WORLD’S LARGEST RESIDENTIAL SHIP. Residents onboard MS The World, largest privately-owned residential ship in the world, explored the various cultural heritage sites in Ilocos Norte on January 6. The ship which is equipped with 165 luxury apartments and world-class amenities made its maiden stop at the Port of Currimao, Ilocos Norte. Although they had limited time on shore, the passengers had the opportunity to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of St. Augustine Church, the Malacañang of the North in Paoay, and other tourist attractions in the Cities of Laoag and Batac, and the Municipality of Badoc. (photo by PGIN CMO)