Great Scott! Falcon Scott is joining Quark Expeditions on several 2013.14 Antarctic voyages

This just in: Falcon Scott, grandson of famed Antarctic explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott, will be reuniting with Sir Ernest Shackleton’s cousin, Jonathan Shackleton, on four Quark voyages this Antarctic season. Join Falcon and Jonathan on the Ocean Diamond as they regale passengers with tales of their ancestors’ battle to the South Pole. The pair will be on the November 14, 2013 voyage to the Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica, [...]

Statement

Quark Expeditions is deeply saddened by a tragedy, which occurred on the Sea Spirit during an Arctic expedition on Monday morning, June 17.  Our thoughts are with the three passengers involved in this incident and with their families, all of whom have been contacted.   We thank you in advance for your support and patience during this difficult and sensitive time.   Our official statement on the incident follows below. Should you have [...]