Located in one of Earth’s coldest spots, Mount Erebus is the southernmost active volcano on the planet. Its caves are home to mysterious microbes that thrive in the blistering heat.
Forget floating hotels with shuffleboard and showtunes – these cruises take travellers to the world’s most beautiful corners in a style that even the cruise-averse will enjoy.
Antarctica is the coldest, highest, loneliest place on Earth, and for many it is the trip of a lifetime.
The frozen continent has enticed thousands of adventurers to explore its inhospitable geography, who visit in an effort to understand how this strange, harsh place can sustain life.
Mapping the World
A cartographer's guide to global destinations.
Seven ideas for travellers who dream of the final frontier, from a hands-free high definition video camera to a polar survival guide.