This guest post is from Kellie Netherwood, who travelled on the Ocean Diamond from 26 December 2012 to 14 January 2013 on the Explorers & Kings Expedition, visiting the Falkland Islands, South Georgia and Antarctica. Kellie shares her travel and photography experiences to inspire others to create their own at Destination Unknown . Her website features a section dedicated to her recent Antarctica travels and she shares some of her [...]
Quark passenger getting up close with the penguin in Antarctica. Photo taken by Quark Passenger on Dec. 29th, 2012.
“Did I use too much gel in my hair this morning?” Photo by Celia C., Antarctica.
Polar cruising in Antarctica on a sunny day. This photo was taken while on the Ocean Diamond Antarctic Explorer voyage, Dec. 29, 2012. Lisa McLean
“..and over here is where I hatched….” Antarctica’s Next Top Tour Guide in the making. Photo by Lisa McLean, December 2012.
This helpful info-graphic starring our very own Merchandise Coordinator Jaymie, will ensure that you are 100% prepared for your polar voyage. Stay warm, dry and comfortable like a polar pro! Many of these items are available for purchase in our Polar Gear shop.
Looks like the Ocean Diamond has a little hitchhiker waiting to come aboard! (Click the photo to enlarge) Today’s Photo Of The Day comes courtesy of a passenger on our Antarctic Explorer voyage on the Ocean Diamond in December 2012.
A pair of bright orange penguin feet. Incredible detail in this photo! Photo by Quark Expeditions passenger aboard the Ocean Diamond, December 2012.
Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar adventure, announces it has teamed up with TourWrist to provide a virtual expedition experience of the Antarctic Peninsula via the company’s virtual platform which enables consumers to shoot, view and share 360-degree panoramic images via smartphone, tablets and computers. Quark Expeditions’ photography guide and IAPP pano-pro photographer, Susanne Weissenberger, will be shooting and sharing some of her immersive panoramic images while on the upcoming [...]
When it comes to booking your Quark Expeditions trip, our Polar Travel Advisers are top notch. They can guide you through the entire booking process and answer every question you can possibly think of! Why? Because they’ve been in your shoes; a first time polar adventurer, brimming with anticipation and excitement! That’s why we asked one of our PTA’s, Naomi, to tell us a little about her Quark Expeditions voyage to Antarctica. [...]