Catering to lovers of long and leisurely travel, Silversea’s recently revealed 20 ‘Grand Voyages’ for 2012 offer 24- to 64-day odysseys spanning the globe.

“Our Grand Voyages are perfectly suited to the traveller who has the time and passion to indulge in travel on a grand scale,” says Karen Christensen, Silversea’s director of sales and marketing and general manager for Australia and New Zealand. “You can explore the most desirable ports of the Mediterranean for 27 days or visit Rio in time for Carnaval on a 64-day circumnavigation of South America.”

Grand Voyages include a 53-day ‘Safaris & Mediterranean Sun Coasts’ taking in Africa & the Mediterranean on board Silver Wind; a 24-day Silver Shadow ‘Grand Asia & Australia’ voyage; a 34-day ‘Springtime Grand Europe’ on which Silver Whisper passengers will enjoy ports in the Mediterranean and Northern Europe; and a 64-day Silver Spirit circumnavigation of South America.

Where would your ultimate Grand Voyage take you?