A National Geographic expert will accompany each departure to share insights and a rare behind-the-scenes perspective. Listed below are some of the experts and the departure date(s) they will be joining.
Documentary photographer and visual anthropologist Alison Wright travels across the globe to photograph indigenous cultures while covering issues concerning the human condition. She has produced ten books, including Human Tribe, a collection of global portraits celebrating our remarkable human tapestry. Alison is a frequent contributor to National Geographic Traveler magazine, a recipient of the Dorothea Lange Award in Documentary Photography and a two-time winner of the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award. She is the founder of the non-profit Faces of Hope, which globally supports women and children in crisis by providing them with education and healthcare. Asia is Alison's second home, and she has been traveling to Bhutan for more than two decades.