Expedition Cruises Showcase Adventures

Expedition cruising, which takes travelers to Antarctica and beyond, has undergone a massive sea change. The trip, once quite rugged, still emphasizes the remote beauty of exotic landscapes, wildlife, and cultures. The big change is that the niche is growing, with expedition lines building new ships, meant to ensure all the comforts of home and then some. Here, we’ll explore the increasing range of off-the-grid places you can explore by expedition cruise ship, and offer tips on packing for your journey.

10 Exotic Destinations You Can Visit on an Expedition Cruise

For those of us with a wanderlust for wilderness, it’s great to know that there are so many exotic places to explore on an expedition cruise ship. Here are our favorites. More

Love Polar Expedition Cruises? There's An Even Bigger World Out There.

One big surprise about expedition cruising? Itineraries are no longer limited to the icy bucket list hinterlands of the Arctic and Antarctica. In fact, our best voyage took us around Indonesia. The choices are wide. More

Here's Why Eco-Sensitive Ships are Crucial for Polar Expedition Cruising

Travel companies are tenacious about ecological sensitivity and passenger safety. Here's why that matters even more than you'd think. More

7 Secrets You Probably Don't Know About Expedition Cruises

One tip: Today's expedition ships offer all the comforts of home, including superb cuisine, and then some. More