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Press Release Fulfills Travelers’ Polar Needs

Immerse yourself in a virtual Arctic or Antarctica Expedition

November 19, 2013 – Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar adventures, today launched the expedition cruise industry’s most immersive and comprehensive new website promoting expedition travel the Arctic and Antarctica. will not only provide global travelers with essential information on every aspect of planning travel to these emerging destinations, it will also be the only website in Polar expedition cruising to provide an optimal user experience across multiple devices, from mobile phones to tablets and desktops. The site was designed by Toronto-based firm Devlin Digital.

Far more than an online booking tool, visitors to the site will be engrossed in all aspects of a Polar expedition and will be inspired by the immersive, high-resolution images, most of which have been submitted by actual Quark passengers from their own voyages. Also available are videos which take you through a typical day in the life of an Arctic or Antarctic voyage, as well as how to pack for the Polar Regions. All content will be available for social sharing.

“Whether you’re a first-time explorer or a seasoned wayfarer, our new site acts as a virtual Polar Travel Adviser, providing essential information on the regions themselves, as well the incredible wildlife to be seen, landing sites, history and the various activities offered,” stated Hans Lagerweij, president of Quark Expeditions. “Because of the use of magnificent photography and inspiring videos, this Polar website truly brings the expedition to life.”

Whether you’re looking to walk amongst giant penguin colonies, explore stretches of the Antarctic Peninsula by kayak, or view an incredible display of the northern lights from the ship’s deck, there’s a voyage you can explore in more detail on the new

About Quark Expeditions

For over 20 years, Quark Expeditions has been the leading provider of polar adventure travel. With its diverse fleet of specially equipped vessels and seasoned expedition leaders, they offer travelers unparalleled access to the most remote regions on earth. In 2011, Quark was named a recipient of National Geographic Traveler’s “50 Tours of a Lifetime” for their “Three Arctic Islands” voyage