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Freighters

TRAVEL ON FREIGHTERS Some transoceanic cargo ships have cabins for a few passengers in addition to those for their crew. Cargo ships charge less than cruise ships, but they aren’t cheap – around 100 US$ per day, all included. As generally ships can accommodate a maximum of 8/10 guests, they are often fully booked, and […]

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Cruises Around the World

CRUISES AROUND THE WORLD: Circling the world on a cruise, generally takes 3 to 4 months, with minimum prices, going from 20,000 to 60,000 US$ – around 200US$ per day – all inclusive.  If you choose Queen Mary II for its ‘101 nights round the world cruise’ add a ‘0’. If you don’t have that […]

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Around the World Boat

Hitching rides on yachts is possible but not to be relied on. Your chances are best if you have sailing experience and contacts in the yachting community. Private yachts usually follow common routes across seas where anchorages are safe and the scenery is agreeable. It’s possible to get a working passage or catch a free […]