Whoah! tough call between 2 & 3.
We definitely want to explore the world, it is way to convenient for us, but oh, all that food, service & entertainment.
However living in Southampton UK just 6 miles from the port, I think we'll have to go for option 2 "I cruise to see the world, I think it is the most convenient form of travel there is".
Alan & Katrina
Last: Cruise Maritime Magellan Nov 2016
Next: P&O Oceana December 2016
Then: NCL Jade August 2017
Then: P&O Ventura December 2017
Golden, Grand(2), Caribbean, Royal, Sea(4+1 aborted)
Adonia(4+2), Arcadia, Artemis(2), Aurora(5), Azura(2), Britannia, Oceana(3), Oriana(12), Ventura(2), Victoria(5)
QM2(2), QE2(9), QV(7), QE, Caronia(2),
Oceania Nautica, Minerva, Minerva II, Fred.Olsen(8), NCL Jade, =X= Eclipse, HAL Ryndam, Aza.Journey, CMV Magellan