Into the Mystic Haida Gwaii

Though Haida Gwaii, a spectacular archipelago off British Columbia, is known as the “islands at the edge of the world,” it is well within reach aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird and Sea Lion—the only U.S. vessels permitted to visit these hallowed islands in over twenty years. In large part, we were initially permitted to …

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Panama Canal Celebrates its 100th Birthday

Today mark's the 100-year anniversary of the completion of the Panama Canal. The Panama Canal is a “man-made” wonder, an engineering marvel that changed the way the world traveled and moved goods. Map of the Panama Canal And this wonder is evolving, growing. A mammoth new construction project is underway: new locks, which are seventy …

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Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic Announce Partnership with B&H Photo Video

Lindblad Expeditions – National Geographic, leaders in expedition cruises featuring photography, has partnered with B&H Photo Video to offer Lindblad guests access to new savings and services to make the most of what they see during their trip. Each Lindblad guest will receive B&H gear recommendations and discounts of up to 15 percent tailored to …

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Spending the Fourth in the Galapagos

While you may have been spending the July 4th holiday grilling with friends, a few handful of others were exploring the Galapagos Islands with Lindblad Expeditions & National Geographic aboard the National Geographic Islander. "What a way to celebrate America's birthday and the 54th anniversary of the creation of the Galapagos National Park. " Guests aboard …

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National Geographic Explorer in Dry Dock

Lindblad Expeditions flagship, the National Geographic Explorer, has just started a stint in dry dock. The ship is presently at the Lloyd Werft shipyard in Bremerhaven, Germany, where she will undergo comprehensive technical work and class renewal for Det Norske Veritas, a classification society organized as a foundation, with the objective of "Safeguarding life, property, …

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Lindblad Expeditions Purchases Orion Expeditions

Lindblad Expeditions announced today that is had purchased Orion Expedition Cruises. It's sole ship, the Orion, will become part of their existing fleet starting March 2014. Sarina Bratton, founder of Orion Expedition Cruises, will leave the company that pioneered small ship expedition cruising in Australia on April 19, 2013. Lindblad Expeditions partners with the National …

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