Antarctica

The Lore Behind the Keel Laying

On March 17, 2018, Lindblad Expeditions celebrated the keel laying of the National Geographic Endurance, our brand-new, Polar Class 5 ship, at the shipyard in Gdynia, Poland. This time-honored, seafaring tradition marks the first major milestone in the construction of Read more…

By Lauren, ago
Patagonia

The Island at the End of the World

In his striking book Staten Island: Isla de los Estados, award-winning National Geographic photographer Kike Calvo (pronounced key-keh) captures the spirit of Tierra del Fuego’s remote and magical island. Here, Kike shares memories of being aboard National Geographic Explorer’s historic, Read more…

By Lauren, ago
Arctic

The Magic of Polar Bears

“You’re hoping for a bear encounter, but nothing is guaranteed. Having this intimacy with an animal that you’ve heard so much about and then to be face-to-face with it, it just felt deeply personal.”  – Anita G., Guest aboard National Read more…

By Kim, ago
News

Our return to Egypt

NEW YORK, NY, January 19, 2018 — Lindblad Expeditions has announced its return to Egypt with a remarkable 13-day journey, Passage Through Egypt.  The epic adventure combines explorations of Cairo and stays at the exclusive Nile Ritz-Carlton and the historic Mena House, with a six-night cruise on Read more…

By Kim, ago