Vancouver Island

Sep 10, 2019 - National Geographic Quest


After a late showing of “The Princess Bride” last night (oddly, many aboard seemed to know most of the words!) we had a very leisurely morning on National Geographic Quest today with a sumptuous brunch on offer as we cruised south along the east coast of Vancouver Island. In the afternoon we disembarked for walks on Wallace Island.

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Andrew Peacock

Naturalist/Certified Photo Instructor

Andrew was born in Adelaide, South Australia and (mis)spent his youth surfing and kayaking in the ocean, as is the case for many Aussies! After graduating from medical school there, Andrew spent a year working as a surgical resident in Santa Barbara, California where he was introduced to rock climbing. Taking up this new activity with a passion, he began to explore the mountainous regions of the world and volunteered his medical skills in Nepal and India where he has since led numerous treks. After documenting his experiences there on slide film, Andrew began contributing photos to what was then the Lonely Planet image library, and thus began a ‘sideline career’ using the creative side of his brain.

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