Region: The Arctic

National Geographic Explorer

A state-of-the-art expedition ship enabling her to navigate polar passages while providing exceptional comfort

The Arctic

In contrast with its polar opposite, the Arctic is not a continent: it consists of shifting, seasonal ice sheets around the north pole itself and, within the Arctic Circle, parts of Canada, Alaska (USA), Russia, Greenland (Denmark), Norway, Sweden and Finland. Very few people live within the Arctic Circle but it is home to an … Continued