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  • Horses feeding in misty air

    © Dennis Minty

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    Dune Time: A Visit to Sable Island

    Adventure Canada was the first ship-based travel company to ever visit the Sable Island National Park Reserve, and in this personal account full of wonder and nostalgia, photographer and naturalist Dennis Minty takes us along for a stroll across its dunes.

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  • Redstock bay nunavut black and white

    © Scott Forsyth

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    A Stormy Start

    “A storm is coming,” the guides warned her on the first day. Shannon McConnell’s Out of the Northwest Passage expedition may have started out grey and stormy, but a little Arctic weather couldn’t stop this Californian from having the trip of a lifetime!

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  • Janet read light opens over water 5 29x40 oil graphite on duralar 2020

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    High Arctic Light: Wilding and Cultivation

    Artist Janet Read presents a new exhibition of her works at Propeller Art Gallery in Toronto, Ontario, based on her travels on Adventure Canada’s Out of the Northwest Passage expedition. Here, she tells us about her journey, inspirations, and process.

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  • Ian with gunna and trausti

    © Shannon McConnell

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    A Family Trip to Remember

    To celebrate her son’s high school graduation, Shannon McConnell and her family explored some of Europe’s most beautiful wild coasts on our 2019 Iceland Circumnavigation. Here, Shannon reminisces about the sights they saw, and the craft microbrews they sampled, on their last family trip before their son fledged the nest.

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  • Seal meal sunset

    © Victoria Polsoni

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    Taste of Place: Circumnavigating Newfoundland

    Destination Canada has recognized our Newfoundland Circumnavigation, including our new Taste of Place culinary program, as a Canadian Signature Experience. Anita Stewart was a Special Guest for our 2019 Newfoundland Circumnavigation, and here she writes from the heart about the tenacity of Newfoundlanders and their traditional foods.

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    © Rhonda Muir

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    An Introvert Goes Exploring

    Self-proclaimed introvert Rhonda Muir wondered if she’d be overwhelmed travelling on our Scotland Slowly expedition. She was happy to find quiet places for solitude while aboard the Ocean Endeavour, loved the opportunity to explore on her own while ashore, and met like-minded kindred spirits among her travelling companions.

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  • 7 archaeologist diving

    © Glen Gould

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    A Visit to the Wrecks of the HMS Erebus and HMS Terror National Historic Site of Canada

    In 2019, guests aboard Adventure Canada’s Out of the Northwest Passage expedition became the first public visitors to the site of the wreck of the HMS Erebus, in partnership with Parks Canada. Here, Bunny Laden shares her personal experience of being part of this historic visit.

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