Stories: North America

Arrivals & Departures: A dazzling display

Michael Ferrante

MSC Cruises has not only extended its partnership with Swarovski but gone a step further with the world’s first crystal cabin, writes Michael Ferrante

Arrivals & Departures: Qatar Airways big winners in 2019 World Airline Awards

William Yeoman

Qatar, Singapore and AirAsia airlines were the big winners at this year's World Airline Awards.

Bear necessities of life

Mogens Johansen

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

Arrivals & Departures: Compact pods a sleeping giant

Mogens Johansen

MOGENS JOHANSEN explores the rise in small-format accommodation.

Arrivals & Departures: The force awakens

Mogens Johansen

Star Wars fans who have imagined themselves travelling to a galaxy far, far away are finally able to do so, writes MOGENS JOHANSEN.

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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