Anastasia bay is the perfect place for bird watching in Russia. Visitors have the opportunity to see the variety of shore birds that nest in this area and discuss with an ornithologist. You will also have the chance to photograph the walruses hauled out along the beach.
Lavrova Bay forms part of the Koryaksky Nature Reserve, on the Kamchatka Peninsula of Eastern Russia. It is remarkable for its wildlife and landscape surrounded by conical peaks and jagged cliffs separated by valleys with waterfalls and tumbling freshwater streams. High cliffs offer birders fine chances to watch for soaring Stellers sea eagles. Stretch your legs among the tundra, keeping an eye out for brown bears, arctic hare and mountain sheep.
Meynypilgyno is a rural locality in Russia, located southwest of Beringovsky. Fishing is the primary means of employment in the village. Meynypilgyno has modern facilities in the shape of a hospital, post office, high school and daycare centre. It has also a museum which is dedicated to local ethnography and culture.
Nome is a city of a vital significance in Alaska. This place offers excellent tundra views and an amazing wildlife. Grizzly bears, moose and many species of birds will be seen here, for sure. Visitors can enjoy numerous activities not only in winter but also in summer. The most famous activity is Iditarod Sled Dog Race that takes place every March and it is one of the toughest sled dog race in the world. Nome is an area of Alaska that satisfy every taste!
Peter Bay known, also, as Peter the Great Gulf consists of smaller bays and it is the widest gulf in the Sea of Japan. The view of the enormous tundra valleys will be spectacular. Rocky coastlines on the one side and mountains on the other compose the landscape. Do not miss a visit to the famous Goose Lake where you can admire the popular plant of lotus that grows up here.
Provideniya is the administrative center of Providensky District of Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Russia. The city is located on Komsomolskaya Bay, across the Bering Strait from Alaska. There is a technical school, one functioning cinema, a post office, a museum of Chukotka history and culture and one of the only two ski slopes in Chukotka.
Tymlat is located in the Russian Far East on the Tymlat River that flows into the Bering Sea. The village is in the Koryak Autonomous Area in the Karaginskiy Region of Kamchatka. The village was established in the mid-19th century as a trading post. Some residents of Tymlat continue to use dog-sleds in winter as a means of transportation. Traditional harvest includes salmon, navaga (a member of the cod family), herring, caviar, reindeer and marine mammals.
The International Date Line (IDL) is an imaginary line on the surface of the Earth, that runs from the north to the south pole and demarcates one calendar day from the next. It passes through the middle of the Pacific Ocean, roughly following the 180° longitude but it deviates to pass around some territories and island groups.
The International Date line is on the opposite side of the Earth to the Prime Meridian. The Prime Meridian helps to define Universal Time and is the meridian from which all other time zones are calculated. The International Date Line and the moving point of midnight separate the two calendar days that are current somewhere on Earth.
Yttygran Island is an island in the Bering Sea 24 km northwest of Cape Chaplino, close to the coast of Chukotka. It is located 3.8 km to the south of Arakamchechen Island. Beluga whales are common in the waters around Arakamchechen and Yttigran Islands. Nowadays this island is popular with ecotourists.
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Silver Explorer expedition cruise ship has been designed specifically for navigating waters in some of the world’s most remote destinations, including both of earth’s polar regions. A strengthened hull with a Lloyd’s Register ice-class notation for passenger vessels enables Silver Explorer to safely push through ice floes with ease. A fleet of Zodiac boats allows Silversea Expedition guests to visit even the most off-the-beaten path locations and an expert Expedition Team provides insight and understanding to each unforgettable Silver Explorer luxury cruise adventure.
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SILVERSEA CLASSIC FLEET
Silver Cloud - 296 Guests Resembling a private yacht, Silver Cloud sets the standard of excellence as the inaugural ship. Recently refurbished in 2012, she provides the most intimate sailing experiences, the luxury of space and the ability to slip into exotic ports off the beaten path.
Silvel Wind - 296 Guests Embraces Silversea's most lauded features ... fewer guests, more space and highly personalised service. One of the most intimate ships, afloat, she is still large enough to offer multiple entertainment venues, plenty of room on deck and a spacious spa.
Silver Shadow - 382 Guests takes award-winning, all-suite luxury to the next level while maintaining Silversea's genuine hospitality and intimate, elegant ambience. This ship features one of the highest space-to-guest ratios in cruising.
Silver Whisper - 382 Guests Maintaining an intimate ambience offers many amenities usually found only on larger ships. She reinforces Silversea's reputation for combining small-ship service with a choice of wide-ranging facilities.
Silver Spirit - 540 Guests combines our distinctive luxuries and celebrated lifestyle with new enhancements, including six dining venues, an expansive 8,300 square foot spa, a resort-style pool, four whirlpools, and the largest suites in the Silversea fleet - 95% with private verandas.
SILVERSEA EXPEDITION FLEET
Silver Explorer - 132 Guests Designed for navigating waters in some of the world's most remote destinations, including both polar regions, our purpose-built expedition ship can push through ice floes with ease. She offers a level of luxury and service unmatched in expeditiong cruising.
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