Expeditions blog

September 16, 2020
From prehistoric villages in Scotland to the monumental moai of Easter Island, here are our picks for the most riveting archaeological sites you can explore—and puzzle over—on a National Geographic Expedition.

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September 2, 2020
Taking inspiration from the movie Mulan, we set out to talk to one of Nat Geo’s female photographers about their personal and professional journey.

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August 12, 2020
Witness some of nature's most mesmerizing light shows.

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July 27, 2020
Shimmering glaciers and vibrant lakes, limestone caves and craggy peaks, alpine meadows and dense forest—the vast landscape of the Canadian Rockies is a treasury of scenic splendour.

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July 3, 2020
Head to this landlocked South American country for an array of one-of-a-kind adventures.

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June 9, 2020
These safari icons make nearly every wildlife lover’s much-see list, but some of their animal attributes may surprise you.

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May 3, 2020
Whether there's pack ice in the harbour or trap berths in the water, each season on this Newfoundland isle showcases a unique intermingling of nature and culture.

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April 17, 2020
Lucy Hawkes, biologist, National Geographic Explorer and Expert on several National Geographic Expeditions, joins us in celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of Earth Day.

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April 3, 2020
Explore the treasures of Scotland and discover its rich history, fascinating landmarks and spectacular landscapes that come straight from Middle-earth.

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March 14, 2020
Find out what our National Geographic Explorers have to say on Earth Day

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March 10, 2020
The astounding biodiversity of Borneo has inspired generations of explorers and continues to attract wildlife lovers and researchers alike.

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March 6, 2020
Travel to the world’s most hidden cornered with M Jackson, National Geographic Expert and glaciologist, who offers an enriched insight into the world of ice.

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February 15, 2020
We spoke with Susan Seubert, a renowned National Geographic Photographer who often joins our Expedition Cruises in partnership with Ponant.

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January 24, 2020
Look beyond Alaska’s conspicuous attractions to find a host of gems hidden among the grandeur.

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December 14, 2019
For hikers looking to amble across Europe, the end of summer signals cooler temperatures and fewer trekkers to dodge on the trail.

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October 25, 2019
National Geographic photographer and filmmaker Bob Poole discusses photography, safaris and travelling with National Geographic Expeditions.

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October 8, 2019
Since 2016, travellers on National Geographic Journeys—offered in partnership with G Adventures—have helped plant more than 6,000 native trees in the cloud forests of Costa Rica.

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September 1, 2019
Born and raised in Kenya, National Geographic Explorer Washington Wachira is a wildlife biologist and conservationist who will lead an expedition in search of magnificent wildlife.

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August 12, 2019
Why tackle the tallest freestanding mountain in the world? Every climber has their reason for choosing to conquer Mount Kilimanjaro—and we have ten for making the storied ascent with National Geographic Expeditions.

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July 29, 2019
Formed some 44 million years ago, the Alps make up the youngest, most densely populated mountain range in Europe. Learn more about the iconic mountain ranges of the Swiss and Italian Alps.

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July 29, 2019
Regarded as one of the most spectacular destinations in the world, French Polynesia is hub for magnificent wildlife, thriving ecosystems and picture-perfect scenery.

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