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Jun 04, 2019, 09:30 ET Quark Expeditions Unveils Name Of New Game-Changing Polar Expedition Ship

Quark Expeditions®, the leader in polar adventures operating exclusively in the Arctic and Antarctica, today announced the name of their new polar...


Nov 12, 2018, 08:00 ET Quark Expeditions Successfully Arrives At Remote Snow Hill Island For A Third Time This Season

Hello again, penguins. Quark Expeditions®, the leader in polar adventures and pioneering expedition travel company operating exclusively in the...


Feb 07, 2017, 21:39 ET Quark Expeditions afholder storslået 2017 topmøde på Nordpolen

Quark Expeditions®, pionerer inden for polarekspeditioner og førende leverandør af eventyrrejser til Arktisk og Antarktis, er stolte af at kunne...


Feb 07, 2017, 14:27 ET Quark Expeditions organisiert epischen Nordpol-Gipfel 2017

Quark Expeditions®, das Pionierunternehmen für Polarexpeditionen und der führende Anbieter von Reiseabenteuern in der Arktis und Antarktis, freut...


Feb 07, 2017, 09:05 ET Quark Expeditions Hosts Epic 2017 North Pole Summit

Quark Expeditions®, the pioneering polar expedition company and the leading provider of adventures to the Arctic and Antarctic, is pleased to...


Jul 05, 2012, 02:22 ET Presentación de Quark Expeditions en la serie documental Frozen Planet

Este fin de semana Quark Expeditions, empresa líder en viajes polares se presentará en el debut de Discovery en Español de la co-producción del...


Jul 05, 2012, 01:55 ET Quark Expeditions Featured in Frozen Planet Docu-Series

This weekend, Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar travel, will be featured in the Discovery en Espanol debut of the Discovery Channel and BBC...


Nov 04, 2011, 02:33 ET Flash Sale: Cruise to Antarctica for $1 with Quark Expeditions

Monday, November 7, 2011, Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar adventure, will launch the company's first-ever flash sale for a four day period...


Oct 06, 2011, 04:36 ET Quark Expeditions Commissions the Kapitan Dranitsyn

Today, Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar adventure, announced the addition of a new Russian icebreaker, Kapitan Dranitsyn, to the company's...


Sep 28, 2011, 06:29 ET Earn up to 80,000 MileagePlus Award Miles With Quark Expeditions

Quark Expeditions, the leader in polar adventures, has partnered with the United Airlines MileagePlus program to offer one MileagePlus award mile for ...


May 31, 2011, 12:21 ET Pioneering Spirit Prevails as the Polar Travel Specialist Leads Innovation in the Arctic with Four New Expeditions and the First Ever North Pole Hot Air Balloon Ascents

Today, Quark Expeditions, a polar travel specialist, announced the company's 2012 Arctic expedition schedule, dates, and prices. The 10 departures...


May 02, 2011, 05:39 ET Quark Expeditions "Three Arctic Islands" Cruise One of 50 Tours of a Lifetime

National Geographic Traveler has named "Three Arctic Islands: Triple the Adventure" one of 2011's 50 Tours of a Lifetime. To qualify for the honor an ...


Apr 11, 2011, 10:11 ET Quark Expeditions declares April 11-15, 2011 Northeast Passage Week

The least traveled Arctic water route is the Northeast Passage from Murmansk, Russia to the Bering Strait. For decades it was closed to the...


Apr 06, 2011, 10:10 ET Sea-Kayaking in Norway's Arctic Paradise

Sea-kayaking in Svalbard, Norway's Arctic paradise takes place in an extreme environment. Quark Expeditions, a polar specialist, recommends that...


Mar 23, 2011, 01:43 ET Farewell Akademik Ioffe

Akademik Ioffe sailed its final voyage for the polar specialist Quark Expeditions. The former Russian research vessel converted to an expedition ship ...


Mar 11, 2011, 02:32 ET Laurie Dexter Is the Expedition Leader on Quark Expeditions World Cruise

The legendary expedition icebreaker Kapitan Khlebnikov makes a farewell circumnavigation of the Arctic from July 10 to September 13, 2011. Quark...


Mar 03, 2011, 10:11 ET Quark Expeditions Nominated as World's Best Tour Operator by Travel & Leisure Magazine

Quark Expeditions, a polar travel specialist, has been nominated by Travel and Leisure as the World's Best Tour Operator in the magazine's annual...


Feb 22, 2011, 04:00 ET Indiana Blogger Wins $54,000 Cruise to the North Pole from Quark Expeditions

Giovanni Savaglio from Munster, Indiana, wrote the winning blog post in Quark Expeditions' Blog Your Way to the North Pole contest. The 2,535 votes...


Feb 14, 2011, 11:22 ET Quark Expeditions Sponsors Antarctica: Photographs by Santiago Vanegas

Atlanta Photographer Santiago Vanegas sailed below the Antarctic Circle in 2009 aboard a Quark Expeditions vessel. From the 11,000 pictures he took...


Feb 01, 2011, 09:00 ET Quark Expeditions Adds New Itinerary and Departures Aboard Sea Spirit

To showcase the newest ship in the Quark Expeditions fleet, the polar specialist is introducing a new 9-day itinerary – Wildlife Cruise through the...


Jan 24, 2011, 12:00 ET Quark Expeditions Partners With Starpath School of Navigation for the Ultimate Polar Learn-&-Cruise Through the Arctic's Northwest Passage

Together, Starpath School of Navigation and Quark Expeditions will provide amateur and advanced sailors alike a unique opportunity to transit the...


Jan 10, 2011, 12:30 ET Quark Expeditions Extends Office Hours to Meet Consumer Demand

Unprecedented interest in the Arctic and Antarctica compelled Quark Expeditions, a Vermont-based, polar expedition operator to extend its office...


Dec 01, 2010, 12:00 ET One Travel Blogger Will Win a $54,000 Cruise to the North Pole

Experienced and aspiring travel bloggers can write to win a USD$54,000 expedition to the North Pole from Quark Expeditions. The prize is a trip for...


Nov 10, 2010, 10:36 ET Luxurious Sea Spirit Cruises the Antarctic Peninsula for the First Time

Since 1991, Quark Expeditions has specialized in polar cruises to the Arctic and Antarctica. Today, the company, which operates the largest fleet of...


Nov 09, 2010, 09:32 ET The Holiday Gift for Travelers who want the Ultimate Arctic Adventure

In 1991, Quark Expeditions sailed to the North Pole for the very first time. The polar expedition specialist's 15-day, 20th anniversary cruise to the ...