Expeditions

The greatest fjords of Norway, Svalbard, and Greenland Fjords are a phenomenon typically associated with the steep, deep-forested coastlines of Norway, particularly the Arctic regions of Northern Norway. But fjords are far from exclusive to that territory, and in fact...
Voting in the 2019 Telegraph Travel Awards is open, giving you the opportunity to reward those operators and destinations that continue to surpass your expectations. And because we recognise you need to invest time and energy to make...
Walden is one of the most quotable books in American literature. Henry David Thoreau filled the book with gems like, “The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.” Or, “If a man does not keep pace with...
Oceanwide Expeditions: Hondius sister ship m/v Janssonius ordered for 2021 Due to the success of our new Polar Class 6 ship, Hondius, Oceanwide Expeditions has ordered a sister ship built by the same manufacturer: M/v Janssonius is scheduled to...
Abercrombie & Kent Offers Savings up to $4,000 Per Person Plus $1,500 Air Credit; Solo Travelers Save 50 Percent on Single Supplement  A profoundly moving and otherworldly place, Antarctica is the only continent on earth dedicated to peaceful exploration...
It is the 5th of July, 2019, 4.00 pm. Time to board the m/v Hondius, Oceanwide’s newly built ship! After we spent three days in and around Longyearbyen, it was finally time for our 10 days expedition trip,...
Batten down the hatches because this cruise wrap is bigger than the Pacific Ocean! Or maybe the Arctic. It would fill your...

A Day on m/v Plancius

An iconic Arctic location on a longstanding Oceanwide vessel Stepping aboard Oceanwide’s longest-running expedition vessel, it’s easy to forget she’s been making voyages to the polar regions since “Afternoon Delight” by Starland Vocal Band was on the Billboard Hot...
Budget always plays a role when it comes to choosing the right cruise for your vacation. But did you know that miles and points aren’t just for free flights and hotels? You can use them...
Arctic and Antarctic cruises for all to enjoy Polar expedition cruises are commonly taken by couples and a growing number of solo travelers, but that doesn’t mean the buck stops there. And if you have bucks enough for the...