Browsing Tag


A traveller takes a photo at Lilliehookfjorden, Norway.

Making each shot count: Your essential guide to polar photography


There’s no doubt the polar ends of our planet contain some of the most dramatic and breathtaking environs on Earth. Where else could you encounter giant icebergs drifting along the face of an even larger glacier, or the vast sense of scale offered by a white desert? There’s even the chance to snap stunning close-ups […]

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Galapagos tortoise

Wilder than ever: returning to the Galapagos Islands


Having recently returned from Galapagos Encounter – the maiden voyage of the Grand Queen Beatriz, in fact – David Manning reflects on his encounters with the famously unique wildlife of the archipelago.

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Travellers in Iceland

Searching for puffins at Iceland’s Latrabjarg Cliffs


I'd seen flocks of birds before, of course. But nothing quite like this.

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Tour group in Galapagos

The perks of having an onboard naturalist in the Galapagos Islands


The Galapagos Islands are like no place else, but local expertise can turn a great voyage into an unforgettable one.

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