Aurora Expeditions Blog

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100 Portraits In 100 Days

Artist, writer, and travel presenter Sorrel Wilby has committed to spending 100 consecutive days in her studio producing 100 portraits, …

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New Polar Expedition Jacket

From November 2014 each passenger travelling on our Antarctic or Arctic voyages will receive a complimentary polar expedition jacket to …

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Humpback Whale Facts

Whales are truly fascinating creatures. These majestic mammals are capable of growing to truly magnificent sizes, often far surpassing any …

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Antarctica Christmas Cruise: 10 Reasons To Join

Experience a Christmas, so unique, different and memorable that you will remember it for the rest of your life, only …

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Cures For Jet Lag – Fact Or Fiction?

Jet lag is a combination of symptoms, predominantly fatigue, caused by travelling abruptly across different time zones. Travelling to a …

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Aurora Donates To Riaus

Aurora Expeditions has donated over $2,500 to further the valuable work of the science communication organisation. The funds were donated …

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Fun Facts About Elephant Seals

Here at Aurora Expeditions, we like our guests to get as close to the action as possible and when there’s …

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What To Do And See In Stanley, Falkland Islands

What do you associate with the Falkland Islands? For many people, it’s the 1982 war between the United Kingdom and …

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Introducing Our Antarctic Team For 2014/15

Travelling to Antarctica is made so much richer by those who you experience it with. At Aurora Expeditions, we hand-pick …

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Patagonia & Antarctica Tour: Reasons To Combine The Two

Always dreamed of visiting the final frontier of Antarctica, or exploring the heart of Patagonia in South America? Why not …

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How You Can Help Save Our Polar Bears

Aurora Expeditions is passionate about conserving the world’s threatened wildlife. That’s why we want to raise awareness about the threats …

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Where To Climb In Scoresby Sund, Greenland

With sheer granite cliffs and glacial remnants that rise from the sea, Greenland’s geography can certainly take your breath away. …

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Aurora Sponsors Australian Geographic Society Awards

Aurora Expeditions will again be a main sponsor of the Australian Geographic Society awards next week, presenting the ‘Adventurer of …

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Celebrating Ernest Shackleton, By Gary Lee

A dozen passengers who had travelled on Aurora Expeditions’ In Shackleton’s Footsteps adventure in March 2016, gathered in London on 20 of May for …

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Cruising Norway’s Fjords: A Travel Guide

Tucked away on the fringe of the Arctic Circle, the dramatic landscapes of Norway draw travellers from around the world, …

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Doing Our Bit To Protect The Kimberley!

Aurora Expeditions is proud to show their commitment to the Australian environment by helping fund Australian Geographic’s new and exciting Scientific …

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Spring: What’s Happening In Antarctica?

What makes springtime such a special time of the year for you? Whether it’s the blossoming of flowers, the bouncing …

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Discovering The Arctic Through The Eyes Of A 14-Year-Old

Voyaging to a frozen wilderness holds a magical allure for many a wide-eyed traveller, but when you’re experiencing it through …

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Arctic Birds – Pecking Order

The wonderful wildlife we’re lucky to come across on our amazing voyages is one of the major draw cards for …

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The Aurora Expeditions Antarctic Landscape Photography Competition

We are delighted to announce Geoff Thomas as the winner of the competition with his stunning photo entitled ‘Elephant Seal …

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Aurora Expeditions’ Everyday Hero

Aurora Expeditions’ Chief Financial Officer, Marcel De Graaf, will be putting his body on the line this June when he’ll …

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What Geological Wonders Will You Find On The Kimberley Coast?

A world of ancient rock carvings, fossilised dinosaur footprints and horizontal waterfalls, the Kimberley Coast is a landscape lover’s paradise. Those …

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Top Packing Tips For A Polar Expedition

It goes without saying that heading off on a polar expedition, either to the Arctic Circle or the mighty Antarctica …

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6 Reasons For Crossing The Arctic Circle

As one of the world’s most remote, fascinating locations, the Arctic Circle is not your ordinary travel destination. Populated by …

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