Expeditions

It’s often said that travellers should leave nothing but footprints and take nothing but memories. But the reality for most of us, whether we take independent or family holidays, is that it’s incredibly hard in the modern age...
Why we love the tropical island of St. Helena, and you should too! Being one of the most remote islands on Earth confers a certain charm. Getting your name from a Roman empress (and the mother of Constantine the...
As all passengers are required to take turns, we’re only on terra firma for two hours at a time, leaving time to survey the stunning panorama from elsewhere. Your clients, like me, might enjoy the view of...
Elevate your expedition cruise experience with prime Antarctica attractions There’s a reason people go to such lengths to visit Antarctica, and its abundance of whales, seals, penguins, and other near-limitless seabirds are only part of the polar story.  Even if...
INDIANS LIKE TO LIVE LIKE LOCALSA surprising 68% of Indian travellers prefer not to opt for traditional hotel accommodation for their travel in 2019, against a global average of 37%. That means two-thirds of Indian travellers are opting...
South Georgia: the jewel of sub-Antarctic terrain, wildlife, and adventure Few places encapsulate such a staggeringly rich assortment of sub-Antarctic scenery, animals, and outing opportunities as South Georgia. In this dazzlingly picturesque island chain, a few hours of exploring by...
Tossing £5,000 worth of electrical equipment over the side of a Zodiac inflatable boat might seem ­foolish, but the sophisticated piece of gadgetry I’m lowering into the icy Southern Ocean could reward me with far greater intelligence on...
Early 20th-century Arctic and Antarctic expedition clothes When you look at pictures of polar expedition clothing from a century ago, the experience is not unlike seeing images of World War military gear: It’s heavier, clunkier, and more partial to natural fibers...
Worried about embarking on your first expedition cruise? We bust the common misconceptions which hold people back… There was a time when the term ‘expedition’ would conjure up images of epic voyages undertaken by Columbus, Drake and Magellan – rather...