11/16/2010 07:54 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

10 Incredible Boat Trips Around The World (PHOTOS)

Boats are often overlooked as a way to see the world; we invariably have limited time to get from A to Z so we fly, missing B to Y. In a lot of cases, though, boats are the best, and frequently the only way, to properly see a destination. Here are ten of the best boat journeys the world has to offer.

Adapted from Lonely Planet's 10 Best Boat Trips.

Text and captions courtesy of Lonely Planet. Copyright 2010.