For information on History, Wildlife, Weather, Photography in Antarctica and the Arctic, visit our "POLAR INFO" areas

Antarctica InfoArctic Info


Visit our Flickr Collections for Antarctica and the Arctic with many of our award-winning photos.


Here are some companies and links to their web sites, that we refer people to all the time to help prepare for their next great journey...

Travel Insurance


We recommend that you purchase a travel protection plan to protect your trip investment and yourself while traveling. 

To get a quote and purchase travel protection now click here.




Polar Gear
Complete polar outfitting from Ship to Shore and New Headings:
• Clothing for your Voyage including parkas, base layers and waterproof outerwear
• Find all the gear you’ll need for your Arctic or Antarctica voyage

Sierra Trading Post (opens in new window) has clothing, boots and more.

Patagonia (opens in new window) offers excellent outdoors adventures clothing.


We highly recommend Longitude Books (opens in new window) because they specialize in quality books 
for our specific travel destinations.



Binoculars are a MUST HAVE on any Antarctica or Arctic trip.  Here's a great comparison of the various binoculars available: 

Rubber Boots

(Often referred to as Wellies or gumboots)

Cabela’s (opens in new window)

Muck Boots Online (opens in new window)