Silversea Guests view Northern Lights on Silver Cloud
Guests sailing on Silversea Expedition Cruises recent Silver Cloud expeditions voyage enjoyed one of nature's most dazzling phenomena: the northern lights or aurora borealis. This breathtaking display of green lights flickering across the sky came into view as Silver Cloud cruised off the coast of Greenland in September.
Northern Lights seen onboard Silver Cloud. Photo by Lacey Dawson
"It's a real privilege for us to enable travelers to unlock such thrilling experiences as witnessing the northern lights," says Conrad Combrink, Silversea's Senior Vice President of Strategic Development for Expeditions and Experiences. "Using our expert knowledge and our collective experience, we create the conditions for our guests to enjoy remarkable travel experiences across the world; we're delighted that on this occasion Silver Cloud was in the right place at the right time for our guests to witness a once-in-a-lifetime display. Moments like these are what traveling deeper is all about."
Northern Lights seen from the decks of Silver Cloud. Photo by Lacey Dawson
In 2018, Silversea Expeditions celebrates its 10th anniversary of luxury expedition cruising. Over the past decade, the cruise line has specialised in taking travelers closer to the authentic beauty of the world, unlocking deep travel experiences in ultimate comfort with its fleet of intimate ships .
Expedition Team members are always on hand to share their considerable knowledge and insights with guests. They provide lectures in the Explorer Lounge, run workshops, lead Zodiac and kayak trips, and guide nature walks -- all of which is complimentary.
Silversea Cruises is recognized as an innovator in the ultra-luxury cruise line industry, offering guests large-ship amenities aboard its intimate, all-suite vessels: Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper, Silver Spirit and Silver Muse – all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance.
With the inclusion of the Silversea Expedition ships Silver Explorer, Silver Galapagos, Silver Discoverer, and with Silver Cloud recently joining the Expedition fleet, Silversea's itineraries encompass all seven continents and feature worldwide luxury cruises to the Mediterranean, Caribbean, both polar regions and hundreds of fascinating destinations in between. Silversea is also looking forward to the launch of two new ultra-luxury ships: Silver Moon is due to join the fleet in 2020, and Silver Dawn is scheduled to be delivered in late 2021. Both will be sister ships to flagship Silver Muse, maintaining the small-ship intimacy and spacious all-suite accommodations.
All photos by Lacey Dawson, reproduced with permission from Silversea.
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