Stories: Adventure

The Travel Club Show : What to Wear in Antarctica

Stephen Scourfield

From November to March, expedition cruise ships head south to Antarctic. And with mid-year sales in outdoor gear stores starting around now, travellers who have booked and paid for this experience of a lifetime are asking STEPHEN SCOURFIELD what they should buy, what they should wear, and just how cold it will be. So here’s our guide to gearing up…

Our World: Bear necessities of life

Mogens Johansen

MOGENS JOHANSEN captures the joy of Grinder the grizzly, who is thriving in captivity.

TRAVEL GUIDE Modern Cruising: Edge of glory on a stunning new liner

Steve McKenna

Is the new Celebrity ship a game changer? STEVE McKENNA steps aboard the ship to find the answer.

Our World: Adventures around every turn of the holy Ganges River

Barry O'Brien

BARRY O’BRIEN finds his cruise on a rickety boat to Varanasi an eye-opener 

Our World: Chilling at Canggu with boho crowd

Bonita Grima

BONITA GRIMA discovers that Seminyak’s little sister has an easier pace and cool vibes.

Photography: Glacier Bay, Alaska

Mogens Johansen

There is a loud crack followed by a low rumble. The Marjerie glacier is calving – large pieces of glacial ice cascades into the icy water below. In that instant they become growlers bobbing up and down in the water as they slowly become accustomed to their new environment... Hear journalist and photographer Mogens Johansen recount some of the most exciting moments in his recent 7-day cruise from Vancouver along the scenic inside passage to Alaska, as we look at some of his spectacular photographs. You can read the full story in this Saturday's Weekend West travel liftout.

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