Tag: Arctic

Arctic




Our trip to the North Pole – The experience of a lifetime

July 26th, 2018 by

Imagine this: A ship so impressive, it can call itself the most powerful nuclear icebreaker in the world. Gary and Patricia travelled aboard the 50 Years of Victory to explore the High Arctic and shared their unforgettable travel experience with us.   The trip was, in a word, extraordinary. Too start with, just being on the 50 Years […]

Expedition diary – Winter Whales of Norway

July 26th, 2018 by

“Got any travel plans?” asked Tony, when I saw him the pub, “You know, get away from the cold British winter?” “Yes”, I replied. “We’re going snorkeling”. “Caribbean? Red Sea? Maldives?” “No, we thought we’d try Norway”. Tony inhaled some of his beer. “Oh yeah?” he spluttered, “Tell me another!” “No really … in the […]

FAQ’s about the Aurora Borealis – Northern lights

July 22nd, 2016 by

During a number of our expeditions we admire the dancing green lights of the Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights in the sky.  We admire them when we snorkel with Orcas in Norway or during our Ice diving trips at the White Sea in Russia. And though Heineken claims to play an important role in the […]

FAQ’s about Polar Snorkeling

April 2nd, 2016 by

Designed for the more adventurous traveller, Polar Snorkelling is a unique activity that offers the chance to discover what lies beneath the icy Polar waters. This great activity, offered on Waterproof Expeditions’ small ship Cruises and Expeditions, allows travellers to enjoy a ‘full concept’ for Polar experiences, exploring new sites above and below the water. […]