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Our newest small-group trips, provided in partnership with G Adventures, blend fun, hands-on exploration with meaningful cultural encounters, as well as more free time and choices, all for an unbeatable value. See All »
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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.
Award-winning photographer and videographer Eric Kruszewski has published his work on National Geographic’s digital platforms and in international print editions of National Geographic Traveler. A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Eric’s travels have taken him to dozens of countries around the world, where he covers cultural and social topics. He regularly leads photography workshops for National Geographic and has traveled to many locations with National Geographic Expeditions. Eric is the only photographer to win the Grand Prize in National Geographic's annual Expedition Moments Photo Contest twice.
Photographer Jim Richardson has produced more than 40 stories for National Geographic magazine and National Geographic Traveler, where he is a contributing editor. Jim’s work on environmental issues resulted in two cover stories for National Geographic in 2008—one on light pollution and another on the state of the world’s soil. More recently, Jim shot and wrote the National Geographic Traveler story titled "My Scottish Obsession" for the August/September 2012 issue. His work has appeared in Time, Newsweek, Life, and Sports Illustrated, and been featured on CBS News Sunday Morning and ABC's Nightline. The Society's assignment photographers voted Jim the National Geographic "Photographer's Photographer" in 2015.