Wildlife spotting on board an Antarctic Expedition Cruise Ship

The Drake Passage

Wildfoot Travel expert Natalie Greenhalgh explains about the legendary stretch of water know as the Drake Passage and what it means to those venturing to Antarctica. The Drake Passage…an infamous 600-mile-wide passage between South America’s Cape Horn and the South Shetland Island’s of Antarctica. For some, this crossing is all part of an exciting adventure. […]

Lizards on the Galapagos Ecuador Wildlife Spectacular Cruise

Cynthia Bressani’s Ecuador/Galapagos Photo Gallery

Cynthia Bressani joined us for another adventure recently. This time Cynthia opted for our ‘Wildlife Spectacular To Ecuador and The Galapagos’. Here she kindly shares her photos from that trip in this beautiful and varied photo gallery. Thanks for sharing the photos with us Cynthia. If you’d like to know more about our Galapagos/Ecuador Wildlife Spectacular […]

Polar Bear Photo taken by Brian Clasper

The Realm of The Polar Bear – Brian’s Photo Gallery

Brian  Clasper joined us on one of our ‘Realm of The Polar Bear’ trips. Here he shares his photographic account of the experience. And what an experience it was. Thanks for sharing the photos Brian. If you’d like to find out more about the ‘Realm Of The Polar Bear’ click here       SaveSave […]

The amazing wildlife of Costa Rica

The Amazing Wildlife Of Costa Rica – Eddie’s Photo Gallery

Wildfoot travellers Eddie and John took one of our trips to Costa Rica recently. Photographer Eddie Laker took all these amazing photos on their trip and sent them in so we could share them. They clearly illustrate what an amazing place Costa Rica is – and what a great photographer Eddie Laker is. Thanks again […]

Polar Cruise Vessel The Spirit Of Enderby

Jewel of the Russian Far East

Mike Unwin is a freelance travel and nature writer based in Brighton UK. He writes regularly for the Telegraph, Independent, BBC Wildlife and numerous other publications, and is the author of more than 30 books for both adults and children. In 2013 Mike was voted UK Travel Writer of the Year by the British Guild of Travel […]

9 year old dominant male tiger

Harsh Vardhan – Wildfoot Ambassador

Pioneering Indian conservationist, wildlife expert and good friend of Wildfoot Travel, Harsh Vardhan is coming to talk at the Rutland Birdfair this August. Ahead of his trip, we caught up with him and asked him a few questions, to find out exactly what he’s been up to and what his plans for the future are. […]

Polar Cruise Ship Sea Spirit - Refurbished to the highest standard.

Checking Out Sea Spirit’s New Refit

I was lucky enough to get the chance to visit the M/V Sea Spirit after she had undergone recent refurbishment on all cabins. The M/V Sea Spirit is a purpose-built expedition ship that takes passengers to the beautiful regions of the Arctic and Antarctica. She has a very classic look inside with lots of wood […]

Making new canine friends in the Spitsbergen cold

It’s one thing to go on an Arctic wildlife viewing holiday, but quite another thing for some of the animal natives to help you on your way! That’s what our travel advisor discovered on the latest day of her trip, and it’s a testament once more to some of the incredible experiences that one can […]

A compelling museum visit and a chocolate faux pas

The latest enthralling journey that we are covering on the WILDFOOT blog took our senior travel advisor to Spitsbergen in Norway. As the story of the third day of their trip makes clear, a tailor made Arctic adventure with us is endlessly fascinating – even when it heads indoors. Day 3: Cultural Tour + Foodie […]