Guest Post: Antarctica through the Eyes of an Arctic Aficionado by Andrew White

As someone who has truly been bitten by the Arctic bug, I was chomping at the bit to see Antarctica. And as the newest member of the Quark sales team, I was looking forward to seeing a Quark expedition in action. Like most salespeople it is easier to sell something you have experienced and even easier if you are genuinely passionate about it. Would it stack up to my experiences [...]

10 things you didn't know about the walrus!

1. A walrus can hold it’s breathe under water for up to 30 minutes. 2. The adult male walrus can weigh from 900kg to 1400kg (2000 to 3000lbs) and can grow to 12ft in length. 3. Although the walruses body looks bald, it’s actually covered with a thin layer of fur. 4. The tusks of the male walrus can weight over 3 pounds each. 5. The walruses scientific name, ‘Odobenus rosmarus’, is [...]