez | June 18, 2019

The first Indian port on our visit was Cochin. Cochin is interesting because it was an important trading city and…

An Awe-Inspiring Journey Through India

Posted by DBK | June 6, 2019

On our Maharajas’ Express train ride through India, the staff was truly wonderful – although our butler had an uncanny…

Exploring the Wonders and Cultures of Sri Lanka and India

Posted by DBK | May 28, 2019

We spent a brief few days in Sri Lanka, starting in Galle, where 90% of the world’s cinnamon is grown…

Two Michelin Star Chef Creates World Class Dining Experience

Posted by Food & Beverage Team | May 8, 2019

Residents of The World were treated to an incredible gastronomic experience recently when two Michelin star Chef Soenil Bahadoer brought…

Navigating the waters and rock formations of La Digue

Posted by Mary P. | April 18, 2019

This morning we arrived to La Digue, the fourth largest island of the Seychelles with only about 2,100 inhabitants. They…

Exploring the Indian Ocean Islands

Posted by DBK | April 3, 2019

For several weeks, we have been exploring the islands of the Indian Ocean, starting with two that were new to…

Up Close With a 150-Year-Old Giant Tortoise: Meeting the Last Surviving Species

Posted by Christina F. | March 20, 2019

The morning we arrived at Assumption Island late Saturday, we headed straight out to snorkel. We had nice conditions and…

Madagascar & Aldabra Expedition: Adventuring in Nosy Tanikely & Nosy Be

Posted by Christina F. | March 6, 2019

We spent yesterday at sea making our way north. We filled our day with lectures, music, and even managed to…

Madagascar & Aldabra Expedition: Island Music & Beachside Barbeque on the Barren Islands

Posted by Mary P. | February 21, 2019

Today we visited the Barren Islands which are a small group of 9 coral islands about 15 miles off the…

Madagascar & Aldabra Expedition: Exploring Lake Tsimanampetsotsa & Andavadoaka

Posted by Christina F. | February 6, 2019

We dropped anchor early on Saturday morning and headed out with the first group of zodiacs. We had been warned…

Madagascar & Aldabra Expedition: Our First Day In Toliara, Madagascar

Posted by Mary P. | January 24, 2019

This morning we arrived at Toliara located on the Southwest portion of Madagascar. It is the capital of the Atsimo-Andrefana…

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