Travel Blog

From our favourite locations to watch the northern lights to the best places to watch whales in Canada, stunning pictures of the Sweden's Icehotel to the 7 natural wonders of our world, read our blog for all your holiday inspiration.

29 Things You Might Not Have Known About Penguins

Did you know, penguins mate for life? Find out more interesting facts about these charming creatures in our blog.
  • Wildlife

Friday, 17th November 2017

Destination Specialist

Scott’s Last Antarctic Expedition

Glimpse into polar history as two ships are transformed into exclusive floating galleries, displaying photographs from Captain Scott's final Antarctic expedition.
  • Adventure

Thursday, 7th January 2016

Destination Specialist

Living the dream in Antarctica

Polar specialist and penguin enthusiast, Gary, travelled to Antarctica to fulfil a lifelong ambition.
  • Travel Stories

Tuesday, 13th January 2015

Destination Specialist

Half way around Antarctica

After travelling to the Arctic, clients Steve Ransome and Diane Watling decided to explore Antarctica, and what an epic voyage it was...
  • Adventure
  • Inspire Me

Monday, 14th July 2014

Destination Specialist

Shackleton, seals and kings: why visit South Georgia

Nikki is overwhelmed by the atmosphere, wildlife and majestic beauty of South Georgia - and explains why you should include a visit to this very special island on your Antarctic voyage.
  • Destination Insiders
  • Wildlife

Monday, 14th July 2014

Destination Specialist

Outstanding wildlife on the Falkland Islands

The Falkland Islands are surprisingly beautiful and full of outstanding wildlife experiences, as Nikki, one of our Product Managers, found out on her long journey home from Antarctica.
  • Wildlife

Monday, 14th July 2014

Destination Specialist

Travel Story: Great Antarctic Explorers!

Intrepid Discover the World clients Karen and Michael Rodger set off on to Antarctica on the Great Explorers Voyage hoping to visit the Historic Huts. Here's their story...
  • Travel Stories

Monday, 14th July 2014

Destination Specialist

Antarctica: Our Day in Paradise

Polar specialist Jo Cooper, from our Worldwide team, recounts a memorable day on the Antarctic Peninsula - from breakfast with humpbacks to a Brazilian BBQ dinner.
  • Travel Stories

Monday, 14th July 2014

Jo Cooper