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Top Things To Do In Aberdeen Before Your Arctic Circle Cruise

Perched at the top of Britain, Scotland is characterised by its historic cities, winding roads and rugged terrain. The city …

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Hookpod Launches Kickstarter Campaign

The Hookpod is a new fisheries invention that’s small in size, big in innovation and has huge implications for saving …

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Introducing Aurora Expeditions’ New Sales Team

Our Sydney Sales Team has had a couple of new faces join the team in the last few weeks. Meet …

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The Good Gift Guide

Get out of your usual gift giving routine and get a truly unique gift from some of our favourite partners …

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Our 10 Most Popular Instagram Posts Of 2016

It’s been a great year for amazing photos, from Antarctica to the Arctic and to all the places in between. …

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When Is The Best Time To Trek Patagonia?

The remote region of Patagonia, which spans Chile and Argentina in the southern part of the South American continent, is a …

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Solo Adventure Vacations: Why You Should Go

It doesn’t matter whether you’re joining us around Antarctica or the European Arctic, undertaking a group holiday as a solo …

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How To Share Your Antarctic Expedition Cruise With The Folks Back Home

Cruising around the Antarctic Peninsula, you’ll see myriad marvels that most people will likely never encounter in their life. Towering …

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Is Crossing The Drake Passage Dangerous? Tips For Surviving

As part of your Antarctic expedition, you’ll be crossing the Drake Passage, a stretch of water that has great significance …

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Antarctic Weather Patterns: What will the weather be like on my cruise?

Each year, we take parties of excited people to see the Antarctic Peninsula’s famous tourist attractions. Aboard our purpose-built expedition ships, …

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Antarctica Through The Eyes Of Lauren Bath

I have a strange job. I am a professional Instagrammer, travel influencer, photographer, marketer, freelance social media marketer, traveller, entrepreneur, …

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Should I Cruise To Antarctica Or Fly?

Seeing Antarctica with your own two eyes is a bucket list moment for many people around the world. The isolated, …

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What Do You Need To Pack For A Trip To Antarctica?

When packing for your holiday, do you have trouble deciding between what to take versus leave at home? If so, …

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App-Mazing! Your Guide To The Best Travel Apps For Smartphones

When packing for your next adventure, what is at the top of your list? While your passport, itinerary and appropriate …

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How To Avoid Common Travel Scams In South America

Travelling to South America is an experience in itself, a unique adventure that you won’t find in other continents. However, …

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Nature & Wildlife Photography Tips For Snapping Animals In Their Own Habitat

Animal lovers get a kick out of our expeditions to the Antarctic Peninsula and South Georgia because of the many …

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Know Your Nautical Terms On Board With Aurora Expeditions

If you’re planning on setting sail with the incredible team from Aurora Expeditions, you’ll no doubt want to do some …

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What Should You Do Before Embarking On Your Expedition?

Waiting the days and weeks until you embark on your adventure can be pretty hard. All you want to do …

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Travel Photography Tips For Your Trip To The Kimberley Coast

A voyage to the Kimberley region of northwestern Australia offers prime opportunity for photographers of all levels to capture its …

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How can I prepare for my first trip to Antarctica?

Preparing for a cruise to Antarctica will be unlike any holiday you’ve had before. You’ll be exploring the world’s coldest …

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Discover Reykjavik: Best Things To See & Do

Perched at the rim of the Arctic Circle, Iceland is a gateway to the frozen north, steeped in centuries of …

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How To Deal With Seasickness On A Cruise Ship: FAQ

If you’ve just booked your place on board the Polar Pioneer or Greg Mortimer for one of Aurora Expeditions’ Arctic Circle …

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Children In Antarctica: Can I Take My Children With Me?

If you love sharing your passions with your children and exploring new places together, it is natural to want them to …

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Things To Do In Tropical Darwin

Red, rugged and remote are the three words that best describe Australia’s Northern Territory. With a vast population across the …

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