This week legendary expedition cruise
line, Society Expeditions, activated its revamped web site at
Combining powerful images with informative content, it serves as a handy resource for travelers, travel agents and journalists who are curious about exactly what the line`s special travel
experience really is, what features make the line`s new vessel the “New” World
Discoverer set a new upscale standard in the expedition travel industry, what
expedition cruises are available, and how to receive more information.
“Our new web site is one way we can show the special experiences realized
through expedition travel,” said company president Michael Lomax. “Our dedication to this special style of cruise travel has been extended even farther into the future with the recent acquisition of a state-of-the-art expedition ship. The `New` World Discoverer also enables us to market to a
much broader audience.”
The upgraded, expanded site exhibits some of Society Expedition`s renowned
photography collection, illustrating with dramatic, colorful images the
destinations it explores. Comprehensive content explains what expedition
voyages are, where they go, what activities and experiences to expect, voyage
departure schedules and itineraries for 2001-2002, and company history. Your
Ship page outlines vessel facilities, accommodations, services and onboard
Click on appealing images from Antarctica, Alaska and the Russian Far East
or the South Pacific and see selected special voyage itineraries with
pictures. Click the menu bar on the destination pages and review a one-day
excerpt from one of the line`s traditional voyage logs, describing experiences
on a previous sailing. Because visits are made to remote, less familiar
destinations, the web site and four new brochures are designed to be content
rich. Both online and print materials provide information gathered from years
of research and discovery by this 25-year-old expedition travel company.
Move to the Expedition Activities page and learn about exploring remote
locations in go-everywhere Zodiacs while guided by experts in the region`s
special cultural, wildlife or scientific phenomena. Click on the pictures of
the resident experts and read about their expertise.
Travel agents and the media can request materials, e-mail the company directly, and read the latest press releases. Consumers can directly order the line`s new brochures and select how they wish to receive communication and materials.