First Century Voyages is a growing family-owned business that has run over 100 full-ship charters serving thousands of enthusiastic travelers since 1992. We aim to make your sailing adventurous and purposeful, and our customized service ensures the highest quality experience and top-notch professionalism.
Karl and Julie Johnson attended and met at Cornell University. After raising five children in Ithaca, NY, they now reside in Chattanooga, TN. Karl is the Founder of Chesterton House, a Center for Christian Studies at Cornell, and currently serves as Executive Director of the Consortium of Christian Study Centers. Julie is the Managing Director of First Century Voyages. Julie and Karl both love to travel and also to read—because you can see the world from a boat or a book.