Posts by Paul Schuster
Beechey Island: Mystery & Historical Monuments in the High Arctic
Beechey Island in Canada's High Arctic is a small island rich in history and a favorite landing for expedition passengers. Here's why!
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9 Rare and Exceptional Arctic Repositioning Cruise Experiences, from Scotland to Svalbard
Explore the exceptional sights and sounds of the North Atlantic on a repositioning cruise from Scotland’s bustling “Granite City’ to Fair Isle, the…
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Exploring Spitsbergen: Where & When to Visit the Wildlife Capital of the Arctic
What time of year is best for visiting Spitsbergen, and what can you see and do while you’re there? Explore your options for visiting the Wildlife…
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5 Arctic Animals You Might See on a North Pole Expedition
Minke, Humpback and Bowhead Whales and more!
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Baffin Island Communities: What You’ll See & Do in Pangnirtung & Iqaluit
Why is Baffin Island in Nunavut the hottest new Arctic destination? In this post, explore Pangnirtung and Iqaluit and discover why each is a…
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In the Footsteps of Franklin
The 2016 discovery of the long-lost HMS Terror, sister ship of Franklin’s HMS Erebus, raised many questions about epic Arctic tragedy.
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Celebrate the Life and Legacy of Antarctic Explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton
Passengers on a Quark Expedition voyage got an in-depth history lesson from Jonathan Shackleton, a first cousin of the famous polar explorer.
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