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Arctic Travel - Iceland and Geothermal Wonders

Arctic Travel - Iceland and Geothermal Wonders

When you choose an Arctic voyage that includes Iceland plan to spend several days touring the island country when the voyage concludes.

Arctic - Iceland's Birds Escorting Us Home - Expedition part 9

Arctic - Iceland's Birds Escorting Us Home - Expedition part 9

As we bid good-bye to Scoresbysund our environment for the past five days we also said goodbye to the sun.

Exploring Modern Arctic Life - Expedition part 8

Exploring Modern Arctic Life - Expedition part 8

Expedition – Arctic voyage September 14, 2011

Arctic Ice and Ancient Culture - Expedition part 7

Arctic Ice and Ancient Culture - Expedition part 7

Expedition - September 13, 2011 - East Greenland Arctic Adventure continues

Arctic Fast Ice Under the Mid- Autumn Moon - Expedition part 6

Arctic Fast Ice Under the Mid- Autumn Moon - Expedition part 6

September 12, 2011

Hidden Treasures in the Arctic - Expedition part 5

Hidden Treasures in the Arctic - Expedition part 5

September 11, 2011 – Sydkap Peninsula, Scoresbysund East Greenland

Arctic Adventure Travel - Expedition part 4

Arctic Adventure Travel - Expedition part 4

September 10th – Afternoon landing

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 3

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 3

Today we landed in East Greenland for the next part of our Arctic adventure!

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 2

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition part 2

Today the ship cruised north through the Svalbard Archipelago.

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition September 2011

Arctic Travel Adventure - Expedition September 2011

Spitsbergen - Sept 4, 11 - posted by Sharon Keating

Why Polar Cruises?

Why Polar Cruises?

Sharon's still up in the Arctic until next week. This blog post by Jim Taylor. When Sharon returns she will post details of her adventure along with some great photos so stay tuned.

Anticipaton of an Arctic Adventure!

Anticipaton of an Arctic Adventure!

In just two days I am leaving for my voyage aboard the Expedition September 4 – 17 Arctic Highlights and Polar Bears.

All Arctic Travel Adventures are Unique!

All Arctic Travel Adventures are Unique!

Arctic travel requires an open mind.

Antarctic Cruise - The White Continent?

Antarctic Cruise - The White Continent?

Antarctica is known as the white continent and the wildlife is mostly black and white as an adaption for predator avoidance.

There's still time to plan your Antarctic Cruise Adventure This Year!

There's still time to plan your Antarctic Cruise Adventure This Year!

The Ban on heavy fuel oil in Antarctica is good for the environment and hasn’t really impacted small ship expedition cruising in the region.

Consider a Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica Adventure

Consider a Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica Adventure

If you have time and wildlife and Antarctic history are your focus for an Antarctic Adventure then a Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica voyage may be your trip of a lifetime!

Happy Feet – Antarctic Emperor Penguin update

Happy Feet – Antarctic Emperor Penguin update

Happy Feet is now well enough to take his first swim at the Wellington Zoo in New Zealand today. The zoo attendant had to give him a bit of a push.

How To Get the Most Out of Your Antarctica or Arctic Vacation

How To Get the Most Out of Your Antarctica or Arctic Vacation

The best way to get the most out of your Antarctica or Arctic cruise is to keep an open mind, not have preconceived ideas of landings and wildlife sightings, and to relax and enjoy the journey.

Antarctica- Arctic: Essential gear for your next Polar adventure

Antarctica- Arctic: Essential gear for your next Polar adventure

In June I did a blog post about packing for your Polar adventure so don’t worry this one will be different…

Arctic Wildlife - Close Encounters of the Walrus kind

Arctic Wildlife - Close Encounters of the Walrus kind

I’m always looking for that WOW moment on an Arctic adventure.

Talk To An Expert

Pick a few Antarctica or Arctic vacations that appeal to you. Then call us at 888-484-2244 or 541-330-2454 or email us at info@polarcruises.com.

Polar Cruises is located in Bend, Oregon USA – Hours of operation: 9am-5pm M-Th & 9am-4pm Fri Pacific time.

We take the time to learn your travel style and preferences, and then we help you book the best Antarctic or Arctic cruise for you. The goal is to match you with the ship and trip that best meets your travel needs and vacation expectations.