Expeditions

Beste poolliefhebber, Een nieuwe grote Nederlandse wetenschappelijke expeditie naar Spitsbergen staat weer in de steigers. Na het grote succes van SEES 2015 zullen in augustus 2020 vijftig wetenschappers en vijftig ‘anderen’ afvaren naar Edgeøya, Spitsbergen. Daar zullen ze samen...

The Year In Review

Anthony Pearce takes a look back over 2019, another year of industry firsts It’s been another incredible year for cruise, made up of...
Your best bets for Antarctic birdwatching If anyone tells you Antarctica is for the birds, they’re right. But only if they mean it literally, because birdwatchers and polar enthusiasts are well aware that Antarctica is one of the best birding...
© Courtesy of Proper Hotel The Ultimate Guide to Black Friday Travel Deals in 2019 Over the past several years, travel companies have been jumping on the Black Friday bargain bandwagon en masse....
Crossing the Drake Passage to Antarctica Crossing the Drake Passage rewards thousands of tourists every year with one of the most incredible paradises on planet Earth! Why is the Drake Passage the most powerful sea convergence in the world? This stretch...
Cruise virgin or cruise veteran? Ewan McDonald looks at the new ships, hot destinations and the reasons why you should take a cruise holiday in 2020. The biggest myth about cruise ship holidays is...
Visiting the Snow Hill emperor colony three years in a row For the third time in as many years, Oceanwide Expeditions has achieved helicopter landings at Snow Hill Island, hiking our passengers to the rarely visited emperor penguin colony...
TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking for an amazing last-minute adventure? Quark Expeditions®, the world leader in polar expeditions, has announced its Black Friday sale, with incredible...
Passengers booked with Canadian-owned One Ocean Expeditions fear they have lost tens of thousands of dollars in prepayments for holidays as the company shut down offices and stopped answering questions this week. Two of its vessels were withdrawn by...

Interview with Ko de Korte

From Norwegian hitchhiking to newbuild Hondius In a few short weeks, Oceanwide Expeditions consultant Ko de Korte will join 174 passengers aboard the world’s first-registered Polar Class 6 vessel, Hondius, when it makes its maiden voyage to the Arctic island...