Alaska

Q&A with Andy Szabo of Alaska Whale Foundation

As the director of the Alaska Whale Foundation (AWF), Andy Szabo studies the fascinating cultural behaviors of humpbacks in Southeast Alaska—and oversees critical research that’s helping to better understand and protect the health of this very special population. Thanks to a longtime, exclusive partnership between Lindblad Expeditions and AWF, he Read more…

By Lauren, ago
Antarctica

Brrr…ing On the Polar Plunge

Only 600 miles or so from the Arctic Circle in an otherworldly landscape of snow-capped mountains, an intrepid group of explorers step out of their robes, one by one, and then 3, 2, 1….make a splash in the icy waters! Whether you’re one of the brave few to jump or Read more…

By Lauren, ago
Wildlife

Meet the Ocean With Paul North

An undersea specialist for Lindblad Expeditions and the founder of Meet the Ocean, Paul North has been diving since his mid-20s when he headed to Honduras to swim with whale sharks. Two years later he had his first introduction to cold waters when his former dive instructor/mentor invited him on Read more…

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Expedition Team

A Tale of the South Pacific

A far-flung South Seas island. An uninhabited white-sand beach. A group of ardent explorers. And a message in a bottle. It sounds like the makings of a Stevenson novel…but this story played out in real life on a recent Lindblad expedition aboard the National Geographic Orion. Read on for our Read more…

By Lauren, ago