It’s among the world’s most-expensive real estate per square foot, where the oceanfront views never tire, and where the price of entry buys access to the otherwise inaccessible—165 apartments aboard The World, a condo cruise ship. Its intensely private residents spend a third of the year, on average, gliding to the planet’s farthest reaches: Antarctica, Pacific atolls that haven’t seen a ship in two decades, and Ascension, a volcanic outcropping halfway between Africa and Brazil. It took Trevor Rowe, chairman of Rothschild Australia, fewer than 72 ...
Some of the world's priciest real estate floats on open waters
The residences start at 290 square feet and run up to about 3,500 square feet, with prices ranging from $1.8 million to $15 million
Natalie Obiko Pearson | Bloomberg Last Updated at December 10, 2017 01:36 IST