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Founding director of toucanmoon, Debra has many years’ experience in the travel industry and has held director-level positions in several high-profile international companies.

ONE OCEAN EXPEDITIONS ACTIVE DISCOVERY PROGRAMMING SETS SMALL-SHIP CRUISE SPECIALIST A STEP AHEAD

London 18 March 2019- One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), a world leader in small-ship expedition cruising, stretches its sails to warmer climates with its inaugural Active Discovery programmes. Sailing to South and Central America; Scotland, Ireland and Iceland, as well as Canada’s East Coast, OOE’s new Active Discovery itineraries provide the perfect blend of small-group activities, wildlife viewing, relaxation, rich culture and history.

Sailing on board the comfortable and capable RCGS Resolute, …

  • Posted: March 18, 2019
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Is This THE Most Relaxing Place In The World? As International Sleep Day Approaches, Visit The Destination That’s Already Sent 15 Million People To

London, 7 March 2019:  Recently-appointed by leading meditation and sleep app, www.calm.com, as the world’s first Sleep Storyteller-in-Residence, travel writer and adventurer, Phoebe Smith, is sending millions of people to sleep with relaxing tales about places that she has visited around the globe.

Arguably the most calm-inducing location of all seems to be Provence in the south of France, the subject of ‘Blue Gold’, Calm’s single most popular sleep story to date.  In …

  • Posted: March 7, 2019
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One Ocean Expeditions Offers Unique Angle for Expedition Cruising Through Onboard Art and Ornithology Programme

London, 5 March: Summer 2019 will welcome internationally renowned professional artists, ornithologists and polar specialists onboard One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) Spitsbergen Encounter voyage (28 June – 7 July 2019). Artist and field naturalist, Bruce Pearson; ornithology specialist Dick Filby and polar conservationist Denise Landau, will share their unique expertise with guests on board the small ship cruise, enabling passengers to learn more about the extraordinary Spitsbergen archipelago, the region’s birdlife and …

  • Posted: March 5, 2019
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Travel in Luxury on New Small-Ship Cruises to Rarely-Visited Russian Arctic

Bristol, 4 March 2019:  Two new trips to the Russian Arctic from specialist cruise operator, Swoop-Arctic (tel:  0117 369 0296), are helping to open up this rugged, isolated region to travellers wishing to experience its pristine landscapes and teeming wildlife in comfort.

Both the 22-day Russian High Arctic Island Explorer (22nd July 2020; prices from £12,183pp triple share) and the 26-day Russia’s Northern Shores expedition (22nd August 2020, from £22,860pp based on two sharing an Adventurer Suite) …

  • Posted: March 3, 2019
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One Ocean Expeditions Welcomes World-class Wildlife Presenter Nick Baker Onboard Their New 2019 Central America Voyages

London, 27 February – In April 2019, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) will launch their inaugural warm water voyages to Central America on board RCGS Resolute, the latest small ship to join the OOE fleet. With new destinations teaming with extraordinary wildlife – Costa Rica alone has over 940 identified species of birds – OOE is delighted that TV presenter and naturalist, Nick Baker, will join as a special guest to …

  • Posted: February 27, 2019
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In-Depth South Georgia Expedition Cruises Attract ‘Seen It All’ Adventurers

London, 5 February 2019 – One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), a world leader in expedition cruising, continues to evolve the exploration, study and education of the polar regions, including the sub-Antarctic region of South Georgia. A destination that profoundly touches even the most widely travelled of adventurers, South Georgia is known as the ‘Serengeti of the Southern Ocean’ with the greatest wildlife show on earth, due to its sheer beauty and staggering …

  • Posted: February 27, 2019
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World Premiere of Documentary Filmed in Collaboration with One Ocean Expeditions Initiates Movement to Protect our Oceans

London, 31January 2019: As a core supporter of the new feature documentary The Map To Paradise, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) is proud to announce the world premiere taking place at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival on 31January 2019. The premiere follows a private screening hosted by Prince Albert II of Monaco at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco in June 2018.

Australian filmmakers Danielle Ryan and James Sherwood travelled the globe …

  • Posted: February 27, 2019
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Remarkable Year Ahead for Cruise Specialist One Ocean Expeditions

London 13 January 2019– After welcoming the new year, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) is looking toward an exciting 2019 with the launch of new innovative itineraries, continuing the thread of their core pillars of exploration, and enhancing science and educational programming with an array of special guests and experiences.

1.         Adventurers will have the opportunity to explore the ‘Chilean Fjords’ and ‘Central America’, as well as ‘Scotland, Ireland and the Northern …

  • Posted: January 14, 2019
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What’s New in Patagonia for 2019

Bristol, 3 January 2019:  Specialist tour operator, Swoop Patagonia, is adding a raft of brand new treks and accommodation to its offering for 2019.

New Treks

Tierra del Fuego:  Two new, guided three-day treks, both of which start and finish in Ushuaia, provide seasoned hikers with the opportunity to experience technical routes and wild camping in remote areas that, while they are easily accessible from the city, are frequented by very few …

  • Posted: January 2, 2019
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EXPEDITION CRUISE SPECIALIST CELEBRATES 2018 MILESTONES

London, 21 December 2018 – As the new year approaches, small-ship expedition cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) reflects on a year of unprecedented growth, spectacular new itineraries and RCGS Resolute joining the fleet. Keeping sustainability, conservation and responsible tourism at the forefront of their philosophy, it was another exceptional year for the Vancouver based company.

We’ve counted down OOE’s top ten 2018 highlights.

With a name of historic proportions, OOE proudly …

  • Posted: December 21, 2018
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