Arctic

Top 5 Arctic tips
The British Antarctic Expedition

For many, a voyage to the Arctic is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Here are 5 top tips to enjoy the sight of towering snow-covered mountains riven with glaciers  that create a spectacular backdrop to drifting sea ice and an abundance of wildlife. Tip # 1 – The ship. Nudging your way into the different isles and inlets of […]

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The Polar Regions: An Artist’s Dream
The Polar Regions: An Artist’s Dream

The polar regions are an artist’s dream and yet provide one of the biggest challenges when translating their ephemeral beauty. Our contemporary artists carry on a tradition a hundred years and more old. Artists like Edward Wilson who died with Captain Scott and George Marston who accompanied Shackleton. True Masters of their trade. “Numerous glaciers calved […]

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Greenland and Baffin Island with the Friends of SPRI
Greenland and Baffin Island with the Friends of SPRI

A Greenland and Baffin Island Expedition with Friends of Scott Polar Research Institute (SPRI). Simon Pierse is a painter who was invited  to join this expedition last September 2018 to the Artic with his brother, Richard Pierse.

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Our next adventures to the Arctic for 2014
Our next adventures to the Arctic for 2014

Spitsbergen & Northwest Passage Early Booking Offer Spitsbergen – a flight credit of US$500 per person. Available for bookings received before 30 September 2013. Early Booking Offer Canadian Arctic – a flight credit of US$1000 per person is available for those booking either the Arctic Explorer (22 July 2014) or the Northwest Passage (25 August […]

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Ice Tracks is back in the Arctic
Ice Tracks is back in the Arctic

  Caro left for Spitzbergen where I met her with our group of 17 Ice Trackers 10 days later in the Arctic town of Longyearbyen. I hadn’t travelled on the Akademik Sergey Vavilov since 2005 and  had forgotten what a gorgeous ship she is. On board was THE polar bear expert, the Canadian Ian Stirling. […]

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Top 5 Arctic tips
Top 5 Arctic tips

Voyaging to the Kingdom of the Polar Bear? Don’t miss our expert’s tips for this special experience!

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