Adventures

Why we made a sixteenth-century cartographer our new ship’s namesake We at Oceanwide Expeditions are pretty fond of exploration, explorers, maps, and mapmakers. Maybe you’ve noticed. Combine this penchant with the fact that we’re a Netherlands-based company, and it’s not...
From exploring Canadian isles bristling with bears to swimming with Maldivian creatures of the deep, there are incredible wildlife experiences beyond Africa’s Big Five, says Chloe Cann While David Attenborough’s documentaries often top TV show ratings, nothing can...
Liverpool has been chosen by the team behind Pokemon Go to host one of only three official 2020 gaming events in the world. Sefton Park will host thousands of gamers, becoming a Pokemon Go Safari Zone...
Silversea Cruises today opens general sales on a new 59-day grand voyage in the Mediterranean. The Grand Voyage Mediterranean 2021 will link unique, immersive experiences across the region, showcasing historic cultures, old-world charm and spectacular landscapes. Between September...

Dangerous 7

An erroneous safari query is the genesis of this post. Not long ago, we received an email from someone looking to go on safari. We receive numerous emails requesting safari pricing, but this one was different. This person...
Why traveling alone in the Arctic or Antarctica might provide the purest polar experience Traveling to the polar regions, and indeed traveling in general, is often seen as something you do in the company of family, friends, and romantic...

50 Amazing Honeymoon Ideas

No matter the size of your honeymoon fund, you'll find the perfect trip for you and your new spouse. Newlyweds in the U.S. spend a combined $12 billion every year on honeymoons, and an estimated 80% of couples...
If you’re looking to book a no-holds-barred, blow-the-budget getaway this year, look no further than these luxury destinations, says Rachel Truman Any stylish, luxury break should begin with booking into business class for an unforgettable in-flight experience. With supreme...
FIRST of all, I have to admit, I'm a cruise ship novice. Never before had I set foot on a cruise ship until invited by Royal Caribbean to experience the newly refurbished Voyager of the Seas on...
On September 16th, I flew to Iceland and spent an evening in Reykjavik, then crossed to the town of Akureyri the next day. From Akureyri, I boarded Oceanwide Expeditions’ new Polar Class 6 expedition cruise ship, m/v Hondius,...