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One Ocean Expeditions Sponsors Artist in Residence Program for the Arctic in Conjunction with the Scott Polar Research Institute

The sight of beluga whales, walrus, bearded and ringed seals, birds in the hundreds of thousands, imposing glaciers and the sought-after polar bear, will all be keenly anticipated by passengers on polar cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions’ (OOE), 10-day Spitsbergen Encounter cruise, departing on 13 June 2016.  Among those on board will be talented artist, 57-year old Julian Grater from Southampton, who won a place on the trip courtesy of OOE’s …

  • Posted: May 12, 2016
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LATA Top Published Photo of the Year Award – Winner Announced

Great news!  Photographer Renato Granieri has won the LATA Top Published Photo of the Year Award.  He travelled on One Ocean Expeditions South Georgia only voyage last October and the fabulous winning shot has been published widely in the UK’s regional press, Evening Standard and Independent.  Congratulations Renato!

  • Posted: April 27, 2016
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Inuit Ancestral Stories Come to Life As Historian Louie Kamookak Follows In The Footsteps of the Ill-Fated Franklin Expedition

April 14th, London – Louie Kamookak, an Inuit historian who played a significant role in the 2014 discovery of HMS Erebus, the long-lost vessel of British Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin, is to lead a ground search using oral traditions to find the remains of that ill-fated expedition of 1845.

In collaboration with the Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS), polar cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), is honoring Mr Kamookak’s enormous …

  • Posted: April 15, 2016
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New Youth Pricing Structure & Special Itineraries Make Polar Regions More Accessible to Families

23 March 2016, London – One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), the leading expert in small ship adventure cruises to the Arctic and Antarctica, is enjoying a positive response from families to its brand new youth pricing structure.  The company, which is now offering a 25% discount for young people aged up to 17 years, and 20% off for those aged from 18-21 years who can prove they are in fulltime education, is …

  • Posted: March 23, 2016
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Don’t be a fool – Book summer cruises to the Canadian Arctic before 1 April when special offers expire!

1 March 2016, London – Specialist cruise operator, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), is making summer trips to the Canadian Arctic much more accessible in 2016 by including complimentary charter flights between the gateways of Edmonton and Ottawa and their embarkation/disembarkation points, in the price of August departures. Passengers simply have to sort out their international flights and all other arrangements will be taken care of. But be quick, as this …

  • Posted: March 1, 2016
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Polar Cruise Specialist Launches Ultimate Marine Mammal Viewing Expedition

22 February 2016, London – A one-of-a-kind cruise programme involving live scientific research with world-renowned Marine Mammal scientists becomes a signature departure for Polar Cruise Specialist, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE). Plus, the launch of new GoPro apparatus provides unparalleled underwater viewing of marine mammals.

Five years in the making, the ultimate Marine Mammal viewing cruise calls intrepid travellers, photographers and wildlife enthusiasts to the Antarctic to join world-leading cetacean scientists and …

  • Posted: February 22, 2016
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One Ocean Expeditions Hosts Inaugural Polar Conference on Antarctic Cruise

London, 26 January 2016 – Passengers on One Ocean Expeditions’ 10-night Antarctic Peninsula Adventure, departing 28 February, will have unprecedented access to international representatives who manage Antarctica under the Antarctic Treaty. The key figures and diplomats from around the globe, on board Akademik Ioffe for the first-ever floating Polar Conference, will discuss steps to conserve the great Seventh Continent for future generations.

One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) is collaborating on The Future …

  • Posted: January 26, 2016
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Seven Reasons to Awaken your Inner Polar Explorer with One Ocean Expeditions

Canadian cruise operator, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), continues to strengthen its reputation as a trail blazer, taking expedition cruising to a whole new level by developing exclusive itineraries in the Antarctic, Greenland, Canadian Arctic and Canada’s Maritime East coast.

Its small group, nature-based voyages have customer service and environmental values at their heart. Here’s why OOE’s cruises appeal to travellers with an adventurous spirit and a social conscience: …

  • Posted: January 12, 2016
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ONE OCEAN EXPEDITIONS’ POLAR CRUISE SHIPS TRANSFORMED INTO EXCLUSIVE FLOATING GALLERIES WITH PHOTOS OF SCOTT’S LAST ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION

London, 5 January 2016: One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) is the first, and currently only, small adventure cruise ship operator to agree a partnership with the Scott Polar Research Institute (SPRI) at the University of Cambridge, and Salto Ulbeek publishers to exhibit limited edition platinum prints of the iconic photographs taken by Herbert Ponting during Captain Scott’s British Antarctic Expedition in 1910-13.

The prints have been delivered to OOE’s two ships – …

  • Posted: January 5, 2016
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New Year’s Eve Among Emperors & Kings on the Ultimate Antarctic Cruise

Revellers with a sense of adventure can ring the change of the New Year by dispensing with their ‘penguin suits’ and meeting the real thing instead on the new Ultimate Antarctica Amongst Emperors & Kings itinerary, from leading polar cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE). In fact, it’s possible to get up close to eight different species of penguin on this 11-night voyage, which takes in the South Shetland Islands, …

  • Posted: December 15, 2015
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