Ecoventura is an Ecuadorian company that offers guided expeditionary tours of the Galapagos Islands since 1990. Known for their ecological credentials and emphasis on environmental sustainability, Ecoventura has partnered with WWF to establish the Galapagos Marine Biodiversity Fund and has also sponsored many island initiatives to train and employ locals. They are proud of being… [Read More]
What’s the cost of cruising Antarctica for 14 days & longer? Our per-diems chart gives you rates based on what you actually pay for each day of your cruise.
After crossing the Drake Passage, we see the first signs of Antarctica and soon thereafter do what we all have been looking forward to doing: We step ashore to experience the majestic beauty of the White Continent.
Distinguished shipboard lecturer Philip Hurst takes us through a brief history of cruising, landing on a cruise line most avid cruisers know little about, Ponant, based in France but reaching out to the world.
From á la carte adventures to all-inclusive luxury, what’s included on Antarctica cruises runs the gamut. What’s included on your cruise?
This story looks at solo cruise travel from the perspective of an unlikely cruiser, a long-distance hiker who had her doubts about traveling by ship – until she tried it.
Who didn’t see this coming? Seabourn enters the fray with two new expedition vessels, with the first scheduled to enter service in June 2021.
Sometimes, good ideas are born from beer. While sipping a beer in Caudebec-en-Caux, situated on France’s Seine River, we brewed up the concept of a website focused on expedition cruises. Maritime photographer Mike Louagie (pictured left) and Ralph Grizzle have had a long friendship and a long passion for expedition cruises. With more than 20 new… [Read More]