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Beyond the Destination

The Zegrahm Blog: Your World. Our Perspective.

  • Circumnavigation of the Black Sea

    A Circumnavigation of the Black Sea

    January 26, 2016 | Video

    On our recent Circumnavigation of the Black Sea, guests explored six countries on two continents, learning about the incredible history of the region. From Istanbul's hippodrome and Trabzon's Sumela Monastery to the art of Turkish coffee, our adventurers learned about the staggering historical dimensions and cultures of Turkey, Georgia, Russia, Ukraine, Romania, and Bulgaria. 

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    Papeete, Tahiti

    Tahiti to Easter Island 2015 Field Report

    January 18, 2016 | Field Report

    Friday, October 30, 2015 - Papeete, Tahiti / Embark Caledonian Sky: We converged on the city of Papeete from distant reaches of the planet for the same reason: to embark on an expedition to experience the culture, wildlife, and landscapes of the South Pacific.

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    Escudo Hummingbird

    On Location: The Wonders of Panama

    January 12, 2016 | Blog Post

    Our first day in Panama was a true expedition-style day spent on the remote island of Escudo de Varaguas. An intrepid group set off early, landing on a long sandy beach dotted with abandoned fishing huts. A walk along the edge of forest yielded sightings of the endemic Escudo hummingbird, the golden-collard manakin, bay wren, and blue-gray tanager.

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  • Circumnavigation of the Black Sea

    The Art of Turkish Coffee

    January 8, 2016 | Video

    On our recent Circumnavigation of the Black Sea expedition, art historian Allan Langdale took some time to describe the process of preparing traditional Turkish coffee.

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    Scotia Sea

    Circumnavigation of South Georgia with the Falkland Islands 2015 Field Report

    December 28, 2015 | Field Report

    Friday, October 23, 2015 - Santiago, Chile: Crowns in my purse I have and goods at home. And so am come abroad to see the world. ~ William Shakespeare

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    Taveuni, Fiji

    Faces of Polynesia: Fiji to Tahiti 2015 Field Report

    December 16, 2015 | Field Report

    Saturday & Sunday, October 17 & 18, 2015 - Nadi, Fiji / Lautoka / Embark Caledonian Sky / Taveuni: We converged on the city of Nadi to experience the culture, wildlife, and landscapes of the South Pacific, from Fiji to Tahiti.

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  • Ushuaia, Argentina

    Reciprocity Fee for Entering Argentina

    December 15, 2015 | Blog Post

    Most of Zegrahm's adventures in the southernmost realm begin in Ushuaia, Argentina.

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    The Best Cultural Dive Sites in the World

    The Best Cultural Dive Sites in the World

    November 18, 2015 | Blog Post

    Long-time Zegrahm leader, Susan Langley, is the State Underwater Archaeologist for the Maryland Historic Trust. She is a dive safety officer for the state of Maryland and is a master scuba diver trainer through PADI. Susan teaches classes and seminars on marine archaeology, and recently had a project recognized by President Obama!

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    White Tern, Ducie Island

    On Location: Ducie Island

    November 16, 2015 | Blog Post

    As the sky began to brighten with an orange glow, a Zodiac was lowered and the scout party hopped aboard. In the scarce light, it was clear that wind and swell were pounding the reef around Ducie Island, a remote atoll and the fourth and final island in the Pitcairn group that we hoped to visit on this trip.

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  • South Georgia pipit

    South Georgia Restoration Project: Update

    November 11, 2015 | Blog Post

    Update | November, 2015: 

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    Kugluktuk, Nunavut, Canada

    Northwest Passage 2015 Field Report

    November 3, 2015 | Field Report

    Saturday, September 5, 2015 - Edmonton, Canada / Kugluktuk, Nunavut / Embark Sea Adventurer: Full of excited chatter, we boarded our charter flight this morning as we left Edmonton for Kugluktuk.

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    Little Auks, Northwest Spitsbergen

    Little Auks in the Arctic

    October 28, 2015 | Video

    Our recent expedition to the Arctic yielded spectacular wildlife results, including a visit to a little auk nesting site! Watch ornithologist, Mark Brazil, describe the incredible scene of thousands of birds.

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