The Arctic and Antarctic Are Like No Other Place in the World. Let's Go.

Is a polar cruise to Antarctica or the Arctic on your bucket list? There are many commonalities between the two. You’ll find little of anything that reminds you of places you already know. There’s minimal infrastructure. Human contact is limited to small villages or research stations. And its barren and yet exciting landscapes will awaken a new spirit in you. Know this, too: There are also many distinctions. Join us on our behind the scenes journey to both -- and see which destination best floats your own boat.

We are Live: Come Along with Us on our Cruise to Antarctica!

Have you ever wondered what it's like to cruise to Antarctica? We may not all be as adventurous as this daredevil but we can say we've never felt so much joy on any trip anywhere. Come, relive it with us, day-by-day. More

An A-to-Z, Pole-to-Pole Guide to Polar Cruises

The world’s polar regions confound and inspire travelers. Mysteries abound and adventure calls. What should you know before you choose a cruise to the Arctic or Antarctic? We break it down for you, from A-Z. More

Guide Us: Expedition Guides Divulge Polar Cruise Secrets

What will you discover on a polar cruise? Our guides share stories of finding a new island, the joy of magical molting penguin chicks and the powerful moments when passengers are speechless with awe. More

Polar Cruising: An Arctic and Antarctic Expert Shares Her Experiences

Expedition Teams Manager Karin Strand abandoned a law career for a job that promised adventure in the world’s most remote regions. After 100-plus journeys she’s got plenty to share, and she shares it here. More