Expeditions

BenzingaDiesel Inventories Have Done Something In The U.S. Not Seen In At Least 30 YearsData was reported last week by the federal government on diesel inventories that was historic in the magnitude of the change from the prior...
Interview with Antarctic camping guide Rustyn Mesdag Polar expedition guides come in many forms. Some are temporary seasonal workers who enjoy the job’s freedom in their youth but eventually leave for more stable work, and others are hardcore outdoors addicts...
Crystal Endeavor will have capacity for 200 guests in suites, all...

A Plancius Family Visit

Descendants of Petrus Plancius visit our namesake vessel Petrus Plancius is one of the big names in historical cartography, a Dutch-Flemish astronomer who lived from 1552 to 1622 and drafted many of the core maps that most define the...
For many global citizens, the spread of the coronavirus pandemic was a simultaneous introduction to not only the meaning of the word quarantine — but also how it actually feels to experience one. While many people followed their country’s...
This week’s Cruise Wrap is one of our longest yet, with enough information to fill the Pacific Ocean. Or maybe just the...
One of the first cruises in the world to resume sailing again amid the pandemic has been struck by a coronavirus outbreak. The Hurtigruten expedition ship is currently quarantined with 160 crew members aboard off the...
The role of a cruise ship captain is one steeped in adventure, but it is certainly not without hard work. For captain James Griffiths, this means a career that has taken him through the Arctic Circle and wilds...
For one British family, the lockdown home-schooling experience has been rather different. Shortly before international borders closed, they chartered a 70-metre superyacht in the Caribbean, initially for two months but with the option to extend. Each morning the...
A maritime match made in heaven Recently we announced the addition of a new expedition vessel to our fleet. Built to the same advanced standards as Hondius, this new ship would also share the signature trait by which many...