Author Archives: toucanmoon

About the Author

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.

Discovery of Long-Lost Vessel Marks Third Significant Underwater Archaeological Find in the Arctic

London, 10 September 2018:  For the second time in Canadian history, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) has contributed to the discovery expedition to find a long-lost vessel in collaboration with The Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS). The most recent discovery of evidence of Nova Zembla, a Scottish whaling ship that was wrecked near Buchan Gulf off the coast of Baffin Island in 1902, will help shed light on the historical and political complexity …

  • Posted: September 8, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

One Ocean Expeditions supports scientific research and exploration through national and international partnerships

Polar expedition cruise operator, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), is proud to support nationally and internationally accredited scientific programmes, working with renowned scientists at both poles and beyond. These partnerships actively contribute to the protection and maintenance of the fragile polar regions, contributing to a long-term positive environmental impact.

At the centre of all OOE programming is a core commitment to ocean and environmental health. Additional to the support of scientific research programmes, OOE …

  • Posted: August 15, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0


London, 13 August 2018 – With the launch of its 2019/20 season, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) continues to bring innovation and diversity to its Antarctic expedition cruise programming.

Sustainability, conservation and responsible tourism remain at the forefront of OOE’s philosophy and programming. Year after year, the company introduces new elements to further increase guests’ engagement with easier access to the world’s most remote regions to ensure exceptional cruising experiences.

1) It’s with …

  • Posted: August 13, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

One Ocean Expeditions and Ocean Wise Announce Formal Partnership

London, 30 July 2018:  One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) has announced that it has formalised its partnership with not-for-profit organization Ocean Wise. After nearly a decade of creating exceptional travel experiences together, OOE and Ocean Wise have signed a five-year partnership agreement with the intent of expanding their joint educational programs around the world on select OOE voyages.

Ocean Wise is a global ocean conservation organization focused on protecting and restoring our world’s …

  • Posted: July 30, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

New Adventure Hike in the Wilds of Argentina

London, 18 July 2018:  Adventurous hikers will be drawn to a new five-day trek with South America specialist, Swoop Patagonia, which crosses Argentina’s rugged Cordon del Bosque mountain range, to reach the tranquil shores of Lago del Desierto.

Not for the faint hearted, the ‘El Condor to Lago del Desierto’ trek requires participants to ford rivers, traverse rugged terrain, negotiate ancient beech forests, descend in to valleys for up to eight …

  • Posted: July 18, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

One Ocean Expeditions Supports Canadian Culture at Edinburgh’s Internationally Renowned Summer Festivals

Canadian expedition cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) will celebrate Canadian art and culture this summer in a number of partnerships at Edinburgh’s major summer festivals. Throughout August, Edinburgh plays host to the Edinburgh Fringe, the world’s largest Arts Festival, and the International Festival, featuring incredible dance, opera, music and theatre performances. Not only has OOE announced their support of a much-anticipated new exhibition celebrating the Northwest Passage by the …

  • Posted: July 9, 2018
  • Tags: General
  • Comments: 0

Six Ways To Get Off The Beaten Track In Antarctica

27 June, London  –  Kicking off the 2018 Antarctic season, polar cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) gives travellers two chances to get ‘Off the Beaten Track’; first onboard One Ocean Navigator / Akademik Ioffe on 7 November, or by joining the inaugural voyage of OOE’s newest vessel, RCGS Resolute departing 16 November 2018.

Each traveller returns from Antarctica humbled by the experience, many becoming ambassadors for the protection and preservation of …

  • Posted: June 27, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

One Ocean Expeditions Sponsors Friends of SPRI’s Arctic Artist in Residence

One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) is delighted to announce that passengers who travel on its expedition cruise to the icy landscapes of Greenland and Baffin Island, departing on 5th September, will be joined by Nicholas Jones, the newly-appointed Friends of the Scott Polar Research Institute’s (SPRI) Arctic Artist in Residence.

Each year, Friends of SPRI and OOE generously offer a place onboard an Arctic expedition to an artist whose work not only …

  • Posted: June 26, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

Ground-Breaking Documentary Film Highlights the Collaboration of Science and Tourism in Antarctica and the World’s Oceans

London, 11 June 2018: One Ocean Expeditions (OOE) and the work of internationally renowned marine ecologist Dr. Ari Friedlaender feature in the recently launched documentary ‘Map to Paradise’ by Australian based production company, Bluebottle Films, which has premiered in Monaco.

The eco-conscious feature film documentary ‘Map to Paradise’ was released at the Oceanographic Institute in Monaco on 7 June. The film portrays a collection of character-driven stories that convey the quest of individuals, …

  • Posted: June 11, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

Immersive Photography in Coastal Costa Rica

Expedition cruise specialist takes photography to the heart of its innovative Central America cruise programming 


Expedition cruise specialist, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), recognised for its comprehensive educational programming, expands its photography program to non-polar destinations in Spring 2019, starting with Costa Rica.


Home to 6% of the entire world’s biodiversity, Costa Rica is every photographer’s dream. OOE’s Photographer-in-Residence, Jeff Topham, compares the sheer volume of Costa Rica’s stunning backdrop of wildlife and nature …

  • Posted: May 17, 2018
  • Tags: News
  • Comments: 0

Copyright © 2021 Debra Taylor t/a Toucanmoon. All rights reserved.